Rameez, Parnia of Pak WAPDA win Men, Women singles titles


It was an all Pakistan Wapda affairs when Muhammad Rameez and Parnia Khan clinched the Men and Women Single titles in the All Pakistan National Ranking Master Cup Table Tennis Championship played here at Lala Rafique Sports Arena on Sunday.
Member Provincial Assembly Malik Wajid and Managing Director Long March Sher Alam along with Chairman KP Table Tennis Association Azmat Hanif Orakzai witnessed the thrilling finals. Vice President Pakistan Table Tennis Federation Saleem Khan, Vice President KP Table Tennis Association Kifayat Ullah Orakzai, coaches Amina, Absar Ali, Saira Khan were also present.
Hailing from Swat, top seeded and international player Muhammad Rameez secured his top position out of the league matches as he won eight out of nine matches, another international table tennis player who also represent Pakistan in the Commonwealth Games in Goal Cost Australia, Fahad Khawaja of WAPDA won seven matches and secured second position, Shah Khan remained at third after winning six matches and Asim Qureshi won six matches at fourth.
In the Men’s team event, Pakistan WAPDA came first, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa second and Sindh third. In the Women’s team event, WAPDA came first, Punjab second and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa took third place.
At the end, the chief guest gave away trophies and medals to the position holders.