Commander 5 Corps and President Executive Board Visits DHA Sports Club (Moin Khan Academy)

Commander 5 Corps and President Executive Board DHA Lt Gen Shahid Baig Mirza visited DHA Sports Club (Moin Khan Academy) in DHA Phase-VIII and inaugurated the Club House Building. On arrival he was received by Administrator DHA Brig Shahid Hassan Ali and CEO MKA Mr Moin Khan, the legendary ex Captain of Pakistan Cricket Team.

DHA Sports Club (MKA) provides exquisite sports facilities to citizens of the metropolis specially the youth which include professional coaching/training in cricket. The complex apart from having flood lights cricket stadium of international stature has a number of exciting sports facilities including squash, swimming and gymnasium etc.

Corps Commander inaugurated Club House Building having allied sports facilities; vital and in synchronization with enshrined vision of the Sports Complex. Commander 5 Corps appreciated the efforts of DHA for developing a befitting sports facility for future generation that promises positive participation of youth in healthy activities. He said that the same would be instrumental in promoting positive and healthy trends in society ensuring growth of vibrant youth.

Corps Commander also met the great national sports legends present at the venue including squash legend Jahangir Khan, cricket superstars Zaheer Abbas, Javed Miandad and Shoaib Muhammad , hockey stars Islahuddin, Shahid Ali Khan, Hassan Sardar, fastest star athlete Naseem Hameed and showbiz star Fahad Mustafa. They were given honorary membership of the club in recognition of their distinguished achievements for the country.

President Executive Board DHA hoped that presence of iconic stars at the DHA Sports Club would inspire the younger generation to bring glory and pride in sports for the country.

He also witnessed a cricket training session going on at Moin Khan Academy and appreciated the dedication and commitment of Mr Moin Khan for resurgence of the game of cricket at grass roots levels in the country. At the end, the Corps Commander distributed prizes among the winners and runners up teams of a friendly cricket match played at MKA earlier in the day.

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