National women hockey championship reaches to SF stage

LAHORE, Aug 08 (APP): Pakistan Whites, Punjab Colours, Islamabad and
Pakistan Board breezed into the semi-finals of the 5th National U-18
Hockey Championship, here on Tuesday at the National Hockey Stadium.
Punjab Whites outplayed sister team Colours 2-1 but the defeat failed to
block the way of Colours into the semi-final because of its better position on the points table.
In the other matches, Islamabad eliminated Sindh Whites 5-2, Pakistan
Boards routed Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa 11-0. In another match having on impact on the seeding of the team, Sindh Colours beat Balochistan 3-0.
Following are the results of the matches:
Punjab Whites: 2, Punjab Colours: 1
Punjab Whites: Sharika Sarwar & Zara Tariq
Punjab Colours: Hamra Latif
Islamabad: 5, Sindh Whites: 2
Islamabad: Beenish Zafar 2, Urooj Shehzadi, Khansa Bibi & Habiba
Sindh Whites: Asiya & Tehmina Parveen
Pakistan Boards: 11, KPK: 0
Sana Akhtar 4, Mahnoor Liaquat 3, Seema 2, Mahnoor Aslam & Rukhsar
Sindh Colours: 3, Balochistan: 0
Farwa Akram, Sadaf Tariq & Mahnoor
Tomorrow (Wednesday) is a rest day and the two semifinals would be played on August 10.
Thursday: Following is the programme of the semi-finals: Punjab Whites vs Islamabad (3:00 PM)
Pakistan Boards vs Punjab Colours (5:00 PM).