18-NOV-2017: AMU ABK High School (Boys) Sports-week begins
Aligarh, November18: Prof Asfar Ali Khan (Director, School Education, Aligarh Muslim University?AMU) inaugurated the inter-house, Sports-Week at the AMU ABK High School (Boys).
During the inaugural function, Prof Khan emphasized that the interest in sports should be inculcated at school level.
The Sports Week, which will continue till November 22, 2017 will host events of 100 m race, 200 m race, relay race, hurdle race, tug-of-war, cycling, chess, kabaddi, kho-kho, badminton, basket-ball, hockey, volley-ball, foot-ball, javelin-throw and cricket. The participating students are representing teams of Red House (Abdul Baseer Khan House), Green House (Allama Iqbal House), Blue House (Sir Syed House) and Yellow House (Abul Kalam House).
Dr Mohd Abbas Niazi (Principal) welcomed the guests. Prof Mohd Parvez, Prof Abid Ali Khan and Mrs Ghausia Iqbal were also present on the occasion.
In the events concluded so far, Mohd Raza, Mohd Adi and Anmol Singh have won the first, second and third prizes respectively in the 100 metres race; while Gagan, Shahzeb and Ali Abbas have won the first, second and third prizes respectively in the 200 metres race. Mohd Raza, Gulfam Shujai and Zameer were the winners of hurdle race.
Ayaan won the javelin-throw competition, while Tauseef and Sahil Khan stood second and third respectively. Vishal Saraswat, Salman and Umar Shahid won the first, second and third places respectively in the shot-put event.
The Red House won the relay-race and tug-of-war events, while Blue House and Green House stood second and third respectively.
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