Karachi: A female Pakistani coach will guide Iran`s young women cricketers in their preparations for an Asia-level tournament later this year, the Pakistan board announced.
The Iranian team will compete in the Asian Cricket Council`s Under-19 Women`s Championship in Singapore from October 4-14.
"Ms Hajira Sarwar will help Iran`s Under-19 team on the request of Iran Cricket Federation," a Pakistan Cricket Board release said.
Teams from Bhutan, China, Hong Kong, Kuwait, Malaysia, Nepal, Oman, Qatar, Singapore, Thailand and United Arab Emirates will also compete in the event.
Sarwar will be the second Pakistani coach to help Iran`s female cricketers after Shamsha Hashmi trained them a few years ago, the release said.