A CORRESPONDENT $250 sponsored by Lakhvir Singh and
Tony’s Lions beat Illinois Sikh Commu-
nity, Woodridge. Sarwan Singh Tiwana
sponsored the cup and the $500 prize.
State Senator Dan Rutherford inaugurated the event. Past mayor of village of
Palatine Rita Mullins and PCS officials
including PCS Chairperson Mohina Ahlu-
walia were present. Punjabi sports fest rocks Illinois
More than 300 athletes participated in the
Punjabi Cultural Society of Chicago’s 16th
annual sports festival at Community Park
in Addison, Illinois.
Over 500 people attended the event.
Fourteen basketball teams, six volleyball
teams, four kabaddi teams, and four soccer
teams took part in the competition. The
players came from Wisconsin, Michigan,
Indiana, Ohio, and Illinois.
The Cincinnati team won the first prize
and $1,100 sponsored by the Punjabi Truck
PCO Milwaukee Kabaddi finished second, winning $500 sponsored by Bal-winder Singh Girn and Amritpal Singh
Chicago No Respect won the first place
and $500 sponsored by Jarnail Singh Lail
in Kehar Singh Lail’s memory.
Punjabi Eruptions finished second, taking $250 sponsored by Nimrata K Singh.
PCS-1 beat the Chi-Town Ballers. Amarjit
Atwal and Vimlan Tax Service sponsored
Shawn Sinners won the first place and
$500 sponsored by Rajinder Singh Bains
and Mandeep Singh Bhura.
Midwest United finished second, taking
Clockwise from top:
Snapshots from the kabaddi, volleyball,
basketball and children’s running events