Sohail Abbas nominated for President’s Award

Sohail Abbas nominated for President’s Award

Lahore – Pakistan, Dec 20: According to a press release, the Pakistan Hockey Federation PHF, has recommended the name of Olympian Sohail Abbas for President’s Award for Pride of Performance 2013. He played hockey for almost 18 years in the national team, which is a great honour.

He scored 348 goals and maintaining ‘world record’ for maximum goals in the world hockey, out of which he scored 80 goals in a single calendar year, which is another record in itself. He was declared the top scorer in various Tournaments having surpassed the record of Paul Litjen of Netherlands (267 goals).

He was the top scorer in 8 international events and second top scorer in the Sydney Olympic Games. In the Athens Olympic Games, he was the highest scorer. He captained Pakistan hockey team in the 33rd Champions Trophy and 30th Olympic Games/London. He won Gold Medal for Pakistan in the Asian Games 2010. —- Image © newzstreet.tv

Lahore – Pakistan, Dec 20: According to a press release, the Pakistan Hockey Federation PHF, has recommended the name of Olympian Sohail Abbas for President’s Award for Pride of Performance 2013. He played hockey for almost 18 years in the national team, which is a great honour.

He scored 348 goals and maintaining ‘world record’ for maximum goals in the world hockey, out of which he scored 80 goals in a single calendar year, which is another record in itself. He was declared the top scorer in various Tournaments having surpassed the record of Paul Litjen of Netherlands (267 goals).

He was the top scorer in 8 international events and second top scorer in the Sydney Olympic Games. In the Athens Olympic Games, he was the highest scorer. He captained Pakistan hockey team in the 33rd Champions Trophy and 30th Olympic Games/London. He won Gold Medal for Pakistan in the Asian Games 2010. —- Image © newzstreet.tv

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