Pakistan Rugby team to leave for Kazakhstan next week

Sarfraz Ali 08:28 PM | 12 May, 2018
Pakistan Rugby team to leave for Kazakhstan next week
LAHORE - Pakistan Rugby team will leave for Almaty to attend four-nation Div III Asian Rugby Championship 2018 on Monday.

The 15-member squad is a very much balanced and according to international rules, four team officials will also travel with the team, says team manager Muhammad Yahya Bhatti.

The team will reach on May 14 at Almaty the city of Kazakhstan. The team will play the first semifinal of Div III on May 16 against Kyrgyzstan while same day the host Kazakhstan will play against Magnolia in first president Rugby Stadium Almaty Kazakhstan. on May 19, first losing teams of semifinals play 3rd and 4th position match while winners will play finals of Div III Asian Rugby Championship 2018.

Pakistan Rugby Union President Arif Saeed praised the efforts of Pakistan rugby union who promoting rugby all over Pakistan and we are very much happy that our senior 15 side team got a test match after three years.

PRU hopes that team defiantly plays some good rugby and won this championship. Arif also thanked Minster for IPC Riaz Peerzada, Director Pakistan Sports board Amir Ahmed Ali, Director Azam Dar, Deputy Director Agha Amjad and his team for their generous support to Pakistan Rugby team during their preparation.

Captain of Pakistan rugby team Kashif Khawaja off course a senior rugby player who plays rugby all over Arif Saeed added, our head coach Shakeel Ahmed Malik done a great job with the team, hope his all efforts will be fruitful.

Pakistan XI:

Nasir Mehmood, Shahid Mehmood, Muhammad Haroon, Musadiq Altaf, Irfan Shahzad, Sharfat Ali, Muhammad Waqas, Israr Ahmed, Anjum Shahzad, Zahid Iqbal, Daud Gill, Faisal Aslam, Muhammad Waqas, Malik Arif Hussain, Muhammad Talha, Hamad Safdar, Ahmer Ali, Syed Muhammad Moiz Ali, Syed Muhammad Daud Ali,  Adnan Saeed, Saad Arif, Muhammad Ali Khan, Muhammad Shoaib Akbar, Ahmed Wasim Akram and Shahbaz Khan while in team officials. Head Coach Shakeel Ahmed Malik, Manager Muhammad Yahya Bhatti, Analyst Salman Muzzafar Shaikh, and Physio Mohsin Aziz.

Sarfraz Ali
Sarfraz Ali

Sarfraz Ali is working as Editor Web for Daily Pakistan. He earned a postgraduate degree in Mass Communication from IUB and diploma in International Print Journalism from Thomson Foundation UK. He regularly writes on ...


KARACHI - Following are the foreign currency exchange rates for US Dollar, Saudi Riyal, UK Pound Sterling, U.A.E. Dirham, European Euro, and other foreign currencies in Pakistan open market on February 5, 2023 (Sunday).

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar ‎USD 280.9 284.25
Euro EUR 299 302
UK Pound Sterling GBP 335 338
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.14 75.44
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.55 73.85
Australian Dollar AUD 192 194
Bahrain Dinar BHD 712.72 720.72
Canadian Dollar CAD 205 207
China Yuan CNY 39.67 40.07
Danish Krone DKK 39.33 39.73
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 34.19 34.54
Indian Rupee INR 3.28 3.39
Japanese Yen JPY 2.5 2.54
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 878 887
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 62.83 63.43
New Zealand Dollar NZD 173.25 175.25
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.79 27.09
Omani Riyal OMR 696.08 704.08
Qatari Riyal ‎QAR 73.62 74.32
Singapore Dollar SGD 204 206
Swedish Korona SEK 25.61 25.91
Swiss Franc CHF 291.69 294.19
Thai Bhat THB 8.15 8.3

KARACHI – The price of a single tola of 24-karat gold in Pakistan is Rs 205,300 on Sunday. The price of 10 grams of 24k gold was recorded at Rs176,010.

Likewise, 10 grams of 22k gold were being traded for Rs167,318 while a single tola of 22-karat gold was being sold at Rs 195,157.

Note: The gold rate in Pakistan is fluctuating according to the international market so the price is never been fixed. The below rates are provided by local gold markets and Sarafa Markets of different cities.

City Gold Silver
Lahore PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Karachi PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Islamabad PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Peshawar PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Quetta PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Sialkot PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Attock PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Gujranwala PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Jehlum PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Multan PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Bahawalpur PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Gujrat PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Nawabshah PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Chakwal PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Hyderabad PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Nowshehra PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Sargodha PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Faisalabad PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360
Mirpur PKR 205,300 PKR 2,360


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