National U-18 Championship rolls into action on Sunday


ISLAMABAD, May 21 (APP): First National U-18 Hockey Championship 2016 will roll into action on Sunday at Naseer Bunda International Hockey Stadium.

Speaking at a press conference here at Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) Media Centre, director of the tournament Col ® Ahmed Nawaz along with Secretary Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) Olympian Shahbaz Ahmed Senior and other officials said 16 teams from across the country would feature in the event that would be concluded on June 2.

He said 13 teams had arrived in Islamabad, while two teams would reach late Saturday night. He said the FATA’s team had not confirmed their participation in the event.