Cash prize, promotion for Saadi Abbas

Lahore – Renowned karate player Saadi Abbas called on Wapda Sports Board (WSB) president and Wapda Managing Director (Administration) Yousaf Naseem Khokar here at the Wapda House. Saadi recently won gold medal in the 7th Commonwealth Karate Championship held in Canada in Oct 2013 and bronze medal in Asian Karate Championship in Dubai in Dec 2013. Wapda GM (Sports) Khalid Mahmood was also present there. The WSB president lauded Saadi for his excellent performance in the karate championships. He said that the medals won by him were not only feather in the cap of Wapda, but also brought laurels to the country. “Wapda is playing an active role in promotion of sports in the country. I announced promotion and cash prize for Saadi and we will continue encouraging players like Saadi.”–Staff Reporter

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