ISLAMABAD: A total of 61 players have been selected for the World Summer Games 2011 to be held in Athens, Greece from June 24, confirmed Pakistan Special Olympics Director Arshad Javaid. He also said that the players will depart for Dubai on June 20. “After a long training camp that concluded at the Pakistan Sports Complex, we’re hopeful of returning with good results,” said Javaid while highlighting that in the previous event which was held at Shanghai, Pakistani players bagged 89 medals.
Published in The Express Tribune, June 12th, 2011.
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