PTBF apply for NOC to participate in 22nd Asian Tenpin Bowling Championship 2012 in Hong Kong
Karachi – Pakistan, August 09, 2012: Pakistan Tenpin Bowling Federation has submitted application for NOC and funds to participate in 22nd Asian Tenpin Bowling Championship 2012 in Hong Kong. In the championship apart from Pakistan, Korea, Malaysia, Thailand, India, Iran, China, Australia, Dubai, Uzbekistan, Hong Kong, Kuwait, New Zealand, Philippine, Qatar, Japan, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Macao and Indonesian teams are also participating. The championship will remain continue from 2nd to 11th of September.
According to the press release from PTBF, from Pakistan team Aleem Agha, Shabbir Lashkarwala, Saleem baig, Muhammad Hussain Chatha, Zafar Iqbal and Ijaz Ur Rehman are participating in the championship. Singles, doubles, Trios and Team event categories would be played in the Championship. From official President PTBF Muhammad Shuja Khan are joining the team.
While talking to media President PTBF Muhammad Shuja Khan and General Secretary Ijaz Ur Rehman said that our players has a lot of talent and If God helps we will perform extraordinary in the championship.
They further said Pakistan name includes at International level because of bowling game. But unfortunately we do not have sufficient resources for needed the promotion of this game.
They said that we request to President of Pakistan Asif Ali Zardari, Prime Minister Raja Parvez Ashraf and Chief of Army Staff General Ashfaq Parvez Kiani, It is all because of tireless efforts of PTBF that Pakistan name is renowned in about 140 countries. But here In Pakistan we have to face many hurdles to promote this. They requested to authorities to take sufficient steps for the betterment of tenpin bowling game in Pakistan.