Yangon: Myanmar will host an international billiard and snooker tournament in Nay Pyi Taw in August.
Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Singapore and the Philippines are expected to take part in the tournament, reports Xinhua.
Myanmar has selected six men for billiards, four men for snooker and two men to play carom. Four men and four women will also play pool events at the preliminary stage.
He (Major Dhyan Chand) is inspiration personified. He became synonymous with hockey. He became the parameter of hockey by which other player's calibre is measured.
Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal