ISLAMABAD: The fifteenth women Netball championship under Pakistan Netball Federation (PNF) and Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) will be held at Hamidi Hall, Sports Complex, Islamabad, from January 28 to 31, 2016.
All the affiliated units including Army, Air Force, Navy, Police, Wapda, Railways, Higher Education Commission (HEC), Baluchistan, Sindh, Punjab, KPK, Islamabad, Fata, AJK, LUMS University, Lahore Grammar School and Gilgit will participate in this mega event. The Sindh Women Netball team was the defending champion, said a press release issued here Tuesday.
During the championship, PNF will select the national women netball team for Asian Women Netball Championship 2016 scheduled at Thailand in the month of August.
Mudassar Arain, President, Pakistan Netball Federation has announced the “Rules & Technical Committee” for the championship, which include Mudassar Arain (Chairman), Muhammad Riaz, Major (R) Muhammad Saleem Ahmed Ch, Muhammad Rizwan, Muhammad Anwar, Nadia Begum, Ajaz ul Haque and Syed Toqerer Ahmed.
Meanwhile, Pakistan Netball Federation has also announced the Technical Officials/ Umpires for the championship including Maqbool Ahmed, Khalid Parvez, Muhammad Anwar, Shazia Yousaf, Yasir Javed, Muhammad Arshad.