Afghan golfers off to Bangladesh
The Afghan team consists of a coach and two athletes, Hashmatullah Sarwari and Nadir Nadiri, the Olympic Committee Spokesman, Mohammad Arif Payman, told Pajhwok Afghan News.
The South Asian golf tournament will be launched on March 30 and will last for three days, with the participation of eight countries, Payman said.
Last year, two Afghan golfers won a bronze medal in the tournament.
According to the golf federation, golf was promoted in Afghanistan by foreign tourists in 1962.
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