Ghani Shinwari works on daily wages in Torkham on Pak-Afghan border. In after noon, he comes to a Martial Art Academy; a big hall located in an old building in Landi Kotal Bazzar of Khyber Agency.
More than 1,800 players from across the FATA are participating in 30 different games in the FAT Youth Festival to be continued until May 1, 2017.
Prior to it, total of 24 teams across the tribal areas that had been divided in four groups, and each team comprises minimum nine players from FATA competed one another in 67 cricket games.
Two tribal children an eight years old Thelessmia patient, Hamad Afridi and a cancer patient, Fakhir jointly inaugurated the sports event by hitting ball with bats.
Total 24 teams have been divided in four different groups to be played on four different venues including South Waziristan, Khurram, Bajaur and Khyber Agencies.
The bodybuilding contests were organized under the auspices of Khyber Agency bodybuilding association with assistance of sports directorate of Fata.
Badminton, Hockey, Table Tennis, Football, Athletics, Basket Ball, Volley Ball, Athletics and Tug of War would be played during the FATA peace games.
Carlos Brathwaite broke the hearts of an England side, which for the first time in a wonderful, fluctuating game of cricket, had sensed that the World Twenty20 title was in their grasp.
Australia seemed to have hit upon the right batting formula in its 21-run win against Pakistan in a crucial Super 10 Group 2 game of the ICC World Twenty20 2016 in Mohali
Chasing 177, Peshawar Zalmi slumped to 126-10 in 18 overs. With this win, Islamabad United has qualified for Pakistan Super League (PSL) final.
Newcomer Mohammad Asghar - man of the match and Wahab Riaz took three wickets each while Shaun Tait grabbed two for Afridi’s side.
A brilliant all-round performance by Afridi took the spotlight completely off Amir who picked up a wicket on his return.
Sameen Gul Afridi, Muhammad Barki and Hayatullah of FATA have been included in the national cricket under-19 cricket team for the up coming world cup.
ICC's special selection panel chaired by the ICC Cricket Committee chairman and former India captain Anil Kumble, on Wednesday, chose 12 international including three Pakistani players as its Test Team of the Year 2015.
Pakistan 174 for 9 (Anwar 46, Afridi 45) beat Sri Lanka 172 for 7 (Kapugedera 48*, Jayasuriya 40) by one wicket
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