Sports Board Punjab in the wake of growing coronavirus pandemic, has curtailed Independence Day sports events as per the directions of Punjab government.
As per the revised schedule, now the Independence Day sports events will be staged from August 6 to 21, 2021. “Sports Board Punjab will organize Independence Day Male and Female Archery Championship at Bhurban Stadium, Murree on August 6 and 7, 2021. The teams from all nine divisions will feature in Independence Day Archery Championship. The competitions of 70m Individual and 30m Team Event will be contested during the two-day Independence Day Archery Championship”.
Gymnastic competitions of male and female athletes will be held on August 9 outside NPSC Gymnasium Hall. “The male and female cycling events will be organized at Cycling Velodrome on August 13. The male and female football and hockey events will be staged at Punjab Stadium and National Hockey Stadium respectively on August 14. Punjab Stadium will host male and female pentathlon contests on August 21, 2021.