A big sports event to refresh the Egyptian sport tourism .. that's how the importance of this major event was defined during the WSF men's teams world championship press conference.
Egyptian sports minister Khaled Abdel Aziz
took part in the press conference on Sunday morning at the Marriott where all delegates of countries participating in the event will be accommodated.
Abdel Aziz said that this major event will help refreshing the sports tourism, assured Hisham Zaazou
also Minister of tourism, who said that it will send a message to the world that Egypt is a safe place.
"This will be the first world championship to be held in Egypt since the Jan., 25th and Jun., 30th revolutions,
"Mohamed El Menshawy
the WSF Vice-President told SquashEgypt
. "I hope it will be media covered well. It's a golden chance for Egypt to let the world see it in the new-look.
Egypt will host the event in 10 years when the Egyptian national team then were crowned with there first teams championship back in 1999, before coming victorious twice again in 2009 and 2011.
The championship will take place at Al Ahly
squash complex from 12-18 December
, with the participation of 22 countries, including debutantes Iraq and Qatar