Inter-Services Hockey Championship: Pakistan Army’s winning streak continues, Air Force defeated by a large margin, Pakistan Army defeated Air Force by 1-6 goals to establish the first position with 6 points in pool matches, special guest director of today’s match Army Sports Directorate was Brigadier Zaheer Akhtar.
According to details, Pakistan Army defeated the host team Pakistan Air Force by a big margin in the third match of the Inter-Services Hockey Championship at PAF Base Peshawar under the auspices of Pakistan Air Force Sports Control Committee under the auspices of Pakistan Hockey Federation. The Pakistan Army scored six goals in a row for the Air Force while the Air Force team scored one goal. Shahid Ali scored a field goal for Pakistan Army in the second minute of the game. In the 5th minute of the game, Army’s Rao Farhan consolidated the lead with a field goal. In the 14th minute of the game, Muhammad Waqas of Army scored a goal on penalty stroke and scored the third goal for Army. Mohammad Emad scored the fourth goal for Army in the 28th minute of the game on a penalty stroke. In the 45th minute of the game, PAF player Waqas scored a field goal to reduce his team’s goal deficit but in the 48th minute of the game In the minute, Army player Ahmed Ali scored a field goal further increased the Army’s goal margin. In the 59th minute of the game, Amir Sohail scored the sixth goal for Pakistan Army through a penalty corner. The match was supervised by umpires Hafiz Atif Malik International and Yasir Khurshid International while Sabteen Raza was the reserve umpire. The judges were Syed Ali Abbas and Hamza Tufail while Rana Sajid was the technical officer.
On behalf of Pakistan Hockey Federation Syed Mohammad Zahir Shah was acting as the tournament director while former international hockey umpire Syed Zulfiqar Shah was fulfilling his responsibilities as the umpires manager.
The special guest of today’s match was Director Army Sports Directorate Brigadier Zaheer Akhtar. The distinguished guest was accorded a hearty welcome on arrival at the stadium and was introduced to the players and officials. Director Sports Pakistan Air Force Sports Control Committee Group Captain Ahmed Saeed Qazi and Zia Banuri were also present on the occasion.