Pakistan win International Savate Championship with 8 gold 4 silver medals
Ali Ahmed Ch
LAHORE:-Pakistan team exhibited a wonderful performance and won the 3rd International Savate Championship with 8 gold 4 silver medals against Sri Lanka at Nishtar Park Sports Complex Gymnasium Hall on Friday.
Sri Lankan team grabbed 6 gold and equal number of silver medals in the championship held under the auspices of Sports and Youth Affairs Department Punjab. Director General Sports Punjab Mohammad Tariq Qureshi distributed prizes at the closing ceremony of 3rd Pak-Sri Lanka International Savate Championship.
Director Sports Nadeem Qaiser, President Sri Lankan Savate Federation Prasad Wickramasinghe, DSO Tanveer Shah, Secretary Ambreen Iftikhar and administrator NPSC Mustfa Shah and other officials were also present on this occasion.
Results of the Savate Championship:
Weight Name (country, gold), Name (country, silver)
45-50kg: Insa (Pak gold), R Lashika (SL, silver)
40-45kg: Mehreen (Pak, gold), R Weerasinghe (SL, silver)
70-75kg: RohanPari (Pak, gold), G Aberathna (SL, silver)
65-70kg: Kareema (Pak, gold), D Dissanayake (SL, silver)
45-50kg (m): A Rasheed (SL, gold), Massab (Pak, silver)
35-40kg: D samaraweera (SL, gold), Maham (Pak, silver)
55-60kg: K Dilaxiny (SL, gold), Sobia (Pak, silver)
50-55kg: Jennifer (SL, gold), M Weerasinghe (SL, silver)
60-65kg: Muneera (Pak, gold), D Abhaywickrama (SL, silver)
60-65kg (m): Amir Khan (Pak, gold), L Rathnayaka (SL, gold)