Musarat Shaheen of University of Sargodha grabs six gold medals
Peshawar—In the female events Punjab University secured overall trophy by recorded 212 points as Musarat Shaheen of University of Sargodha declared as best athlete of the year-2015-2016 when she grabbed 6 gold medals in the All-Pakistan Inter-University Men and Women Athletic Championship played here at Qayyum Sports Complex on Thursday.
Punjab University recorded 212 against Lahore College for Women University taking second position with 144 points while Sargodha University grabbed third position with registering 142 points.
Musarat Ali of Sargodha University bagged six individual gold medals by sweeping the female events. Musarat bagged gold medal in 100m, 100m hurdles, 400m, 5000m, 10000m and 1500m. Musarat of University of Sargodha bagged gold medals in the 100m race and become the fastest female athlete of the Meet, followed by Turab of Punjab University and Shafaq of Iqra University got bronze medal.
After winning gold medal in 100m, she also grabbed gold medal in 100m hurdles by clocking a time of 16.57sec, followed by Amina of Punjab University with her clock showing 16.87sec and Mehvish Urooj of Lahore College for Women University with her clock showing 19.54sec.
Musarat was the pick of the pack she won another gold medal in 400m flat race when Musarat won another gold medal, followed by Alams and Bisma of Lahore College. Musarat won 400m hurdles with a time of 1.06.94, followed by Farkra of PU and Asma of LCWU won bronze medal.
In the 5000m Musarat won gold medal, followed by Bisma of LCWU and Hina of PU, in discus throw Sadia Khalid won gold medal, followed by Qadil of Sargodha and Asma of LCWU,
In the Male Athletic UCP and PU tied the first position with 290 points each, Govt College University Lahore got second positon with 65 points and Peshawar University took third position with 64 points.
At the end, VC Peshawar University, who was the chief guest on this occasion, gave away trophies, cash prizes and certificates to the position holders. Deputy Director HEC Noor Naseer, Dr. Salahuddin Chairman, Sports Science Department Gomal University, Deputy Commissioner Peshawar Riaz Masood, Director Sports and Organizing Secretary Bahre Karam, Director Meet Farooq Hussain, international technical officials and international athlete Muhammad Shah, South Asian Gold Medalist Iltaf Khan, officials, male and female players were also present on this occasion.—APP