PESHAWAR - National champion and top seeded Murad Ali of NBP and national junior U-17 champion Arifa Hassan of District Swabi clinched the 4th NBP Badminton Championship men’s and women’s singles titles played here at Tariq Wadood Hall Monday.

Murad retained the singles title for the second consecutive years besides winning triple crowns after securing victories in men’s singles, doubles and mixed doubles. Arifa also retained her title for the third consecutive years. She has also the honor of securing national junior U-17 badminton championship from the last four-years and winning the national doubles title for three-times pairing with her sister Aqsa Hassan. PBF president Mian Iftikhar Hussain gave away medals and cash prizes to the position holders.