ISLAMABAD Oct 14 (TNS): International Badminton Federation has allowed Pakistan Badminton Federation to organize International Badminton Tournament in Pakistan.
Pakistan Badminton Federation has decided to hold the event from 9-12 November 2017 at Liaquat Gymnasium, Pakistan Sports Complex, Islamabad.
Teams from Malaysia, Indonesia, Nepal, Maldives, Syria, Afghanistan, Turkey, Sri-Lanka, Vietnam, Cambodia and Pakistani Badminton Players will participate for top honors.
PBF have received entries in Men’s Singles, Women’s Singles, Men’s Doubles, Women’s Doubles and Mixed Doubles from the above counties.
This International Badminton Tournament will boost the upcoming players of Pakistan and the soft image of Pakistan. US$.8000/- will be distributed as prize money of the tournament. Medals/Trophies will be awarded to all winners and runners-up.
Pakistan Sports Board has recommended the Ministry of IPC to issue Government NOC, in principle, for holding the above International Tournament in Pakistan Sports Complex, Islamabad.
Dr. M. Akhtar Nawaz Ganjera, Director General, Pakistan Sports Board has assured Mr. Wajid Ali Chaudhary, Secretary General, Pakistan Badminton Federation to provide all possible administrative, technical and financial support for holding the event in a befitting manner.