All Pakistan inter-board girls netball championship kicks off


All Pakistan inter-board girls netball championship commenced in Islamabad on Wednesday as Rawalpindi, Lahore, Islamabad, and Hyderabad won their opening matches on day one of the tournament.

Rawalpindi outclassed Peshawar by 13-1, Islamabad beat Sahiwal by 7-5, Lahore defeated Mardan by 11-3 and Hyderabad walked over Rawalpindi by 15-8.

The Chairman Rawalpindi board of intermediate and Secondary Education, Dr. Tanveer Zafar was the chief guest on the occasion alongside vice-president Women wing of Pakistan Netball Federation Ashia Arian, Director Sports Rawalpindi Board Sobia Sultana Chaudhry, President Islamabad Netball Association Col (R) Ghulam Murtaza Shah.

The semi finals will be played on Thursday. It is pertinent to mention here that eight board teams are taking part in the championship including Rawalpindi, Peshawar, Hyderabad, Bannu, Lahore, Sahiwal, Mardan, and Islamabad.