LAHORE - Sports Board Punjab (SBP) Director General Usman Anwar has expressed his desire to have more advanced sporting relation with Bahrain. The Bahraini delegation comprised M Qasim (president), Aqeel Khan, Ahmad Huasan, Abdur Rasool, Fawaz Saleh, M Hussan and Essa Muhammad. The SBP DG informed the delegation that the sports had been given priority during the last three years in Punjab and the provincial government was more focused on the betterment of the games in the region. The SBP DJ offered the delegation to play floodlight matches with Pakistan sports journalists and the SBP would sponsor the game. Delegation chief Qasim said his friends had threatened him when he departed for Pakistan. “I found nothing wrong here. The security situation is satisfactory,” he said.