Rushna Khan becomes first Pakistani Hockey player to play foreign league

Saturday 15 April 2017 2 weeks ago 39   Australia   Print

Hockey player Rushna Khan-File Photo

Report  Web desk : SYDNEY: Rushna Khan, national women hockey team goalkeeper, has become Pakistan first female hockey player to have signed a deal for foreign league. According to details, Sydney-based St George Randwick Hockey Club has signed Rushna Khan for a season. Rushna will represent the team in different tournaments during the span of six months. The national goalkeeper is excited about her new deal and says it will be a wonderful learning opportunity for her. Rushna debuted for Pakistan in 2015 against India and has represented Pakistan in six international matches. She also won Pakistan Youth Icon award in 2015. 02