34th National Games: Punjab, Navy register wins in tennis event.

ISLAMABAD -- Punjab and Navy registered wins in their opening matches of the tennis event of the 34th National Games at Pakistan Tennis Federation Complex Islamabad on Monday.

Punjab beat Sindh in the first tie, comfortably winning both the singles to advance to the 2nd round. Punjab's Faizan Fayyaz overcame Sindh's Zubair Raja 6-1 6-3, while Asad Zaman defeated Sheeraz Bhand 7-6 (4), 6-1.

In the second tie, Navy overpowered Balochistan 2-1. In singles, Rizwan Shah of Balochistan beat Taimor Malik of Navy 7-5 6-4 in a well-fought contest. In the other singles, Navy's Aqeel Shabbir outclassed Zafar Ahmed of Balochistan 6-2 6-0

In doubles, the pair of Aqeel Shabbir and Taimur Malik beat Zafar Ahmad and Rizwan Shah 6-2, 6-2.

Earlier, the Captain's Meeting of all the participating teams was held at the Referee's Office. Arif Qureshi chaired the meeting, whereas Col...

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