Aziz UIllah Wins Defence Day Tour De Abbottabad Cycle Race

Aziz UIllah wins Defence Day Tour de Abbottabad Cycle Race

PESHAWAR, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News -5th Sep,2016) : Aziz Ullah clinched the trophy of the Defence Day Tour de Abbottabad Cycle Race organized by District sports Officer of the Directorate of Sports Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Monday.

The Cycle Race paddled off from Jansher Khan Sports Complex and culminated at APS school and College wherein a total of 50 cyclists took part. The race was held in two different categories an Under-18 and Open wherein promising Aziz Ullah won the title of the Under-18 category and Shahnawaz bagged the trophy of the open category.

Afzal got runners-up trophy in the Under-18 while Asher remained at third.

In the open category Najeeb Ullah took runners-up trophy, followed by Jamal Shah. At the end of the races, Director Operation Directorate of Sports Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Tariq Mehmood, who was the chief guest on this occasion, gave away trophies and cash prizes to the position holders.

District Sports Officer Mir Bashar Khan, Professor Nasir Mehmood, Zahir Zaman, and large number of spectators were also present. The aim and objective of holding Tour de Abbottabad is to commemorate the Defence Day. The winner of both the categories were awarded Rs. 20,000/ cash prize, runners-up Rs. 15000 and third position got Rs. 10000.