PTCL Inter-Regional Table Tennis Tournament’s first phase has concluded at the company’s Officers Club F-8, Islamabad.
The 14 day tournament saw a large number of employees competing in categories of Men’s Singles, Women’s Singles, Men’s Doubles, Women’s Doubles, Veteran’s Singles, Veteran’s Doubles and Mixed Doubles.
In the Men’s Singles final, Amir Kundi emerged as winner by brilliantly defeating Asim Akhtar, while Imran-Ul-Haq and Haroon Rafiq defeated Aamir Kundi & Salman A Farooqi after an enthralling match in Men’s Doubles final.
Behram Shahrokh Aslam stood the ground in his contest with Aqdus Faraz Tahir in Veteran’s Singles before teaming up with Abdul Sattar to defeat Sana Ullah Shaikh & Abdul Rashid Quadry in Veteran’s Doubles.
In Women’s Singles, Azka Hamid was the clear winner, while Tasnim Akhtar and Saira Javed beat Azka Hamid and Nida Iftikhar in Women’s Doubles. Mr. & Mrs. Aqdus Faraz Tahir beat their rivals Azka Hamid and Raza Sarwar in the Mixed Doubles finals.
The matches drew large number of spectators comprising of employees as well as their families who appreciated the sportsmanship and level of competition displayed by the players.
Syed Mazhar Hussain, PTCL Senior Executive Vice President (SEVP) HR presented awards among the players reiterating that the company shall carry on with its efforts to bring PTCL family closer through co-curricular activities in future as well, enabling employees to showcase their athletic abilities, sporting passion and team spirit .
Abdul Sattar Naeem, Executive Vice President (EVP) HR Services and other senior officials were also present at the occasion.