WAPDA Wrestlers shine in 63rd Senior Wrestling Championship 2017
Secures 1st position by winning 7 gold, 2 silver and 1 bronze medals
Lahore- November 6, 2017: The Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) wrestlers secured first position in 63rd Senior Wrestling Championship 2017 held at Faisalabad. WAPDA wrestlers showed exceptional performance by winning 7 gold, 2 silver and 1 bronze medals with 97 points. Army secured 2nd position by winning 2 gold, 3 silver and 4 bronze medals with 79 points while HEC remained 3rd with 75 points.
WAPDA athletes shine in 2nd National Athletics Competition 2017
Secure 1st position in 3 categories, 2nd in 1 category
Lahore - October 31, 2017: Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) athletes outclassed their competitors in the 2nd National Athletics Competition 2017, as WAPDA secures first position in three categories of the event, while second in the fourth category according to the medal tally.
The 2-day National Athletics Competition was held at Islamabad. The athletes from the four provinces namely Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Punjab and Sindh, Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), Gilgit Baltistan (GB), Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), Islamabad, Army, Higher Education Commission (HEC) Navy, Railways and WAPDA participated in the National Competition.
Category-wise results of the event are as under:
Men (Junior): First position by WAPDA and second position by HEC
Women (Junior): First position by WAPDA and second position by HEC
Men (Youth): First position by WAPDA and second position by Railways
Women (Youth): First position by Sindh and second position by WAPDA
Lahore 29, October: WAPDA’s Abbas Zeb won the Punjab National Junior Squash Championship organized by Punjab Squash Association. He clinched the title by overpowering his opponent Zeeshan Gull of Zarai Taraqiati Bank (ZTBL) in straight sets 3-0 in the final.
It is a matter of great honor for WAPDA that M/S. Rizwana Yasmin and Ambreen Arshad WAPDA Players have been apointed as Captain and Vice Captain respectively of Pakistan Women Hockey team which will participate in Asian Challange Hockey Cup to be held at Buronai Darul Islam from 22nd to 29th October, 2017.
Further out of 18 members of Pakistan Hockey team, 11 Players belong to WAPDA.