PESHAWAR: The Pakistan Archery Federation (PAF) announced that they will establish three archery academies in Balochistan in order to develop the game. PAF President Malik Shahid Majeed was critical of the provincial government, blaming it for not promoting the sport despite good performances by players in national tournaments. Majeed said that there was a lot of talent in Balochistan that can be utilised by establishing the academies. “This will give an opportunity to archery players from the province to show their talent at national and international events,” said the PAF president.
Published in The Express Tribune, July 18th, 2012.