A six-member Pakistan team will feature in the World Road Cycling Championship, scheduled to be held in Flanders, Belgium form September 16 to 25.
In a statement here on Sunday, Pakistan Cycling Federation (PCF) President Syed Azhar Ali Shah said: “For the first time in the history of Pakistan’s cycling, our female cyclists are participating in the World Cycling Championship. Pakistan team includes three female and as many male cyclists. Female cyclists comprise Ms Kinza Malik, Zainab Rizwan and Asma Jan while male cyclists include Ali Ilyas, Khalil Amjad and Mohsin Khan.”
He said the training camp for the cyclists under the supervision of PCF coaches is in progress in Karachi. “Muhammad Ali and I will accompany the team to Belgium to attend Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) Congress, which is scheduled in Flanders on sidelines of the championship,” he said.