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SBP Hi-Tech Under-17 Boys Hockey Tournament 2020 concluded successfully under the auspices of Sports Board Punjab and Dar Hockey Academy at National Hockey Stadium ground-2, Lahore.
Dar Hockey Academy Lahore pulverized over Fiaz Hockey Academy Sargodha by 3-1 to win the trophy.
Earlier Tahir Zaman Hockey Academy defeated Ustad Aslam Roda Hockey Academy by 3-1 in the 3rd/4th position match.
Director General Sports Punjab has congratulated the Dar Hockey Academy Lahore for winning the title. He also appreciated the performance of other participating teams.
Director General Sports Punjab Adnan Arshad Aulakh further said:
“We are making collective efforts with the collaboration of Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) for the revival of hockey. Sports Board Punjab (SBP) will organize more hockey events to trace fresh hockey talent,” he said.
CEO Hi-Tech Grain Limited Dr M Arshad graced the ceremony as a chief guest. The event had the presence of Olympians, Hasan Sardar, Dr Tariq Aziz, Manzoor Junior, Tahir Zaman, Tauqeer Dar, organizing secretary Danish Kaleem and a large number of hockey enthusiasts.
The victorious Dar Hockey Academy team was awarded the winning trophy and cash prize of Rs 2 lakhs at the prize distribution ceremony.
The runners-up Fiaz Hockey Academy Sargodha got Rs one lakh cash prize followed by Tahir Zaman Hockey Academy Gojra (Rs 50,000) and Ustad Aslam Roda Hockey Academy Gojra (Rs 25,000).
Following is the detail of other prize-winners: