LAHORE - The Punjab Olympics Association on the instructions of the government is organizing a number of sports events to celebrate the Independence Day. The association has directed its affiliated Provincial Sports Associations to hold sports competitions on this occasion and has also given them events schedule. The following sports competitions are being held by the said Associations:- Squash: Different age groups events, Squash Complex Old Club Road., August 8-9 qualification round. August 10-13 Main Round. Final: 4.00 PM Cycling-Jashan-e-Azadi Tour de Lahore, Punjab Stadium, Ferozepur Road, 13 August, at 07.00 AM Basketball - Exhibition Matches, GCU LHR 14th August, at 06.30 PM Taekwondo-Jashan-e-Azadi Championship. Exhibition Match, New Era Grammar School, Samanabad. Govt. College (W) Wahdat Road, LHR., 13 August. 09 07.00 PM to at 10.00 PM 14 August, 09 at 04.00 PM Handball-Punjab Invitational Inter-Club Junior Championship Exhibition Matches , Agri. University Faisalabad at all District HQs, 8-10 August at 05.00 PM 14-16 August at 05.00 PM Karate-Different weight categories events., PSB Coaching Centre Lahore, 12 August at 10.00 AM Swimming-Age Group Under-8, 10, 12, 14, 16 events , FC College Swimming Pool, 13 August, 09 at 2.30 PM Volleyball- Jashan-e-Azadi Women Volleyball Tournament, Iqbal Park Sports Complex Gymnasium Hall., 13 August, 09 at 1130 AM. Boxing -Jashan-e-Azadi Championship., Govt. Islamia College, Civil Lines, Lahore, 9th August, 2009 from 11.00 AM to 02.00 PM. Weightlifting-Ind. Day Weightlifting Tournament., Punjab University Ground, Old Campus, Chauburji., 14th August, 09 at 05.00 PM Rugby-Lahore Junior Inter-Club Championship Azadi Cup., DHA Block-L Stadium, Lahore., 14th August. Judo-Jashan-e-Azadi Punjab Open Judo Championship., PSB Coaching Centre, Lahore., 13 August 10.00 AM to 06,00 PM. Paralympic-Disables Table Tennis Championship, Sports Hall of Welfare of Disables Organization, 111-Ferozepur Road, Lahore., 12 August at 09.00 AM. Football-Jashan-e-Azadi Cup Tournament, different matches at different venues while Final will be held at Punjab Stadium Lahore, Final Match on 14 August, 09 at 06,00 PM Netball-Exhibition Match, Jadeed Pakistan High School, Mandiala Waraich, G.T. Road, Gujranwala, 14 August 04.30 to 07.30 PM Baseball-Exhibition Match, Iqbal Park Sports Complex, 13 August at 05.00 PM Wrestling-Wrestling competitions, At different Distt. HQs., On different dates at 06.00 PM.