Trials for Davis Cup team by end of next month


Islamabad—Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) will hold trials to select a three-member team and a standby player at Syed Dilawar Abbas PTF Tennis Complex Islamabad (Clay courts) from December 27 to 31.
According to a press release issued here on Saturday, following nine players on the basis of their current ranking are eligible to appear in the trials – Muhammad Shoaib , Hamza bin Rehan ,Huzaifa Abdul Rehman ,Amin Shafi ,Noman Aftab ,Zubair Raja ,Nalain Abbas and Sami Zeb Aqib Umar.
The PTF has also asked other players, born between 2001-2004 to take part in the trials.
In addition to that all provincial and Islamabad Tennis Associations are entitled to one wild card for the trials.
All invited Players are entitled to return economy class railway fair and accommodation. All wild cards holder will bear all their expenses themselves and only accommodation shall be provided at PTF.
They shall be entitled to Railway fare also if selected in the team. Provincial Tennis associations have been asked to select best player for wild card nomination and send their names latest by December 20.—APP