December 7, 2017

World XI hockey team to play in Lahore, Karachi

KARACHI: A world XI hockey team will play two suits in Pakistan on January 12 and January 14, Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) secretary standard Shahbaz Ahmad announced on Wednesday. “A world XI aspect comprising gamers
from pinnacle global teams Argentina, Netherlands, Australia, Spain, and Belgium will play their first suit in Karachi on January 12 after arriving on January 10; whilst the second one fit could be performed in Lahore on January 14,” the authentic introduced. 

Shahbaz stated that former greats from Pakistan and other nations could additionally be celebrated in a PHF hall of reputation programme. The tour can also be taken as an opportunity to convince worldwide gamers to take part in the imminent Pakistan Hockey League. Pakistan these days hosted a world XI side for cricket suits. 

The occasion turned into visible as a crucial step within the go back of worldwide carrying activities to us of an after an assault on a Sri Lankan cricket crew in 2009 compelled Pakistan to play ‘home’ suits first in England, and later the United Arab Emirates.