Kabaddi competitions begin with great enthusiasm in Haripur District


In connection with the traditional games organized by the Directorate General Sports Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the thrilling Kabaddi competitions started in District Haripur on Saturday in which four teams from District Haripur are taking part.

After an interesting contest, in the opening match the team of Tehsil Ghazi recorded a thumping victory against Tarbela in a hotly contested encounter at 45-42 points. Tehsil Ghazi players were in great form thumping their superiority in all fields by racing up to victory. The two teams were tied on many occasions as there was a point to point fight that largely generated thrilling for the hundreds and thousands of spectators who witnessed the Traditional Kabaddi event organized in collaboration of district administration and district sports officer Haripur.

After the thrilling first match, another thrilling contest was witnessed among the teams of Tehsil Paniaki and Attar wherein Tehsil Paniaki recorded victory with a close contest at 37-31. The match also produced great thrills and despite having the support of the cheering spectators, the Attar team Tehsil Paniaki won the match.

Deputy Director Operations Jamshed Baloch was the special guest on this occasion. —APP