Pakistan Hockey Federation

  • Olympian Shahnaz Shaikh to coach Pakistan hockey team 17-04-2014 05:13 PM

    Karachi: In a bid to pull Pakistan out of their recent slump, the Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) has appointed Olympian Shahnaz Shaikh as the senior teams' coach. Pakistan failed to qualify for the World Cup to be held in the Netherlands in June - a humiliating first for the four-time...
  • Bilateral hockey series with Pakistan unlikely this year 08-04-2014 07:24 PM

    Pakistan might be keen to revive the bilateral hockey series against India this year but Hockey India is not too optimistic about a 2014 date and feels 2015 would be ideal to renew the event between the two neighbouring nations. Top officials of Pakistan Hockey Federation had recently announced separate...
  • Pakistan keen on having hockey series with India 14-01-2014 09:25 AM

    Karachi: The Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) on Tuesday said it has resumed talks with the Indian hockey authorities to have a bilateral series as soon as possible. PHF president, Akhtar Rasool, told during a media briefing in Lahore that he was keen to have a bilateral series with India in...
  • Former Pakistan hockey players demand sacking of PHF officials 31-08-2013 09:44 PM

    Karachi: Former players on Saturday called for the sacking of Pakistan Hockey Federation officials after the country failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in history. As the beleaguered PHF officials tried to cope with Pakistan hockey's one of the darkest hours, Olympians and fans have...
  • Shakeel Abbasi asked to rejoin training camp 26-07-2013 11:22 PM

    Karachi: Olympian Shakeel Abbasi, who had been asked to leave the camp for fasting during training, has been asked to rejoin the preparations for the forthcoming Asia Cup in Malaysia. A Pakistan Hockey Federation official on Friday informed that the chief coach Akhtar Rasool, who had expelled Abbasi from the...
  • PHF names Imran as Pakistan captain for Champions Trophy 14-11-2012 11:31 PM

    Karachi: The Pakistan Hockey Federation has appointed experienced defender, Mohammad Imran as the captain for next month's Champions Trophy that will be held in Melbourne, Australia. Imran has replaced the high-profile Sohail Abbas, who was captain of the team during the London Olympics but has been dropped after Pakistan finished...
  • 'Stay away from WSH or face 5-year bans' 26-12-2011 07:10 PM

    Lahore: The Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) on Monday threatened to impose five-year bans on players who opt to play in the unsanctioned tournaments such as the much-hyped World Series Hockey (WSH), planned in India. The decision was taken at PHF's General Council meeting, where it also decided that the federation...