Press Release

 


9th Asian Cadet & 16th Asian Junior Judo Championships



Islamabad: September 21, 2015: Pakistan Judo Federation received an invitation for participation in the 9th Asian Cadet & 16th Asian Junior Judo Championships scheduled to be held from 8-12 October, 2015 at Bangkok, Thailand. Pakistan Judo Federation has decided to participate in the event. Pakistan Judo team will consist of male & female athletes M/s Muhammad Shoaib, Nadeem Akram, Qaiser Khan, Iftikhar Ahmed and Ms. Aqsa Hussain. Mr. Wajahat Sarwar will join the team directly from Japan. Mr. Abdul Malik, Manager and Mr. Sajjad Kazemi as Coach will accompany the team.

The federation approached Pakistan Sports Board for obtaining government NOC to participate in the event. Pakistan Sports Board will provide special grant to the federation to meet the expenses of the championship.


Muhammad Azam Dar,
Director National Federations
Pakistan Sports Board