Inter-Provincial Women Judo C’ship commences in Lahore


Karachi: The second edition of Inter-Provincial Women Judo Championship commenced on Wednesday at Hockey Stadium in Lahore.

The tournament has been organized by Pakistan Judo Federation in collaboration with Punjab Sports Board and Punjab Judo Association. The championship will be fought in seven different weight categories namely Under-40, -44, -48, -52, -57, -63Kg and Open.

Teams from all four provinces along with FATA, Islamabad, Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan have reached Lahore to take part in the tournament.

Secretary General of Pakistan Judo Federation, Masood Ahmad said the main objective of organizing this championship was to hunt talent and give a platform to female judokas to show their talent.