DUBAI | Er. Raja Riaz | Passutimes
25 Countries Ismaili athletes are in Dubai for the Jubilee games which has kicked off with the grand opening ceremony held in Dubai on last Saturday, 23rd July will end on 27 July.
Opening of The Jubilee Games Dubai 2016 Presided over by Guest of Honors Prince Rahim Aga Khan and His Highness Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan who heads the United Arab Emirates Ministry of Culture, Youth, and Social Development, Ismaili community notables from all around the world and 2000 athletes, 2500 Volunteers and 10,000 spectators attended the grand opening ceremony.
In this mega event hundreds of athletes from Gilgit Baltistan and other parts of the country representing Pakistan in different indoor outdoor games.
Jubilee Games Dubai, 2016 are international event organized, organized by the Ismaili Muslim community Sports board “Aga Khan Youth and Sports Board [AKYSB] in association with the Dubai Sports Council, UAE in which almost 25 countries of world are participating. Athletes from different countries have indoor and outdoor sports competition including Football, Vally-ball, Cricket, Table Tennis, Bedmnton, Mathematics Jawline Through Hand ball, and diverse cultural events have to organize. Karate swimming boxing is also a part of the event . Contestants from Pakistan are participating almost in the event too.
Team Pakistan Women’s Football team beat Kenya by 5-1,
Team Pakistan Man’s Football team reaches to the Quarter-Final,
Team Pakistan Cricket team beat Indian Cricket by 8 runs.
Team Pakistan Volley-Ball loss its first match 1-0 against Canada (Day-1st Match)