ISLAMABAD, June 22 (APP): The International Hockey Federation
(FIH) has praised Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) for launching
the Hockey 5s Championship.

According to PHF press statement, the world body (FIH) has sent an official message to the PHF saying that they are delighted to see that Hockey 5s is being launched in Pakistan. “We wish you (PHF) every success with your initiative,” FIH said.

It may be mentioned that the PHF is holding the OGDCL 5-A Side
Floodlight hockey tournament which is currently in progress at Lahore’s National Hockey Stadium. The event is the first major Hockey 5s tournament in Pakistan.