The inaugural Perrier-Jinnah Hockey Tournament will be held at the King’s Park Hockey Ground on 21st and 22nd March 2009. The event is sponsored by the Consulate General of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and is organized with the help of the Hong Kong Hockey Association.
This tournament will feature the premier division teams from Shaheen Sports Club, Hong Kong Football Club, Pakistan Association of Hong Kong, Kowloon Cricket Club, Valley Rugby Football Club, Khalsa Sports Club, Singh Sabah Sports Club and the first division team from Elite Sports Club. There will be two pools and each pool will have 4 teams. It is a 9-a-side tournament and will be the first one in Hong Kong with cash price for the winners, runner-ups and all the participating teams.
An exhibition match between 2 ladies teams, Shaheen Sports Club and Elite Sports Club,
will be held on the final day, Sunday 22 March.
Details and other information regarding the tournament were announced at a Press Conference on 9 March.
Photo (L-R): Mr. Sheikh Amjad Mahmood (SAM), Co-Chairman of the Organising Committee; Mr. Vincent Wan of Perrier; Dr. Ahmad Balal, Consul General of Pakistan; and Mr. Sarinder Dillon, President of Hong Kong Hockey Association.
Please click here for the Tournament Fixtures.