LAHORE: National Wrestling championship will be held here on March 29 here at the National Coaching and training Centre.

Chaudhry .Muhammad Asghar, Secretary, Pakistan Wrestling Federation said that all arrangements are being finalised to stage the event in a befitting manner.

Asghar said over one hundred wrestlers from all four provinces, the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan Railways, Pakistan Army, Pakistan Police and the WAPDA will participate in different weight categories bouts.

He said the national championship will help in identifying promising wrestlers to attend the training camp for the build up of the Asian Senior Wrestling Championship and the Asian Beach Championship, to be held in Bangkok from May 5 to 9.