PAF to face Punjab in 5th National Tray Hockey Championships semi-final


Lahore: Pakistan Air Force (PAF) to face Punjab in the first semi-final of 5th National Tray Hockey Championships tomorrow here at National Hockey Stadium.

PAF beat Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) by 3-2 in their last group contest. For the winning side Rizwan Ali, M Bilal, and N Imran scored one goal each. KP’s Usman Khan and Roman Taimoor were the goal scorers.

On the other hand, MPCL will wait for the result of a shootout between KPK and HEC to play the second semi-final of the event.

In the first contest of sicth day, Islamabad defeated Azad Jammu and Kashmir by 4-0. Usman Ramzan netted two goals, Azhar Ullah and Adeel Ahmad scored a goal for the winning side.

The second match was won by MPCL who defeated Punjab by 2-1. Arshad Liaquat and Muhammad Imran scored one goal each for MPLC while Hanan Shahid netted the only goal for Punjab.

Read: Sindh, Punjab win matches in National Tray Hockey Championship