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    KABUL(PAN): A Ramadan Futsal tournament, featuring a number of media outlets, has got under way in Kabul, an official said on Wednesday.

    A dozen teams of media organisations are participating in the event at the Gymnasium of the Afghan-American University, an organiser told Pajhwok Afghan News.

    Syed Ali Kazimi said the participating teams had been divided into two groups. Ariana Television (ATN), Tamadun-B, One TV, European Union media, Wakht news agency and Tolo TV are included in Group A.

    Tamadun A, Aina, Afghan-American University, Nigah, Arzo and Noor TV are in Group B, according to the organiser, who said Ariana trounced Tolo by four goals.  

    In other matches, Wakht edged past Tamadun B by 3-2 goals and Nigah stumped Arzo 7-5, while Tamadun A lashed Aina 7-4.

    On Wednesday evening, the EU will take on 1TV, Afghan-American University on Noor TV, Aryan on Tamadun B and Tamadun A on Nigah.

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