DG Sports honors Cycling C’ship medalists



Director General Sports KP Asfandyar Khan Khattak Friday honored the medal winners of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s elite cycling team which got runners-up trophy in the recently concluded 65th National Track Cycling Championship held in Lahore. Men and women athletes of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa performed well in these competitions. In the competition, Halima Ghayur grabbed six medals, including two silver and four bronze medals in different categories. Noor-ul-Ain has two bronze, Laiba Riaz, Laiba Saboor, Ahmad Zeb grabbed one bronze medal each despite presence of strong teams in the Championship.
Ali Ahmed named one bronze medal in ‘Junior Competitions with Shahid and Aftab Khan won two bronze medals. The elite team of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa secured second position in their competition with teams like SSGC, Islamabad, POF Wah, Punjab, Sindh, Balochistan, Gilgit-Baltistan took part.—APP