LAHORE - Punjab Sports Festival entered in its final stage as badminton tournaments concluded here at Iqbal Park Sports Complex on Thursday.

Press Clubs, Bar Associations, Departments and Corporate sectors played the badminton finals. In the press clubs match, Faisalabad won first position whereas Multan secured second. In departments’ badminton final, Police department attained first while Tevta earned second.

In the blind cricket matches, the first semi-final match was played between Rawalpindi and Bahawalpur which was by Bahawalpur by three runs. Bahawalpur scored 198 runs for the loss of nine wickets in 15 overs.

In reply, Rawalpindi were all out on 195 runs for the loss of five wickets.

In the second semi-final, Faisalabad, put into bat first, set the massive total of 224 runs for the loss of three wickets in 15 overs. In reply, Sahiwal were all out on 196 runs for the loss of two wickets. Faisalabad won the match by 28 runs.