LAHORE (Nov 22, 2021): Vice-Chairman Sports Board Punjab Rao Zahid
Qayyum said it is good to see game of kabaddi is progressing across the country
and now talented kabaddi players will be available for selection from all parts of
the country; he said this while talking to media at the prize distribution
ceremony of 2nd Inter-Regional Junior National Kabaddi Championship U-
23/80kg Weight (Asian Style) at Nishtar Park Sports Complex on Monday.
Secretary Pakistan Kabaddi Federation (PKF) Rana Sarwar, Deputy Director
Tariq Wattoo, Chief Consultant SBP Hafeez Bhatti, Administrator NPSC
Gymnasium Hall Mustafa Shah were also present on this occasion.
Vice-Chairman Sports Board Punjab Rao Zahid Qayyum distributed prizes
among the winning and runners-up teams and prominent performers of the
event. Earlier, he was warmly received upon reaching the venue and introduced
with the participating players and officials. He also had group photographs with
them on this occasion.
Peshawar defeated Lahore-Gujranwala by 48-20 in the final match while
Faisalabad-Sahiwal team got third position.
Vice-Chairman Sports Board Punjab Rao Zahid Qayyum said: We are
promoting all games among the young generation in all parts of the province.
“Though Kabaddi belongs to Punjab, it is encouraging development that this
traditional game is spreading across the country swiftly”.
Vice-Chairman Sports Board Punjab Rao Zahid Qayyum appreciated the
exciting and thrilling competitions of 2nd Inter-Regional Junior National
Kabaddi Championship. He also congratulated the winning team.