Sports: Hockey: Junior U21 National Hockey C’ship from 29th Jan

Karachi: Pakistan Hockey Federation PHF is organizing the 32nd edition of Junior U21 National Hockey Championship from 29th January to 7th February at Faisalabad Hockey Stadium, Faisalabad.

The Championship is of importance as the PHF would spot talent and also widen the base from where a strong and formidable side would be prepared and groomed keeping an eye on 10th Junior World Cup to be held in India from 615 December 2013.

The players born on and after 1st January 1992, duly registered with their District or Provincial Association will be eligible to participate.

The participants should carry their original CNIC & NADRA ‘B’ Form with them and would have to produce the same to the Age Credentials Check Committee on demand.

The PHF has appointed Age Credentials Check Committee, who will with the help Local NADRA Staff verify and check the ages of the players and would apply ‘bone test’ or may resort to ‘facial scrutiny’ to disqualify the overage players.

The concealment of age factor shall render the player and team manager involved, to debarment, which may be up to one year.

The committee will comprise of Rana Mujahid Ali, Anjum Saeed and Danish Kaleem.