KP leads Taekwondo points table
ISLAMABAD: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) leads the points table of the first-ever online Taekwondo Poomsae Championship which has been commenced under the auspices of Pakistan Taekwondo Federation (PTF).
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa leads with 117 points bagging six gold, two silver and one bronze medals.
Punjab sits at 2nd spot with three gold as many silver and six bronze while Sindh (73 points) claimed three silver and seven bronze medals.
All affiliated associations including Gilgit Baltistan, Azad Kashmir, and members of clubs registered with the districts, provincial or national federation were participating in the event. As many as 400 athletes were featuring in the event to be concluded on May 22.
Foreign-based Pakistani fighters and players belonging to other nationalities including 36 foreign players from Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt, USA, Jordan, Russia, India, Philippines, Kazakhstan, Sudan and Nepal were also featuring in the extravaganza.
In boys 12-14 year, in Group 1, Shaheer of KP claimed gold, Naimatullah of KP clinched silver while Noman and Syed Faiz Ali of Sindh grabbed bronze.
In Group 2 Tahir Zakir of KP got gold, Muzamil of KP picked silver while Abdullah of Sindh and Manan of Islamabad got bronze each.
In Girls 12-14 year, in Group 1, Hadia Naeem of KP claimed gold, Maira Anwar of KP clinched silver while Mehnaz Khan of Punjab and Aleeza Nadeem from Sind grabbed bronze. – APP