Kashmir University Badminton Women team started its campaign on a winning note in the ongoing North Zone Intervarsity Badminton tournament held at Lovely Professional University, (LPU) Jalandhar in Punjab on Tuesday.
The KU team defeated Doon University, Dehradun by 3 sets to zero, 21-11, 21-14 and 21-10.In the second match KU defeated DAV University Jalandhar.
Hadiya and Huda of Kashmir team performed exceptionally well by defeating their counterparts by 21-9, 21-11 and in doubles event by 21-15.
The team has got high hopes of making it to the league phase of the tournament.
Earlier the tournament was thrown open by the Vice Chancellor of LPU along with Pro -Vice Chancellor. VC LPU. Speaking on the occasion VC praised the efforts put in by the KU Sports Department for the promotion of Women Sports at North Zone Intervarsity level.
Coordinator and Directorate of Physical Education & Sports KU Dr. Nisar Ahmad Khan, Assistant Director Nadeem Ahmad congratulated the team on their twin wins and urged the players to display their threshold performance in the upcoming matches.