Azlan Shah a 7 team affair for 2018

The 27th edition of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup will be a seven team affair instead of the six as announced earlier.

Three tines winner of the worlds longest running invitational tournament , Pakistan, have bed. Included to the initial list comprising of Australia, Argentina, England, India, Ireland and Malaysia.

This was co confirmed by Perak Hockey Association Hon. Secretary M. Selvakumaran who is also the Organising Secretary for the tournament this morning.

Pakistan will be back in action for the 27th Edition of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup Men’s Hockey Tournament 2018 together with

other participating teams which are Australia, Argentina, England, India, Ireland and Malaysia” said Selva.

“The tournament will be held from 2nd until 10th March 2018.

“ In addition three courses will be conducted by FIH Academy with the collaboration of AHF and the Raja Ashman Shah Academy.

“This has confirmed after the Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) Executive Board Meeting held in KL on 22 December.”

The initial dates for the tournament was March 3-11.