Hockey training camp begins tomorrow

LAHORE: Training camp of Pakistan hockey team will begin tomorrow in Lahore in connection with the preparation for the World Cup Qualifying Round.

The Pakistan Hockey Federation has invited 31 players at the training camp.

Waseem Ahmed and Abbas Haider will not attend the camp as they are out of the country while Olympians Rehan Butt and Salman Akbar will not be included in the first stage of the camp due to their Dutch Hockey League. Both players are leaving for Holland on August 15.

The first stage of the Pakistan hockey teamís training camp will continue upto September 10.