The Pakistan Men’s Hockey Team, coached by Junaid Khawaja Muhammad and in the captaincy of Fareed Ahmed for Men’s Asian Champions Trophy 2016 tournament held in Malaysia from 20th OCT to 30th October 2016.
In the tournament Pakistan lost their 2 matches against Malaysia by 4-2 and India by 3-2 while won against Korea by 1-0 and Japan by 4-3.
Pakistan won their last match against Japan by 4-3 after a nail biting finish. Today Pakistan hard try to win this match to get place for semi Final match.
The match started at 03:30 pm on Pakistan Standard-Times (PST) while 3:00 pm on Indian Standard-Times (IST).
Pakistan Hockey fans can watch Pak vs Japan Hockey match on PTV Sports, Star Sports 4 and Star Sports HD4.
You can download the Complete schedule of the tournament here:
Six Country teams from Malaysia, Pakistan, India, South Korea, China and Japan are taking part in the event.
Pakistan won the champions trophy more than any other participating team. The Pakistan team defeated its traditional rival India by 5-4 in the final of 2012.
Defenders: Aleem Bilal, Mohammad Irfan, Ammad Shakeel Butt.
Goalkeepers: Imran Butt and Amjad Ali.
Midfielders: Rashid Mahmood, Tasawar Abbas, Nawaz Ashfaq, Fareed Ahmad (captain), Toseeq Arshad, Mohammad Rizwan Junior.
Forwards: Mohammad Irfan junior, Umar Bhutta, Arslan Qadir, Ali Shan, Ejaz Ahmad, Mohammad Rizwan senior, Abdul Haseem Khan.