KARACHI - Team Pakistan comprising top seed Rashid of Sindh and Ijaz from Islamabad will represent Pakistan in the Euro Challenge Bowling Championship  to be held in France from March 28, it was officially announced here Wednesday.

Rashid is the national champion and gold medallist of 3rd Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Shaheed Tenpin Bowling Championship. Ijaz from Islamabad has played World Cup in Malaysia and 21st Asian Tenpin Bowling Championship in Abu Dhabi.

Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui, Secretary Sports & Youth Affairs, Mr. Aleem Agha Vice President of Pakistan Tenpin Bowling Federation & SVP of Sindh Tenpin Bowling Association), Amin Nasir (VP, STBA) and Romis Ali (Joint Secretaryof PTBF & Gen. Secy. of STBA) here on Wednesday addressed a joint media briefing in which they gave the details of the coming event.

Around 451 players, from 38 countries will participate in the competition.