Shahida Hazara Wins First Gold in South Asian Games for Pakistan

Pakistan karatekas started the week with great success and won three medals in the on-going 2019 South Asian Games on Monday.

Shahida Hazara opened the account with a gold medal in the Single Kata category with 42 points.

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Following her was Naimatullah who scored 24.92 points to win a silver medal in Men’s Kata.

The third medal went to Shahida and Nargis, who teamed up in the Team Kata category. They both won silver as well.

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Lastly, Naseer Ahmed, Noman, and Naimatullah collectively helped Pakistan win the fourth medal of the day in men’s Team Kata.

It is worth adding that Pakistan also qualified for the final of the volleyball event after beating Bangladesh where they will face India on Tuesday.

Sports Analyst & Head of Sports Desk.



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