Tokyo Olympics 2020: Pakistan’s Mahoor Shahzad, Haseeb Tariq to be in action tomorrow

Mahoor Shahzad will compete in badminton women’s single. Haseeb Tariq will compete in men’s 100m freestyle swimming. Swimmer Bisma Khan will be in action on Friday for women’s 50m freestyle heats. KARACHI: Two Pakistani athletes, Mahoor Shahzad and Haseeb Tariq, will be in action on Tuesday for their respective competitions at the Tokyo Olympics. Mahoor Shahzad, … Read more

Social media praises Talha Talib for reaching Tokyo Olympics sans proper facilities

Tokyo 2020 Olympics – Weightlifting – Men’s 67kg – Group A – Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan – July 25, 2021. Talha Talib of Pakistan celebrates after a lift. Photo: Reuters KARACHI: After a gap of 44 years, Pakistan was featured in the weightlifting competition at the Tokyo Olympics with Talha Talib representing the country at the … Read more

Pak vs WI: After England defeat, what can Pakistan expect from West Indies series?

A Pakistani batsman playing a shot while West Indian wicketkeeper looks on After COVID-19 cases were found in the English camp, there was no doubt in my mind that Pakistan would perform well or even win the recently concluded ODI phase of the Pakistan vs England series.  But not only did the inexperienced English lineup … Read more

Pakistan misses out on maiden Olympic weightlifting medal after Talha Talib falls short

Tokyo 2020 Olympics – Weightlifting – Men’s 67kg – Group A – Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan – July 25, 2021. Talha Talib of Pakistan celebrates after a lift. — Reuters Talha Talib is first weightlifter from Pakistan in 44 years.  The 21-year-old weightlifter was in the competition without a coach. Talha finished 5th in … Read more