Initial group of 24 to be assessed from Sunday
The Pakistan Hockey Federation has announced the 24 players that will take part in the training camp ahead of the Owen G Glenn FIH Champions Trophy, which takes place early next month in Auckland, New Zealand.
The group will come together at the Naseer Bunda Hockey Stadium in Islamabad on Sunday 13th November, with the final squad being confirmed on Sunday 20th November.
The training squad contains many of the expected big names, including world record goal-scorer Sohail Abbas, live-wire attacker Shakeel Abbasi and veteran midfielder Waseem Ahmed. The complete squad can be found below.
Pakistan will travel to the Owen G Glenn FIH Champions Trophy determined to maintain their recent good form, which included a victory over world champions Australia just over one week ago.
Owen G Glenn FIH Champions Trophy – Pakistan Training Squad
Muhammad Imran, Shakeel Abbasi, Syed Kashif Shah, Muhammad Rizwan Junior, Waseem Ahmed, Rashid Mehmood, Fareed Ahmed, Muhammad Tousiq, Muhammad Waqas, Sohail Abbas, Muhammad Rizwan Senior, Muhammad Zubair, Abdul Haseem Khan, Imran Shah, Muhammad Umar Bhutta, Muhammad Irfan Senior, Shafqat Rasool, M. Kashif Javed, Ali Shan, Muhammad Irfan Junior, Salman Akbar, Tasawar Abbas, Muhammad Suleman, Muhammad Kashif.
Pakistan Hockey Federation Media Release