Pakistan Inter Board Sports 2013-14


Pakistan Inter Board Sports, 2013-14 organized by the Pakistan Sports Board in collaboration with Inter Board Sports Committee of Chairmen at Pakistan Sports Complex Islamabad from 22nd to 27th February, 2014 in the following discipline:-

S. #

Boys

Girls

1

Athletics

Athletics

2

Badminton

Badminton

3

Basketball

Hockey

4

Table Tennis

Table Tennis

5

Volleyball

Volleyball

Before the start of the event, a Refresher Course for Technical Officials was organized from 20th to 21st February, 2014 at Jinnah Hall, Pakistan Sports  Complex,  Islamabad.  Certified  instructors  in  their  relevant  disciplines delivered lectures to update the knowledge of the officiating technical officials who were deputed to conduct various competitions.

The Federal Minister for IPC, Mian Riaz Hussain Pirzada opened the Pakistan Inter Board Sports 2014 at Pakistan Sports Complex, Islamabad on 22nd February, 2014 in simple and impressive ceremony. 3000 Male & Female players including officials from 26 Boards across the country are participating in this 6-days event. 

In the welcome address, Dr. M. Akhtar Nawaz Ganjera, Director General, PSB paid tributes to the services rendered by Late Director General, Pakistan Sports Board Syed Amir Hamza Gillani. He also thanked to the participants and lauded the patience & coordination of Chairman Abbottabad Board of Secondary Education whose cooperation resulted in organizing this mega event.

The ceremony started with the march past. The players displaying the name of their boards entered in the Jinnah Stadium with dignity and grace. The Chief Guest welcomed the players and praised Director General, Pakistan Sports Board Dr. M. Akhtar Nawaz Ganjera for organizing such a graceful event of sports in present Law & Order situation prevailing in the country. He cursed the terrorism and said that the best way to defeat terrorism is to revive the sports culture in the country. He asked the players to take part in the event with a spirit to stand first in every competition. He expressed that if they perform best the Government will be compelled to provide you high incentives and jobs in different departments. He announced the “Prime Minister talent Hunt Program” in the country.

The opening ceremony of female events was organized on 25th February, 2014. Mr. Amir Tariq Zaman, Additional Secretary (Sports) was the chief guest on this occasion who formally announced commencements of the Games including events of athletics, volleyball, badminton, table tennis and hockey.

Chairman Abbottabad Board, who was also the host, Iftiklhar Ul Muluk, Organizing Secretary Muhammad Shakeel, Director General Pakistan Sports Board Akhtar Nawaz Ganjera, DDGs Ch. Salamat, Muhammad Shahid Islam, Dr. Waqar, International Technical Official and former gold medalist athlete Syed Habib Shah, officials, players and large number of spectators were also present on the occasion.

The ceremony started with recitation of Holy Quran by Sadia, followed a joint Dua for the deceased Director General Amir Hamza Gillani, who died due to illness on February 12, last.

The athletes from Karachi Board presented a National Song, followed by another national song presented by Uzma “Jeway Pakistan”. The teams presented a well smart March Past and the chief guest Addition Secretary Sports Amir Tariq Zaman along with DG Pakistan Sports Akhtar Nawaz Ganjera took the salami.

Speaking on this occasion Dr. M. Akhtar Nawaz Ganjera, Director General, PSB welcomed all the participants, on behalf of Pakistan Sports Board, Ministry of IPC and the Abbottabad Board. He lauded the efforts of the organizing committee for holding such a stunning opening ceremony. He said the education boards are playing very vital role for the promotion of sports activities across all over the country.

The Boards positions and medal tally is as under:-

        Boys

S.#

Inter Board

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Medal

Point

1.

BISE Lahore

06

04

02

12

196

2.

BISE Abbottabad

04

03

06

13

153

3.

BISE Peshawar

04

02

03

09

139

4.

BISE Faisalabad

04

01

0

05

122

5.

BISE Gujranwala

01

02

02

05

104

6.

FBISE Islamabad

0

02

01

03

47

       Girls

S.#

Inter Board

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Medal

Point

1.

BISE Faisalabad

06

04

04

14

205

2.

BISE Gujranwala

06

03

03

12

144

3.

BISE Sahiwal

01

04

01

06

133

4.

FBISE Islamabad

0

01

02

03

52

5.

BISE Rawalpindi

0

02

01

03

49

6.

BISE Mardan

01

0

0

01

33

The winning boys and girls in individual and team events were awarded cash prizes in following order: -

Cash Award

1st Position

2nd Position

3rd Position

Individual events

Rs.15,000/-

Rs.10,000/-

Rs.5,000/-

Team events

Rs.7,500/-

Rs.5,000/-

Rs.2,500/-

The cash prizes were given with an objective to motivate and encourage the upcoming young athletes, so that they might rose from obscurity to national & international acclaim and bring glory and honor for the country in future international competitions.

The winning trophies of boys and girls were awarded to the Boards on 27th December, 2012 at the closing ceremony held at Jinnah Stadium, PSB. Dr. M. Akhtar Nawaz Ganjera, Director General, PSB was chief guest on the occasion.