13th National Women Baseball Championship-Closing
Strawberry 13th National Women Baseball Championship was held in Lahore from 1 st June 2016. Participating teams included Army, HEC,
Punjab, KPK, Sindh, Balochistan and Islamabad. The final was played between Army and HEC. Army’s baseball team was able to defeat the
defending champions HEC to win the title. Strawberry Sports Management was the title sponsor for the event.
Strawberry Sports Management organized a musical evening and dinner in honor of the women who participated in Strawberry 13th National
Women Baseball Championship. The event was held at Al Hamra, Lahore. Guests included the baseball players, officials from Pakistan
Federation Baseball and officials from Akhuwat Foundation. Several other members from the civil society and officials from other sports
federations also attended the event.
Mr. Asif ur Rehman, the Chief Operating Officer for Strawberry Sports Management, emphasized the role sports plays in people’s lives.
Talking about the purpose of their organization, he said that the organization wanted to help create sports champions for the country.
Dr. Amjad Saqib, the Executive Director of Akhuwat Foundation and the Chief Guest for the occasion, shared his views on the topic. He conveyed
his opinion on sports and expressed delight in the achievement of the baseball players who were part of the tournament.
President of Pakistan Federation Baseball (PFB), Mr. Syed Khawar Shah highlighted the achievements of the players and officials of PFB and
expressed his satisfaction with the progress of baseball in Pakistan.
Mr. Amjad Kiyani, praised the efforts of Strawberry Sports Management in bringing sports and particularly baseball to the forefront.
The evening moved forward with dinner, followed by the musical evening.