PESHAWAR, 07 September: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa got first position in the National Youth Junior Athletics Championship by getting overall 322 points.

The KP athletes got four gold, one silver and two bronze medals in the junior category.

Abid Ali won gold medal for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in the 400-meter race, Zohiab Khan won gold in shot put event, Aneeb Afridi won gold in 100-meter race while Shahabuddin won a medal in javelin throw.

Apart from the four provinces, athletes from Fata, Gilgit Baltistan, Islamabad, Wapda, Higher Education Commission, Pakistan Army, Railways, Air Force and Azad Kashmir participated in the event.

Beside other purposes, the event was held to hunt best and talented players for the upcoming junior SAF games which will be held in November.