ISLAMABAD - The S&I U-18 girls national hockey championship 2016, powered by Strawberry Sports Management, will be inaugurated today (Tuesday) here at Naseer Bunda Hockey Stadium. The event was scheduled to start on Monday but due to security situation, it was delayed for a day. The championship is an annual activity of PHF women’s wing and it will be the fourth edition in which eight teams will take part over six days. S&I Mustafa Director Humayun expressed his delight at the opportunity to sponsor such an event saying it was to promote sports for greater peace and development in Pakistan. He emphasized the need for women to take part in sports. Strawberry Sports Management CEO Haider Ali Daud Khan termed the event as part of the journey for the revival of hockey.