ISLAMABAD: The US $8,000 International Badminton Tournament will be held here at the Liaquat Gymnasium of Pakistan Sports Complex from November 8 to 12.
The event has been allotted by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) to Pakistan Badminton Federation (PBF).
Teams from Malaysia, Indonesia, Nepal, Maldives, Syria, Afghanistan, Turkey, Sri-Lanka, Vietnam, Cambodia and Pakistani Badminton Players will participate for top honors in the event, said a press release issued here from Pakistan Sports Board on Friday.
PBF have received entries in Menâ€™s Singles, Womenâ€™s Singles, Menâ€™s Doubles, Womenâ€™s Doubles and Mixed Doubles from the above counties.
This tournament will boost the upcoming players of Pakistan and the soft image of Pakistan.
An amount of US $8,000 will be distributed as prize money in the tournament along with medals and trophies to the winners andrunners-up.
The Pakistan Sports Board has recommended the Inter Provincial Coordination Ministry to issue NOC, in principle, for holding the above International Tournament in Pakistan Sports Complex. – APP
Story first published: 13th October 2017