Saturday, June 5, 2010


It will be tough for KL Hockey Club to defend their title in the Asian Champions Club Tournament as WAPDA representing Pakistan have brought a formidable side for the tournament that gets underway at Makale in Sri Lanka on Sunday.

WAPDA have listed the likes of Sohail Abbas, Waseem Ahmad, Rehan Butt, Nadeem Ahmad and Imran Khan in their team and will play KLHC in the opening match tomorrow.

The other two teams in the tournament are Matale club and Sri Lanka Air Force.

After WAPDA, the Malaysian club side will take on Air Force on Monday followed by Matale on Wednesday. The finals will be held on Thursday.