Pakistan's Indian coach stopped from travelling to Karachi

Updated: 24 May 2011 17:47 IST

The Pakistan Tennis Federation has stopped its Indian coach Beerbal Vadhera from travelling to Karachi or Lahore due to security concerns after the attack on the Pakistan Navy's Mehran airbase here.

Karachi:

The Pakistan Tennis Federation has stopped its Indian coach Beerbal Vadhera from travelling to Karachi or Lahore due to security concerns after the attack on the Pakistan Navy's Mehran airbase here.

Beerbal is in Pakistan holding coaching classes on the invitation of the PTF, who have hired him for a month, after obtaining the NOC from the foreign and interior ministries.

According to reliable sources, Beerbal was supposed to hold travel to Karachi and Lahore to hold coaching classes for young players but for the time being has been advised to remain in Islamabad.

Irshad Bhatti, the vice president of the federation, confirmed the Indian coach would not be travelling to Lahore and Karachi for the time being because of the fragile law and order situation.

Topics : Tennis New Zealand Pakistan
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