Pak team for Asian Netball C’ship to be named on Nov 26


Islamabad—Pakistan team for participation in the 1st Asian Men’s Netball Championship scheduled to be held at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from December 9 to 11 will be announced on November 26.
Talking to APP, Mudassar Razak Arain, President, Pakistan Netball Federation (PNF), said currently a training camp of the players is ongoing in Karachi and 22 players are participating in the camp. “A total of 12 players will be finalized for the final squad,” he said.
He said hopefully a 16-member Pakistan contingent will be participating in the Asian Men’s Netball Championship. “The 16- member Pakistan contingent will include 12 players and four officials,” he said.
He said the four officials to accompany the team in the event include umpire, physical trainer, coach and manger.
He said the countries to participate in the event include Pakistan, India, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Brunei, Japan and Afghanistan. “Pakistan team will hopefully depart to Malaysia on December 6 or 7,” he said.—APP