QUETTA: Selector of National Hockey team Shakeel Abbasi has said that five days Hockey tournament has been successful as more than 450 players have participated in it and measures are being taken to promote Hockey in Balochistan.
He expressed these views during a press conference here on Sunday. He was accompanied with President of Balochistan Hockey team, Mohammad Haroon Raisani.
While congratulating the players and federation on the successful five days tournament, he said, “Players were provided with full kits and it was not expected that a huge number of players will participate in it but they did” adding that further measures will be taken to promote Hockey in Balochistan.
He appealed to the Prime Minister and Chief Minister Balochistan to announce compensation for the martyred Hockey players and coaches.