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Mahoor Shahzad clinches another double crown in National Badminton Championship

05:51 PM | 13 Mar, 2023
Mahoor Shahzad clinches another double crown in National Badminton Championship
Source: MahoorShahzadOfficial/Facebook

LAHORE – Olympian Mahoor Shahzad, Wapda's national badminton champion, once again claimed double crown while her team Wapda’s won three more titles in the National Badminton Championship.

Wapda won three more titles - Men’s Single, Women’s Single and Women’s Double - in the event. Earlier, they had already won both Men’s and Women’s titles in the championship five days ago.
Wapda’s Mahoor Shahzad defeated Wapda’s Ghazala Javed 2-1 in the women’s singles final.

While Mahoor and Ghazala of Wapda beat Farzana/Saba 2-0 in the women’s doubles final. 
Hafiz Irfan Saeed Bhatti of Wapda outclassed Muqeet Tahir of Wapda by 2-0 in the men’s singles final.

The championship was organized by National Badminton Federation in collaboration with Wapda Sports Board here at Wapda Sports Complex. As many as 11 teams are participating in the championship including Balochistan, Punjab, KP, Sindh, AJK, Islamabad, Pakistan Army, Pakistan Railways, Wapda, HEC and Police.

Wapda Sports Board President Imdad Ullah Memon was the chief guest of the concluding ceremony, who distributed trophies and medals among the winning teams and the players.

Meanwhile, Wapda also won the National Body Building Championship 2023 that concluded at Peshawar the other day. Wapda secured 142 points in the championship with eight gold, five silver and five bronze medals.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Pakistani rupee rate against US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Riyal - Check 20 April forex rates

Pakistani currency remains marginally same against US Dollar and other currencies on April 20, 2024. US dollar was being quoted at 277.5 for buying and 280.5 for selling.

Euro comes down to 293 for buying and 296 for selling while British Pound stands at 342.25 for buying, and 345.65 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.25 and Saudi Riyal's new rates was at 73.30. 

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 20 April 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.5 280.5
Euro EUR 293 296
UK Pound Sterling GBP 342.5 346
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.2 75.9
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.3 74.05
Australian Dollar AUD 181 182.8
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.55 748.55
Canadian Dollar CAD 201 203
China Yuan CNY 38.47 38.87
Danish Krone DKK 39.78 40.18
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.53 35.88
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.86 1.94
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 903.11 912.11
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.08 58.68
New Zealand Dollar NZD 164.22 166.22
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.61 25.91
Omani Riyal OMR 723.2 731.2
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.45 77.15
Singapore Dollar SGD 204.5 206.5
Swedish Korona SEK 25.31 25.61
Swiss Franc CHF 305.47 307.97
Thai Bhat THB 7.56 7.71


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