Lahore, March 15, 2023 (PPI-OT): Sh. Mazhar Ahmad Secretary General PFB while talking informed that Pakistan Army Women’s Baseball Team has won the 17th edition of the National Women’s Baseball Championship 2023 after beating Pakistan WAPDA in the final match today. Higher Education Commission (HEC) got 3rd position beating Punjab team in the Bronze Medal match.
Sh. Mazhar Ahmad informed that Muhammad Abrar, Director General, Pakistan Sports Board was the Chief Guest on the Closing Ceremony of the event and he distributed the prizes along with Syed Fakhar Ali Shah President Pakistan Federation Baseball. Muhammad Yaseen Vice President PFB, Muhammad Jamil Kamran and Tariq Nadeem Member at Large PFB along with other officials welcome the Chief Guest and other guest of honours. A large number of Baseball fans were also present on the occasion. Syed Fakhar Ali Shah introduced Chief Guest with the players.
Sh. Mzahar Ahmad told that the final match was played between Pakistan Army and defending champion Pakistan WAPDA. Pakistan Army won the title by defeating WAPDA 19 – 10. For Army Humira scored 4 runs, Ansa and Samia scored 3 runs each, Atiya, Madiha, Waheeda scored 2 runs each while Rashida, Asia and Zahida contributed with 1 run each. For Pakistan WAPDA Zainab, Umm-e-Hani and Ayesha scored 2 runs each while Madeeha, Sidra Riasat, Anila and Maimuna scored 1 run each.
In the match played for Bronze Medal, HEC defeated Punjab with a score of 16 – 6. For HEC Tasmia, Momina scored 3 runs each, Irum, Asia, Taslim and Minahil scored 2 runs each while Nisa and Alina scored 1 run each. For Punjab Nimra, Asia, Nida, Kulsoom, Amna and Ramsha scored 1 run each. Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Guest said that the organization of women’s baseball event will be fruitful for the promotion and development of Women’s Baseball in Pakistan. I congratulate Pakistan Federation Baseball for successfully organizing this event.
While talking with media Syed Fakhar Ali Shah President PFB said that in May, Pakistan Women’s Baseball Team will participate in 3rd Asian Women’s Baseball Championship 2023 in Hong Kong. The selection committee of the Federation has selected the talented players for the National Training Camp of Pakistan Women’s Baseball Team. Federation will soon hold the National Training Camp of Pakistan Team with the collaboration of Pakistan Sports Board.
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