Punjab girls dominate athletics c’ship


Punjab dominated in the National Youth and Junior Athletics Championships being staged here at the Punjab Stadium. It were the Punjab young girls who showed their mettle by winning seven gold medals while Army claimed just one gold medal. Naila Bano was the only Army athlete to have a gold and a silver while Nusarat Shabana of the Army claimed bronze.
Youth results (girls)
100m: Musawara Iqbal, Punjab, 13.87, Nadia Ayesha, Punjab, 14.17, Munaza Wahab, Punjab, 15.12
400m: Samabia Noureen, Punjab, 63.22, Naila Bano, Army, 73.46, Naila, Punjab, 81.17
800m: Samabia Noureen, Punjab, 2:34.02
5000m: Naila Bano, Army, 24:36.81, Naheed Fatima, Punjab, 24:55.48, Nusarat Shabana, Army, 27:27.47
Long Jump: Moizna Wahab, Punjab, 4.26m, Nadia Ayesha, Punjab, 3.67m
High Jump: Munaza, Punjab, 1.20m
Shot Put: Fatima Hussain, Punjab, 5.82m
Javelin Throw: Fatima Hussain, Punjab, 23.19m