Pak Army athletes earns laurels both at home and abroad

Rawalpindi: During the year Pakistan Army athletes have been earning laurels both at home and abroad in their respective filed. Recently Pakistan Army won the coveted Quaid-e-Azam Trophy for the 17th consecutive time with a medal streak of 110 Gold, 74 Silver and 35 Bronze medals. Award Ceremony in this connection was held here at Army Sports Gymnasium.

Lieutenant General Muzammil Hussain, Inspector General Training and Evaluation awarded cash prizes to all the sportsmen/women of Army who had won medals in 31st National Games, gave outstanding performance at international level.

In addition to National Games Medal Winners, Havildar Muhammad Imran and Havildar Muhammad Rizwan in Hockey; Havildar Zafar Iqbal, Havildar Basharat Ali, Havildar Liaquat Ali in Athletics; Havildar Ahmed Ali, Lance Naik Faisal Karim in Boxing; Sepoy Azhar in Wrestling; Miss Kiran Khan in Swimming; Miss Sara Nasir in Karate and Miss Najia Khan in Taekwondo were awarded special appreciation and awards for their medals at International Level competitions.

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