GB Girls Football League

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HUNZA: Baba Ghundi-Chipurson wins the title of the second season of Gilgit Baltistan Girls Football League (GBGFL) by 4-2.

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The game was ended 2-2 heading into a penalty shoot-out to decide the winner.

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Minister Works Dr. Muhammad Iqbal announced the construction of playground and link round in order to promote sports activities. He said sport activities were vital to empower girls. Member Gilgit-Baltistan Council Arman Shah and Secretary Tourism were also among the guests.

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Over 8 teams and 100 players participated in this this unique event held at the picturesque Passu Valley in Gojal, Upper-Hunza.

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The participating teams included Chipurson-Baba Ghundi, Gircha Eagles, Shishkat United, Sost-Nasir Khusraw, Shimshal-Alshams WFC, Khyber Ibex, Passu and Hunza-Himalayan Cougar Club.

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The league aims to promote women empowerment through sports activities.

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The foundation of the league was laid by two Shimshali sisters Karishma and Sumera Inayat. Karishma has represented Pakistan in the 2016 Jubilee games in Dubai.

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This year Peshawar Zalmi and some other sponsors are supporting the league.

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