PHF Condoles Death Of Former Indian Hockey Captain
Umer Jamshaid 4 years ago Wed 20th July 2016 | 11:14 PM
LAHORE, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 20th july, 2016) : President, Pakistan Hockey Federation, Brig (Retd) Khalid Khokhar and Secretary Shahbaz Ahmad have expressed grief over passing away of former Indian hockey captain Mohammad Shahid, who breathed his last in Gurgaon, India Wednesday. He is considered one of India's best to have played the game and was known for his speed and dribbling skills.
Mohammad Shahid captained India in 1985-86. Shahbaz Ahmad here today recalled, "Shahid had natural hockey art which I saw in very few players. We played together in the Asian All-Star team in the first Intercontinental tournament." President and Secretary PHF offered Fateha for the departed soul and prayed to Allah Almighty that the departed soul may rest in eternal peace and grant courage to the bereaved family members to bear this loss with fortitude.