Press Release

 


Islamabad: December 14, 2014: Director General Pakistan Sports Board hold a meeting in connection with finalizing the organizations of PSB Inter Provincial Youth Tournaments 2014 in the Country. Director Sports of Balochistan, KPK, Punjab, Sindh, Gilgit Baltistan, FATA and AJK attended the meeting alongwith DDG (R&T) and DDG (Facilities) attended the meeting. It is decided that events for U-16 Girls and Boys U-17 will be organized from February to June 2015 as per schedule:-

Under-16 (Girls)
Under-17 (Boys)
S #
Game Venue
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Game Venue
1.
Athletics Peshawar/FATA
1.
Athletics Peshawar/FATA
2.
Badminton Peshawar/FATA
2.
Badminton Peshawar/FATA
3.
Hockey Sindh
3.
Hockey Sindh
4.
Table Tennis AJK
4.
Squash Sindh
5.
Judo Islamabad
5.
Table Tennis AJK
6.
Volleyball Punjab
6.
Teakwondo Islamabad
7.
Wushu Balochistan
7.
Volleyball Punjab
   
8.
Swimming Punjab
   
9.
Wushu Balochistan
   
10.
Boxing Balochistan
   
11.
Football Gilgit Baltistan

On the request of provincials sports authorities DG, PSB approved the age of boys from U-14 to U-17. He also accepted the request to establish youth training camps in each province and necessary finances will be provided by Pakistan Sports Board.

DG, PSB stressed that enforcement of age limitations should be taken through the following measures:-

a.
All the heads of respective Sports Boards will personally ensure eligibility of the players before dispatch of the teams.
 
b.
Original birth certificate/Form-B issued by NADRA must be shown to the Scrutiny Committee duly verified by the concerned Director.

Director General, Pakistan Sports Board also instructed that due to prevailing law and order situation host board must ensure foolproof security arrangements in co-ordination with local administration.

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Director (PR& MM)
Pakistan Sports Board