To give a break to the hectic routine of university life; taking classes, attending lectures, assignments, presentations, and quizzes… sports committee of the university under the supervision of sports Directorate organized sports week in which interdepartmental sports competitions were held. All the departments enthusiastically participated in it and won a number of titles. Faculty of the respective departments also participated with full zeal and zest.Students, faculty members all were seemed busy in striving for one cause; to win maximum titles for their department….
Giving a start to the events an inauguration ceremony was arranged with colors and music fused with enthusiasm and high spirits of the players. The chief Guest for the Opening ceremony was Dr.Muhammad Asif Khan Vice Chancellor KIU and the Chief Guests for the closing ceremony wasSecretary Youth culture and sports Raja Rasheed.The events started on 03 April 2017 and lasted until 08 April 2017. Male Events included; Football, Cricket, volleyball, Basketball, Tug of war, Table Tennis. Female events included; Cricket, Volleyball, Badminton, Table Tennis, In male events as always cricket remained the most thrilling and exciting match. The final match of cricket was played between Environmental sciences Dept. and Modern LanguagesModern Languages Dept.and the day was carried by Modern Languages. Business Management and Chemistry reached the final match of Football and Chemistry succeeded in winning the title. Another spine-tingling match was of volleyball and its final was played between Earth Sciences and International Relation andEarth Sciences succeeded in winning the title.
Economic and Computer Sciences reached the final match of Basketball and Economic succeeded in winning the title. Tug of war was the most tantalizing match for the contestants as well as the spectators as it was the most strength trying sports event. It was played between Earth Sciences and Food Sciences and Earth Sciences got victory over Food Sciences. In table tennis match singles played between Computer Sciences and Business Management Computer Sciences got the 1st position.Cricket Match was also played between Management and KIU Faculty members and it was won by the KIU Faculty Team. In table tennis match between faculty and management faculty team got the 1st position.
The significant feature of this sports week is the passionate involvement of the females in different events; cricket, volleyball, and athletics. In cricket, a gripping final match was played between the Departments of Computer Sciences and Mathematics. Departments of Computer Sciences succeeded in attaining the winner title. A breathtaking final match of volleyball was played between the department of Behavioral Sciences and Department of Physics, Physics succeeded in winning the trophy. In Athletics 100 Meter Race Computer Sciences StudentAfsana Tawakal got 1st position Department of Chemistry Nahida Akhter got the 2nd position. In table tennis singles Biological Sciences Department student Sajida Wali got 1st position department of Educational Development student Naila Shaheen got the 2nd position.