| GEO Sports|
| Funds released for Pakistanís participation in World Snooker Cíship|
| Updated at: 1203 PST, Wednesday, October 22, 2008|
KARACHI: Pakistan Sports Trust released fund for Pakistan teamís participation in the World Snooker Championship.
Pakistani quests will leave for Austria on Saturday morning to take part in the mega event.
President Pakistan Billiard & Snooker Association Alamgir Shaikh told Geo News that chairman Pakistan Sports Trust Arif Hasan has released the fund of Rs600,000 for participation in the World Snooker Championship and now the Pakistani quests can take part in the championship.
He said that Khurram Agha and Saleh Mohammad would represent Pakistan in the World Snooker Championship whereas manager Abdul Wahid Qadir would also go to Austria to attend the meeting of the World Snooker Association.
The World Snooker Championship will begin from October 27.