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Nov 10, 2012

Pakistan Announces Dangal Schedule

The Nation

LAHORE – Convener chief minister Punjab for wrestling Sunday announced the schedule of various dangals to be held to promote the game across the province.

Talking to the reporters, Mohsin said the competitions would be held at district, division and provincial levels. “In December, we will organise Tiger Lahore, Sitara-e-Lahore and Junior Lahore dangals while Sher-e-Lahore, Fakhr-e-Lahore, Sitara-e-Lahore and Junior Lahore division events will be held in January,” he said.

Big title bouts, Sher-e-Punjab, Fakhr-e-Punjab, Tiger Punjab, Sitara-e-Punjab and junior Punjab events will be held between February and April, he added.

“We will hold these events in befitting manners to provide good entertainment to the game’s lovers and healthy activity to the local wrestlers.”

To a query, he replied: “Yes, we are trying to hold Hamza Shahbaz Premier League Dangal to hunt new talent from across the province as there is no dearth of talent here,” he concluded.

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