KARACHI: President Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) Qasim Zia said that the announcement of the selection committee and the team management would be made within a week.

Talking with media at the National Hockey Stadium, Lahore, Qasim Zia said that the consideration of the names for selectors and the management has begun in this regard and the names would be announced after the consultation within a week.

Qasim Zia said that the promotion of hockey at grass-root level and its restoration is his first priority.

The PHF academies in 11 districts will start their work from January 1.