CAS Karakoram Int’l Alpine Ski Cup 2019 – Slalom Event: Ukrainian DominateĀ 

Alpine Ski Cup 2019
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ISLAMABAD:Ā The second day of 3rdĀ Serena Hotels-CAS Karakoram International Alpine Ski Cup, was absolutely dominated by the Ukrainian skiers. They clinched two positions each in both men and women slalom races in the international event being held at the enchanting PAF Ski Resort Naltar.

Tsibelenko Levko remained unassailable in the Menā€™s Slalom Category while his countryman Nariichyn Andriy got the third position. Local sensation Mr. Muhammad Karim put up a spectacular show by finishing second in the same category of this momentous international event.

Meanwhile, in the Womenā€™s Slalom event Ukraine proved unbeatable as two Ukrainians Tikun Tetyana and Anastasia Gorbunova carried on with their superb performance from the last dayā€™s giant Slalom event, winning both 1stĀ and 2nd positions respectively. Pakistani skier, Gia Ali stunned her rivals in the race with her superb performance and remained 3rdĀ in the event.

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40 Skiers from 13 countries including Pakistan, Greece, Afghanistan, Turkey, Ukraine, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belgium, Morocco, Kyrgyzstan, Azerbaijan, and Tajikistan are participating in this grand event. Competing in the FIS races against the highly ranked skiers of the world has offered an excellent opportunity to Pakistani athletes to showcase their talent at international level and learn from their competitorsā€™ experience.

Winter Sports Federation of Pakistan, in collaboration with Pakistan Air Force isĀ organizingĀ and promoting winter sports in Pakistan.

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