Pakistan all set to host IHF South & Central Asia, Youth and Junior Women Zone II Trophy
IHF South & Central Asia, Youth and Junior Women Zone II Trophy is all set to roll into action from tomorrow at International Handball Stadium University of Agriculture, Faisalabad.
Pakistan Handball Federation (PHF) is all set to host an international level handball event named: International Handball Federation (IHF) Trophy South - Central Asia Zone II which will begin from tomorrow and will continue till 11th November at International Handball Stadium University of Agriculture, Faisalabad.
Total nine (9) nations are to participate in this mega handball bonanza where players from their respective teams will be seen competing will all their skills and talent to triumph over their opponents and take home the title victory of this international event.
Participating countries include: the hosts-Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, arch-rivals: India, Bhutan, Yemen and Maldives.
Pakistan is the only country in this zone which is organizing the event for the third time as PHF organised IHF, South & Central Asia, Junior Men & Women Zone II Trophy in December 2014 and IHF, South & Central Asia, Youth & Junior Men Zone II Trophy in March 2018 due to which the International Handball Federation (IHF) allotted this event's hosting rights to Pakistan for the third time keeping in view previous experiences.
While previous achievements of Pakistani teams include their gold medal in Men's Junior and silver medal in Women's Junior events in 2016 at Dhaka. In 2018 at Faisalabad Pakistan Men Youth and Junior team won silver medal as well.