Keeping with the tradition of organizing sporting events among university students across the province, Higher Education Department of the Government of Punjab brings to you the latest edition of University Sports Leagues 2020. The trophy launching ceremony is scheduled to be held on January 28, 2020.
USLs offer a unique opportunity to male and female players alike to showcase their sporting talents at a bigger and better platform. In words of the Minister for Higher Education, Mr. Yasir Humayun, the objective behind University Sports Leagues in Punjab is “to promote sporting culture among the youth of our province and to provide them with healthy activities around the year. This will prove to be, not only, a breeding ground for top sportspeople, but will also foster sportsman spirit among the participants of all universities”.
In a comprehensive line-up of thriller matches, university students and players from across the Punjab will compete among themselves to make their mark in the field. Several sports legends will also be in attendance in order to support the players and encourage them.
The mega event consists of seven leagues across 59 universities of the Punjab featuring ten sports in total. They include Athletics (Male/Female), Squash(M), Football(M/F), Volley Ball(M/F), Table Tennis (M/F), Hockey (M), Badminton (M/F), Basket Ball (M/F), Tennis (M) and Cricket (M/F). In total, 381 teams are set to participate in USLs.
To appreciate and encourage the players, Cash Prizes and Awards worth PKR.18874000 will also be awarded to the players.