PKF hopeful for a gold medal in Asian Beach Games

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Pak beat India to win Asian Beach Games kabaddi in Vietnam

ISLAMABAD, Sep 6 (APP): Pakistan Kabaddi Federation (PKF) has vowed that the team will return home with a gold medal from the Asian Beach Games scheduled to be held in Vietnam from September 23 to October 4.

Talking to APP, PKF Secretary Muhammad Sarwar said a six-
member team has been selected for the event.

The team includes Nasir Ali, Ikhlaq Hussain, Ibrara Hussain,
Kashif, Imran and Arsalan. The two officials to accompany the team comprise Maj. Nabeel Rana (coach) and Muhammad Ramzan (manager).

He said Pakistan secured a silver medal in the last Beach
Games held in Thailand but this time our team would definitely win a gold medal in the event.

“The team would depart to Vietnam on September 22,” he said.

He said the team’s training camp is ongoing here at the
Pakistan Sports Complex for preparation of the event.

“Besides Pakistan other countries participating in the event
include Iran, India, Sri Lanka, Korea, Nepal, Malaysia, Bangladesh and Turkmenistan,” he said.