PESHAWAR: Former World Champion Jan Sher Khan will train players of Directorate of Sports Khyber Pakhtunkhwa as per the wish of Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mehmood Khan in this regard.
It has been decided that Jansher Khan will take steps to revive squash and nurture squash talent in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on a daily basis I will play games with the children of the academy and basic training in squash. Former world squash champion Jansher Khan said that the government has fulfilled his desire to train the children of the province by providing coaching opportunity.
He said that he would do his best to fill the gap created in the game of squash and make the country a new world champion. During a media briefing at the Peshawar Sports Complex with Director General Sports Asfandyar Khan and Director Operations Syed Saqleen Shah, Jansher Khan said that the facilities available to athletes in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa are unmatched in any other country. , Jansher Khan said that squash is the only sport in which coaching and training is very important. Due to lack of good training and coaching, the best talent of the province is being wasted.
He said that he has played squash for 25 years and can still play it. Welcoming Jansher Khan on the occasion, Director General Sports Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Asfandyar Khan said that the coaching of former world squash world champion Jansher Khan was a matter of honor for the players of the province.
He said that the provincial government is taking various steps for the promotion of squash, various programs are underway in search of new talent, 8 new courts are in the final stages of completion under the Revival of Squash project, he said. In response to a question that 9 squash courts, gym, swimming pool and hostel would be constructed on this land, which is being discussed with Peshawar Railway authorities for land lease, Asfandyar Khan said that the government has decided to transfer International Cricket to Peshawar.
I am trying my best to hold it. The design of Hayatabad Sports Complex has been completed but next time Construction work will start this week. He said that we will do our best to prepare Hayatabad ground before PSL while the final decision of PSL matches will be taken after the clearance of ICC.