KP squad for 36th National Boxing Championship announced

PESHAWAR: Secretary KP Boxing Association Syed Kamal Sunday announced Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Boxing Squad for the forthcoming 36th National Boxing Championship to be played at Lahore from January 19-24, 2018.

Talking to reporter, Syed Kamal Khan said that they held a day long trials wherein 44 players participated and among them they have short-listed probables looking after their performances in the trials. He said the female trials will be organized on January 16 at Hayatabad Sports Complex Boxing Arena. The female trials will be held in -48kg, -51kg, -57kg, -60kg, -69 and -75kg weight categories.

He said Gul Sher Khan has been nominated as coach while Sultan Mehmood would act as assistant coach. The selected probables comprising Eidullah (-49Kg), Mian Uzair Saeed (-52Kg), Hamza Rehman (-56Kg), Hamza Rahim (-60Kg), Amir Masood (-64Kg), Mohammad Faizan (-69Kg), Hasnain Masood (-75Kg), Shahid Khan (-81Kg), Ezaz Ali Shah (-91Kg) and Imtiaz Afridi (+91Kg).