Karate squad off to Delhi for South Asian C'ship
Eight athletes between 50-85 kilogram weight category, two coaches, a referee and two officials are part of the Afghan squad, the team manager told Pajhwok Afghan News. Mahboob Sarwary said the team was well-prepared.
An athlete, Rahmatullah Hassani, said: "We have done enough practice for the event and prayers of the people will help us earn the title."
Mina Asadi, a woman, is among the team members. Having taken part in a number of competitions, she was happy over being included in the squad.
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