KARACHI: The third edition of the Chief of Naval Staff Cup All Pakistan Hockey Tournament will start from August 1 here at Abdul Sattar Hockey Stadium, the Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) announced on Monday.
National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) will defend its title in the tournament featuring eight top teams of the PHF. The final of the tournament will happen on August eight.
PHF aims to conduct this tournament on the Federation of International Hockey (FIH)’s rules. Pride of Performance Olympian Nasir Ali has been appointed as the tournament’s director. Aslam Khan Niazi of Hyderabad and Javed Iqbal of Karachi will work as Ali’s deputy.
Event officials will meet for final arrangements for the tournament on July 31.