LAHORE - Pakistan will be participating in the 27th Asia Pacific Amateur Golf Team Championship to be staged in Abu Dhabi from October 22 to 25.

The Pakistan Golf Federation (PGF) received an invitation for participation in the team championship and decided to participate in it for Nomura Cup, says a press release issued here. Pakistan team to chip in the event includes Nadeem Aslam, Taimur Khan, M Naeem and Ashiq Hussain while Brig (R) Nayyar Afzal will be the captain/manager. The federation approached Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) for obtaining government NOC to participate in the event. Pakistan golf team is taking part in the event since 1986. All Asian countries are expected to participate in the individual and team event.