Punjab basketball players will demonstrate wonderful performance in the upcoming 33rd National Games 2019; this was stated by Director General Sports Punjab Adnan Arshad Aulakh in a statement on Friday.
Director General Sports Punjab Adnan Arshad Aulakh said the trials of Punjab basketball team were conducted purely on merit. “Only talented and fully fit players are eligible to participate in a mega event like National Games scheduled to be held in Peshawar in November,” he added.
Punjab Basketball Association conducted the trials at Nishtar Park Sport Complex Gymnasium Hall with the collaboration of Sports Board Punjab (SBP) on Friday.
Director Sports Hafeez Bhatti, President Punjab Basketball Association Khalid Bashir and Maudood Jafri were there to watch trials activity of Punjab basketball team.
As many as 49 players from seven divisions appeared in trials and 16 will be shortlisted for camp training and after assessing the form and fitness of players during camp training a 10-member boys’ team will be finalized for the National Games.