ShadBagh Women College Lahore won Saif Sports Aga Open Women Powerlifting Championship with 39 points here on Saturday.
National Weightlifting Club Coaching Centre was places second in the first ever women championship with 37 points and Lahore Gymkhana secured third position trophy with 12 points at Greens Banquet Hall.
The Open Men And Women Powerlifting Championship’s male competitions were continue at the time of filing this report. The opening ceremony was performed by Ghulam Muhud Din Dewan, Advisor to PM AJK, with Mian Asif Waheed, CEO Waheed Sons. Saif ul Azam Khan, chairman Saif Sports Saga disrtributed cash prizes among the women powerlifters. Organizing secretary Aqeel Javed Butt informed that in 47kgs Sobia Ameen won the gold medal with a total weight lift of 135 kgs, silver went to Hira Zaheer 125kg and bronze was grabbed by Amber Saeed.
In 52kg class, Sahrish Asghar, Misbah Younas and Nadia khalil were the winners of first three positions.
In 63kg class, Nighat Qaiser, Saira Muneer and Saima Sindhu took three positions.
In 72 kg, the winners were Ushna Suhail, Pakistan’s international tennis player, and Aliya Shafi and Nida Arshad.
Sohail Zia Butt, ex MPA distributed prizes among the winners. Mrs Aazra Parveen, Ali Asif Waheed, Chairman organizing Committee, Kh. Samiud Din, Jaan Muhammad, Naveed Malik, Akbar Ali Ghakhar, Prof. Khizar Hayat, Ustaad Ghafoor, Ahsan Iqbal, Muhammad Tariq Butt, M. Idrees Butt, Kh. Fasih ud Din, M Hafeez Bhatti, Malik Waqar Hussain,Divisional Sport Officer Waqas Akbar, Ch.Amin, Ustad Shakoor, Azam Mian,Prof. M. Azhar, Akbar Murad, Sohail Javed Butt, M. Awais Akbar, Arshad Ali Mehar, M Hanif, Azmat Ullah ch. Azeem shaheed, Ahmad Salman Javaid Sarmad Nadeem, Zubair Yousaf Butt, Imran Butt, Jamil Awan, M.Asghar Malik Aamir Raza Anwar ul Haq Butt, Ustad Ghafoor, Ustad Shakoor were also pre3sent on the occasion.
Nighat Kausar of Lahore college was declared the Best women lifter with a total lift of 230 kgs, Nidha Arshad of ShadbadCollege was second best with a total lift of 215, Misbah Younas National Club Total Weight Lifted 192, Hafiza Iqra Arif National Club Total Wt Lifted 178 kg.
National Junior Wrestling
LAHORE: The final round of the 7th National Junior Wrestling Championship, 2013 will start at Punjab College of Commerce, MuslimTown, Lahore on February 17 at 11:00 AM.
Muhammad Khalid Mahmood, Chief Coordinator, Pakistan Olympic Association will be the Chief Guest.