Hockey Club Academy to be opened

MUSCAT: After the official opening of the hockey pitch, which is currently under way, Al Seeb General Club will open a modern hockey academy next year as per world-class standards.
Yousef bin Abdullah al Wahibi, Deputy Chairman of Al Seeb Club’s Board of Directors, said in a statement to ONA that the Club has allocated RO 0.5 million to set up an international hockey pitch. He added that work is under way at the pitch that will be officially opened soon at a special gala event, considering the fact that it will be the first of its kind in the Sultanate.
HH Sayyid Shihab bin Tareq al Said, Chairman of Al Seeb Club said in a statement after winning His Majesty’s Cup that the new hockey pitch is one of the grants of His Majesty the Sultan who dedicated RO 1 million for each sport club. — ONA