South Asian Games 2019
Pakistan athletes continue to shine at the 13th South Asian games 2019 as they moved to third place on the medal table in Nepal.
Pakistan so far won 11 gold, 17 silver and 25 bronze medals and are now at third place on medal table. Mohammad Amjad Iqbal wins in Wushu. Pakistan also got three bronze medals in Wushu.
On the fourth day of games, Pakistan’s Aziz Rehman won gold in men’s 200 meter race. Aziz clocked 21.15 seconds.Nouman Ahmed bagged gold in karate’s 55 kilogram’s category.
Women’s karate team of Nargis, Kulsum, Sana Kausar and Sabira bagged gold for Pakistan
Meanwhile in the karate 67 kilogram category Naseer Ahmed, in 60 kilogram category Zafar Iqbal and in women’s 55 kilogram category Kalsum Hazara won silver medals.
Najma Perveen of Pakistan secured silver medal in 200 meter race.In tennis event Pakistan men team won silver while women team grabbed bronze medal.In the women’s taekwondo event Pakistan’s Naqash Hamdani wins bronze medal.Discuss-throw saw Pakistan’s Shamsul Haq win bronze medal.