Srinagar, Feb 22: Tahir Shabnum who hails from Srinagar has been selected in the National Team heading for the BFA 13th Asia Cup Baseball Tournament scheduled to be held at Jinnah Stadium in Islamabad, Pakistan. (statetimes.in)
In a six-day selection process held at Chandigarh between 15th – 20th Jan by the Amateur Baseball Federation of India, Tahir made to the list of selected team members. A senior baseball player of the State, Tahir has represented J&K a number of times at the national level and also played for Kashmir University (KU) in All India Inter University Baseball Championship. Presently, Tahir is attending to the final coaching camp under way at Punjabi University, Patiala and shall leave to the venue in Pakistan on 24th February.