LAHORE   -    Six Pakistan women internationals are amongst 24 participants that have registered for the six-day ACC Level-II Women Coaching Course, which will be held at the National High Performance Centre in La­hore from September 12 to 17. 

Pakistan international players include Ayesha Zafar (29 ODIs, 20 T20Is), Iram Javed (21 ODIs, 51 T20Is), Nahida Bibi (66 ODIs, 54 T20Is), Nashra Sundhu (49 ODIs, 28 T20Is), Natalia Pervaiz (three ODIs, 11 T20Is) and Sidra Amin (48 ODIs, 25 T20Is). Farah Naeem, Saira Iftikhar, Samina Bibi and Shehla Bibi are other participants from Pakistan. Other participants in the course, include representa­tives from Bahrain, Bhutan (two), Hong Kong (two), Iran, Kuwait, Malaysia, Nepal (two), Maldives, Qatar (two) and Singapore. 

The Level-II course participants will be taught the advance coach­ing skills which include batting, bowling, fielding and wicket-keeping. This also includes work on communications skills, mental and physical strength, planning and creating quality learning en­vironments which help players graduate to the next level.

The course will be conducted by National High Performance Cen­tre coaches Mauhtashim Rashid, Mohsin Kamal, Rahat Abbas Asadi and it will be headed by Shahid Aslam. At the conclusion of the course, the participants will be given three months to complete their assignments. The successful participants will be awarded Level 2 coaching certificates. 

COACHING COURSE PARTICI­PANTS: Ayesha Zafar (Pakistan), Dechen Wangmo (Bhutan), Deep­ika Rasangika (Bahrain), Elnaz Parvin (Iran), Emylia Eliani Binti Md Rahim (Malaysia), Farah Naeem (Pak), Iram Javed (Pak), Janaki Bhatt (Nepal), Kary Chan (Hong Kong), Khadija Khalil (Ku­wait), Mariyam Zoona (Maldives), Nahida Bibi (Pak), Nashra Sundhu (Pak), Natalia Pervaiz (Pak), Ro­chelle Sherlene Quyn (Qatar), Saira Iftikhar (Pak), Samina Bibi (Pak), Shafina Mahesh (Singapore), Shahreen Nawab (Qatar), Shehla Bibi (Pak), Sidra Amin (Pak), Sob­ha Ale (Nepal), Tammy Chu (HK) and Yeshey Choden (Bhutan).