PAF wins Kabaddi Championship

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APP35-03 ISLAMABAD: December 03 - Vice Chief of Air Staff Air Marshal Asad Lodhi giving the prize money to winning team of Pakistan Air Force after the final of Chief of the Air Staff National Kabaddi Championship played at Jinnah Stadium. APP photo by Irfan Mahmood

ISLAMABAD, Dec 3 (APP): Pakistan Air Force (PAF) clinched the 1st Chief of Air Staff (CAS) National Kabaddi Championship on Saturday played here at the Jinnah Stadium of the Pakistan Sports Complex.

PAF beat Wapda in the final with the match score of 48-36 to win the Championship. Air Marshal Asad Lodhi, Vice Chief of the Air Staff, PAF was the Chief Guest on the occasion and awarded trophies and prizes among the winner and runner-up of the tournament.

Lala Ubaidullah and Waqas Jutt were declared best Raider while Waqas Rahim Gujjar was adjudged the best defender of the Championship.

As many as 12 teams from all over Pakistan participated in the event.

The teams included Balochistan, Sindh, Punjab, KPK, Islamabad, SNGPL, Police, Railway, Wapda, Pakistan Army, PAF and HEC.

This is the first time that PAF had organized the national level Kabaddi Championship.