Pakistan’s junior hockey team head coach Manzoor-ul-Hasan Senior admitted that despite having no role in team selection, he was confident of a good performance by the players in the Sultan of Johor Cup commencing this Sunday.
England are looking towards ironing out the chinks in their amour in the debut in the 3rd Sultan of Johor Cup that gets underway at the Taman Daya Hockey Stadium in Johor Baru this Sunday.
Forward Mohd Azwar Abdul Rahman’s decision to take a semester break from his studies paid off when he was called up to play in the third edition of the Sultan of Johor Cup, which begins at the Taman Daya Stadium in Johor Baru on Sunday.
The Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) has appointed Olympic gold medalist Manzoorul Hassan as manager-cum-head coach of the national junior team that will fly to Malaysia later this week.
Having been set a target of winning the 3rd Sultan of Johor Cup by the Malaysian Hockey Confederation, the National Juniors are ready to deliver when the tournament gets underway this Sunday at the Taman Daya Hockey Stadium in Johor Baru.
Olympian Umar Bhutta was named captain as Pakistan’s junior team was announced on Tuesday for the third Sultan of Johor Invitational hockey tournament to be held in Johor Baru from Sept 22 to 29.
Out of action for the past three months, Indian hockey juniors will finally get to play at competitive level in the upcoming Sultan of Johor Cup.
And chief coach Gregg Clark said it will give him an accurate idea about his wards ahead of the Junior World Cup.
More than a decade ago, a young Harjot Singh would help his father Surinder Singh on the farm at his village Amloh near Fatehgarh Sahib, about 35 km from Chandigarh. A talk with a Chandigarh hockey player once meant that the youngster enrolled in the Chandigarh Football and Hockey Academy, Sector 42, Chandigarh, and the youngster has not looked back since then.