LAHORE: Director General Sports Punjab, Mohammad Aamir Jan said hockey is Pakistan’s national game and our national women hockey team should work hard to exhibit good performance in the coming Asian Challenge Cup being held from October 22-29 in Brunei.
He said this while talking with players during the women hockey camp at National Hockey Stadium here on Wednesday. Director Sports Mohammad Anees Sheikh was also present on this occasion.
Aamir Jan said Pakistan has wonderful past in hockey all the nation was proud of its past achievements. “Our women must play with national patriotism in the event and if they managed to do this they will definitely emerge winners in Asian Challenge Cup”, he added.
He said: “Sports Board Punjab has always extended every kind of support for the promotion of hockey and insha-Allah this practice will continue in the future as well”. Later, all the players were introduced to the Director General Sports Punjab.