ISLAMABAD – 5-goal Zahid Ullah helped Wapda Whites demolish Balochistan 8-1 within the 65th Muhammad Noor Khan Nationwide Hockey Championship 2019 match at Abdul Sattar Edhi Nationwide Hockey Stadium, Karachi on Sunday.
In different matches of the day, PAF thrashed Islamabad 6-0, NBP outclassed KP 3-0, SSGC hammered Sindh 9-1 and Military Whites edged Punjab 4-2. Within the first match of the day, it was sensational efficiency by Zahid Ullah, which helped Wapda Whites demolish Balochistan. He scored fabulous 5 objectives whereas Adnan Babar, Rana Waheed and Suleman contributed with one one objective apiece whereas for Balochistan, Munawwar struck the one objective.
Mushtaq was hero for the airmen, as he helped PAF rout Islamabad 6-0. Mushtaq scored an attractive hat-trick whereas Mudassar, Mohsin and Akhlaq hit a objective every for the winners. Within the third match, Arsalan Qadir scored a brace to assist NBP thump KP 3-0. Junaid Manzoor scored the third one for the winners. SSGC thrashed Sindh 9-1 with Rana Sohail and Bashir Lai hammered a hat-trick every whereas Adeel, Shaan and Rizwan struck a objective every for the winners. For Sindh, Sardar Chandio scored the lone objective. Within the fifth and final match of the day, as soon as once more Punjab boys confirmed super combating expertise and stored would possibly Military Whites at bay and fought their hearts out earlier than shedding 2-4. Haseeb offered 1-Zero result in Punjab, which remained intact until the primary quarter. Military bounced again within the second quarter as Aamir Sohail smashed in an equalizer to stage the rating 1-1.
Aamir scored his and group’s second objective to present Military 2-1 lead and shortly it was 3-1, as M Ihsan scored the third objective for Military. M Arsalan lowered the deficit to 2-3, which remained intact until the ultimate whistle and Military emerged as winners. Nepotism and liking/disliking in Punjab group is at peak, that’s why they misplaced the must-win match.
PHF President and Punjab Hockey Affiliation Secretary Col Asif Naz ought to conduct an inquiry and supply justice to the deserving gamers, who’re pressured to both sit out within the essential must-win match, or their function is minimized. Hockey is already at its lowest ebb and if expertise is sustained to be denied its due proper, then who’s going to ship their children to play this recreation.