Pakistani athletes are proud of the nation by winning 61 medals, including 18 gold, 28 silver and 15 bronze, at the 2019 Special Olympics World Games.
Pakistani Athletes Win 18 Gold Medals at 2019 Special Olympics World Games
A total of 92 Pakistani athletes participated in the games that will take place in Abu Dhabi from 14 to 21 March.
Here is the list of all the gold won in the competition.
|Maham Zehra||2km Cycling|
|Imran Ghaffar||2km Cycling, 5km Cycling|
|Hur Mushtaq, Noman Riaz, Ammar Shahid, and Zohib Shahid||4x100m|
|Farzana Rehmat||Shotput, Long Jump|
|Ammar Shahid||High Jump|
|Samreen Fazal||500m Cycling|
|Ahtisham Ahsan, Muhammad Khizar, Ghulam Nabi, Muhammad Anas, Muhammad Waseem Riaz, Tayyab Siddique, Raja Fahad, and Muhammad Husnain||7 a side – Men’s Football|
|Faisal Khan||Tennis (Singles)|
|Sajida Bibi||Tennis (Singles)|
|Sajida Bibi and Eraj||Tennis (Doubles)|
|Hina Arif and Nimra Tariq||Bocce Doubles|
|Muhammad Anas and Muhammad Faraz||Bocce Doubles|
It was a remarkable return for Pakistan’s special athletes, making the country proud on the world front.
The question arises, why can ordinary Pakistani athletes not perform well in major international events such as the Olympic Games?