Pakistan beat Turkmenistan in final of Central Asian Volleyball Championship

07:34 PM | 17 May, 2024

Pakistan emerged victorious over Turkmenistan in the final of the Central Asian Volleyball Association (CAVA) Nation’s Volleyball League, held at the Liaquat Gymnasium in Islamabad. In a thrilling encounter today, Pakistan claimed a 3-1 win with set scores of 25-21, 25-19, 20-25, and 25-14. Demonstrating formidable offensive and defensive strategies, the home side took early leads in the first two sets.

While Turkmenistan staged a comeback in the third set, securing a 25-20 victory, Pakistan regained control in the fourth set, decisively winning 25-14 to clinch the match.

Earlier in the tournament, Kyrgyzstan secured third place by defeating Sri Lanka 3-1. Despite Kyrgyzstan's initial dominance in the first two sets with scores of 25-20 and 25-17, Sri Lanka fought back to claim the third set 20-25. However, Kyrgyzstan eventually secured the fourth set with a narrow margin of 25-23.

Remarkably, Pakistan remained undefeated throughout the competition, triumphing over every team they faced. On May 16, they overcame Iran with a 3-1 victory, showcasing their strength with set scores of 25-18, 23-25, 25-16, and 25-20. Their path to the final was paved on May 15 after a resounding 3-0 victory against Kyrgyzstan in their fourth match.

Their journey began with a commanding 3-0 win over Afghanistan in the opening match on May 11, followed by another dominant performance against Sri Lanka on May 12, securing a 3-0 victory. In their third match against Turkmenistan on May 13, Pakistan emerged victorious with a 3-1 win, further solidifying their unbeaten streak in the tournament.


Currency Rates in Pakistan - PKR to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal - 21 June 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 21, 2024 (Friday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.6 for buying and 280.75 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 297 and selling rate is 299.5 while British Pound rate is 350.5 for buying, and 354 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 74.80 and Saudi Riyal at 72.75.

Forex Rates

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.6 280.75
Euro EUR 297  299.5 
UK Pound Sterling GBP 350.5  354 
U.A.E Dirham AED 74.80  75.6
Saudi Riyal SAR 72.75 73.5
Australian Dollar AUD 181.2 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.91 749.18
Canadian Dollar CAD 203.5 205.5
China Yuan CNY 38.4 38.8
Danish Krone DKK 40.11 40.51
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.68 36.03
Indian Rupee INR 3.34 3.45
Japanese Yen JPY 1.9 1.98
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 907.62 916.62
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.07 59.67
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.98 172.98
Norwegians Krone NOK 28.83 29.13
Omani Riyal OMR 723.62 731.62
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.53 77.23
Singapore Dollar SGD 202 204
Swedish Korona SEK 26.68 26.98
Swiss Franc CHF 315.08 317.58
Thai Bhat THB 7.59 7.74


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