Bannu is developing religious District but people are very sports lover and talented. Here lot of scope of investment. Bannu has been a fertile land for players from pre partition and up-to date Bannu produced international players, despite the fact that there had been no proper facilities in the area. It has produced many legends in almost all sports site.
DETAILS OF INTERNATIONAL PLAYERS FROM DISTRICT BANNU:
Hockey: Brg Hamidi, Qazi Mohib Rasheed Junior, Saeed Khan, Nasir Khan, Anwar Rashid, Majid Khan, Ihsan Ullah Khan Khairullah Khan, Amjid Khan, junaid Khan, Shafqat Ullah, Bilal Khan, Fahad Khan, Kareem Khan, etc.
Volleyball: Israr Khan, Habibullah Khan, Sajid Khan, Shad Muhammad, Sadiq Zaman, Ikramullah Khan, Binyameen Khan, Murad Khan, Zarnab Khan, Waleed Khan, Ishaq Khan, Murad Junior, Ihtesham and Ahmad Mustafa.
Cricket: Zakir Khan, Fawad Khan, Khushdil Shah and Irfan Shah.
Athletics: Ghulam Norani Khan, Saghirullah Khan, Razaullah Khan.
Badminton: Riaz Khan, Kashif Khan, Shoaib Riaz, Fazal Rahman.
Football: Saqib Hanif, Usman, salim Khan, Muddasir Khan, Kabir Khan, Arslan Khan.
Squash: Nasir Iqbal, Tahir Iqbal.
Prominent sport facilities are as under:
1.Sports Complex Bannu.
2.Qazi Mohib Hockey Stadium.
3.Kabadi Stadium Bada Mir Abass.
4.Cricket Stadium Mira Khel.
8.Tehsil Playground Domel (Sarki khel)
Traditional Games: In view of the above investment in sports at District Bannu will be create new opportunities of modification and up gradation of sports as well as to the investors.
Construction of swimming pool.
Hindrance: Due to illiteracy and in past terrorism belt some extent of hindrance especially on female sports but by the passage of time it will be cleared.
Although District Bannu is a far-flung area and the prospect of running such a business is not encouraging, yet in the shape of travel agencies, hoteling and similar enterprises is there.