AFP to hold int’l marathon

ISLAMABAD: The Athletics Federation of Pakistan (AFP) was likely to hold an international marathon later this year with foreign athletes to feature in the contest.

Talking to reporter, Mohammad Zafar, Secretary, AFP said we have planned to host an international marathon in which foreign players would be invited. “The details would be disclosed soon as the event gets finalized,” he said.

Responding to a question, he said athletes from almost all Asian countries including India are likely to participate in the marathon.

“We would also be sending invitations to European countries for their participation in the event,” he said.