UTSC Gulf hockey fiesta on Feb 8-9

February 06, 2019

Talib al Wahaibi (third from left), the OHA chief, and members of UTSC Gulf hockey fiesta at a press conference 

The fourth edition of the popular annual six-a-side UTSC Gulf Hockey Fiesta 2019 will be held at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex on February 8-9. The edition also marks the tenth anniversary of UTSC Muscat.

This event is being held under the patronage of Oman Hockey Association (OHA) and has also been approved as a six-a-side tournament by the Asian Hockey Federation (AHF).

Four overseas teams along with eight domestic teams will take part in the tournament.

Besides the 12 teams vying for the top honours, there will also be exhibition matches between boys and girls of Indian School Al Mabela and Indian School al Wadi al Kabir.

The details of the event was announced at a press conference on Tuesday in the presence of Talib al Wahaibi, the Oman Hockey Association (OHA) chairman.