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10th National Beach Handball Championship starts tomorrow

As many as nine (9) teams have lined up to take part in this three day National Beach Handball Championship 2019 which is all set to roll into action from tomorrow at Handball Stadium Agriculture University in Faisalabad.

Pakistan Handball Federation is back with a mega handball event, this time on a national level which has been named as "National Handball Championship" into the current year that marks its 10th edition. 

This championship will feature a total of about nine (9) teams belonging to different departments and divisions of the country, players from whom will be seen competing against each other will all their talent and skill in the sport so as to earn high honors in the championship. Army team will be defending the title.

Participating teams are as under:
1. Army
2. Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA)
3. Police
4. Railways
5. Higher Education Commission (HEC)
6. Balochistan
7. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK)
8. Islamabad
9. Sindh
10. Punjab

As per the information provided by the Pakistan Handball Federation, participation of Afghanistan's team is also expected in this championship subject to clearance from the federal government.

The end of this championship will also decide on the Pakistani team that will participate in the 7th Asian Beach Handball Championship in China from 15 to 22 June, which is also a qualification round for this year’s World Beach Games and the World Beach Handball Championship next year. 

After this championship ends, Pakistan Handball Federation is going to organize yet another mega handball event that is, National Beach Handball Club League, into the current year. This championship will feature a total of about six (6) teams belonging to the leading six clubs of the nation.

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