Keamari stroll into quarter finals

LAHORE With striker Muhammad Arsalan in outstanding touch, Keamari Muhammadan gave no room to MES Malir and stamped 4-0 win to book quarter-final berth in All Karachi Taj Muhammad Abbasi Memorial Football Tournament at Korangi Green Stadium, Korangi 1-1/2. The seventh 8th final match of the competition turned out to be one-sided with Arsalan damaged the rival defence with grand hat-trick. The winners led 1-0 at interval through Arsalans 18th minute goal who added another two in the 24th and 31st minute of second session. Winger Muhammad Bilal chipped in with 56th minute goal. The referee for the match was former FIFA Referee Ijaz Hussain, Muhammad Khalil and Umeed Ali Samoo under Match Commissioners S.M. Hanif. Meanwhile, Clubs Chairman Mirza Anis Baig announced quarter-final draws of the event. All of them will be kicked off at Korangi Green Stadium (5 PM Kick off) March 25; Sultanabad Union v Lasbela Students March 27: Korangi Green v Gizri Youth March 28: Jholay Lal v winner Karachi Kickers/Osama Sports March 29: Keamari Muhammadan v Sajidi Muhammadan. Thursday (25 March) Fixture : Sultanabad Union v Lasbela Students (Quarter-final: Korangi Green Stadium, 5 PM)