Tuesday, March 28, 2023

Kabbadi World Cup campaign for Pakistan starts with a win

Must Read

The Kabbadi World Cup started in Lahore on Sunday 9th of February. Hosts Pakistan and neighbors Iran started their World Cup campaign with wins.  Pakistan dominated Canada 64-13 in the opening match. Iran overwhelmed Sierra Leone 60-19 in the second match of the day.

Kabbadi World Cup
 credits- GNN

Teams from 10 nations are participating in this World Cup. The inauguration ceremony was a colorful one. A local band Seismic Tremors performed at the opening ceremony. Chief Minister of Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar attended the ceremony and said that ” it was a great honor for Punjab Government to host an International event for the first time”.

All the teams were welcomed by Punjab Assembly’s speaker Chaudhry Pervez Elahi. He recalled that 42 years ago it was his brother Chaudhry Zahoor Elahi who laid the foundations of the sport in the country.

Sports Minister of Punjab  Rai Taimur Bhatti said that the hosting of Kabbadi World Cup shows and sends out a image and message from Pakistan that Pakistan is a safe country.

- Advertisement -spot_img


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisement -spot_img

Latest News

Africa To Get $57 Billion From Official Creditors In 2020

WASHINGTON - Africa To Get $57 Billion From Official Creditors In 2020. The International Monetary Fund and World Bank,...
- Advertisement -spot_img

More Articles Like This

- Advertisement -spot_img