72nd Punjab Games 2019: Day 2
LAHORE: Special children and regular sports events were held on the second day 72nd Punjab Games 2019. Following were the results:
Special Children Events:
- Girls 1000 m (H.I): Asma (Lhr), Noorul Hina (Bwpr), Amber Niaz (Fsbd)
- Boys (M.C) category: Jamshed (Bwlpr), Abdul Saboor (Fsbd), M Annas (Lhr)
- Boys 1000 m (H.I): Yasir Ali (Bwlpr), Ali Muneer (Gujrnwla), Ahmad Fazal (Fsbd)
- Boys’ Athletics at Punjab Stadium: 100m: Ali Ahmed (Shwl) 10.42, Osama (Fsbd), 10.44, Shahanshah (R.pindi) 10.52.
In Table Tennis event, Faisalabad Division defeated Lahore by 3-1 in team event at NPSC Gymnasium Hall.
Following are the positions:
- Faisalabad – Gold
- Lahore – Silver
- Sahiwal – 3rd Bronze
- Multan – 4th Bronze
- Rawalpindi – 5th
- Sargodha – 6th
In Karate, Rawalpindi, with 60 points, dominated the Karate competition at Nishtar Park Sports Complex (NPSC), while Faisalabad and Gujranwala clinched next two spots with 40 and 22 points.
Sharjeel Butt of Lahore was declared winner in 55kg category in 72nd Punjab Games Weightlifting competitions. Gujranwala’s Haider Butt remained second and Abdul Raheem of Faisalabad finished third in this contest
The title of 61 kg category went to Lahore’s Muneeb while Gujranwala’s Saad Butt and M Aslam of Faisalabad got second and third positions respectively.
In 67kg weightlifting contest, M. Arslan of Lahore took the first position while second and third positions were taken by Zeeshan Butt of Gujranwala and Faisal Shahbaz of Faisalabad respectively.
In Archery competition, Lahore defeated Sargodha in the first semifinal whereas Faisalabad emerged winner against Bahawalpur in the second semifinal competition.
In Kick-boxing, Lahore team stood first with four gold and two bronze medals, Gujranwala remained runners up with one gold and three bronze medals. Faisalabad finished third with three silver and one bronze medal. The remaining positions went to DG Khan, Sahiwal, Sargodha, Multan, Rawalpindi and Bahawalpur.
Sports Board Punjab (SBP) is organizing 72nd edition of Punjab Games in collaboration with Punjab Olympic Association from April 3 to 6, 2019.
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