BANNU, 26 May: The Star Kohat team lifted the trophy of All-Pakistan Ziyad Akram Durrani memorial football tournament which concluded here on Friday.

The champion team beat Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police team in the final, which was played in front of a jubilant crowd. The match was decided on penalty kicks as both the teams scored two goals each till the end of the stipulated time.

In the penalty shoots stage, theStar Kohat team scored four goals while the KP Police team could manage to score three goals.

According to the organizers, more than fifty teams from Fata and other parts of the country participated in the tournament.

District Nazim Bannu, Irfan Durrani was the chief guest of the concluding ceremony. He distributed prizes and trophies among the players.

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Pakistani columnist Farman Nawaz, who previously ran an Urdu Weekly Jirga Bannu, is the editor of The Bannu Times. Nawaz also runs an online newspaper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa News and KAS Research Journal. Nawaz has written English articles for Global Times China , Daily Outlook Afghanistan and several leading English newspapers of Pakistan. He had also worked as a blogger for Express News TV Network website.


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