Pak team to participate in U-20 Asian Rugby C’ship

Pakistan will participate in Asian Under-20 Championship in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, starting in first week of next month.

A spokesman of Pakistan Rugby Union (PRU) confirmed that Asian Rugby Football Union (ARFU) had invited Pakistan U-20 team to chip in the tournament where hosts Uzbekistan, Singapore and Kazakhstan will feature as well.

It is the third time that a junior team from Pakistan will compete in an international event. Previously, it participated in U- 20 tournament in Philippines in 2009 besides taking part in the U-19 Asian Championship that held in Lahore a couple of years ago.