Peshawar wins overall trophy of U-21 Khyber Inter-Regional Women Games
PESHAWAR: Peshawar clinched the overall trophy of the KP U-21 Inter-Regional Women’s Games organized by the Directorate of Sports after winning 14 gold, 12 silver and seven bronze medals.
Dera Ismail Khan finished second with 6 gold, 4 silver and 10 bronze medals while Bannu secured third position with 4 gold, 7 silver and 4 bronze medals. Mardan won four gold, five silver, six bronze medals, Hazara claimed three gold, six silver and 13 bronze medals, Kohat grabbed two gold, two silver, six bronze medals while Malakand one silver, six bronze medals and got 7th position.
The event was organized in Hayatabad Sports Complex, University of Peshawar Gymnasium Hall and Abdul Wali Khan Sports Complex Charsadda.
In the second phase, Peshawar with 42 gold medals, 28 silver and 15 bronze medals in the first position. Mardan won the 11 gold, 14 silver and 31 bronze medals while Bannu Region won the third position with 9 gold medals, 19 silver medals and 14 bronze medals. Dera Ismail Khan bagged fourth position with 9 gold three silver and 8 bronze medals.
Similarly, Malakand Region was ranked 5th by winning 8 gold, 9 silver and 15 bronze medals and Hazara got sixth position with 6 gold, 14 silver and 18 bronze medals, while Kohat Region finished 7th after winning five gold medal, 3 silver and 15 bronze medals.
The third and final phase of U21 Games at Inter-District level will be starting from April 15-19 wherein 15000 players in seven women and 10 men games. – APP