Lahore Gymkhana shines in tennis


Lahore Gymkhana swept the Services Club in the Annual Tennis Competitions 10-0 here on Sunday at the Gymkhana courts. Although all the matches were closely-contested but the prominent and evenly-fought matches were two out of the 10 in which the pairs of Khalid Ikram Malik-Maj Talha Majeed and Khawaja Khurrum-Ijaz Gul showed character.
Maj Najam and Col Mukhtar against and Brig Samraz-Col Niazi respectively. Khalid Ikram Malik and his pair came from behind to undo the resistance unleashed by Maj Najam and Col Mukhtar. The losing pair was leading 6-2 but Khalid and Majeed held their nerves to beat them 8-6. In the other match, Khawaja Khurrum and Ijaz Gul defeated the pair of Brig Samraz and Col Niazi 8-6.