National hockey team meets warm welcome back home

LAHORE: After superb success in World Cup Tournament qualifying round in France national hockey team has reached back home Tuesday morning.

When hockey team arrived at Lahore Airport citizens of Lahore warmly received them and danced on drumbeats.

On this occasion Secretary PHF Asif Bajwah said credit of this superb success goes to excellent teamwork.

Pakistan team is eyeing solid preparation for Champions Challenge One Event being hold in coming December, he added.

Pakistan hockey team''s superb performance in the World Cup Qualifiers, particularly their attacking style, has been praised by former hockey players, who on Monday said that the country deserved to be in next year''s World Cup.