Arshad Nadeem Brings Gold Medal For Pakistan in Common Wealth Games
Arshad Nadeem has won the first gold medal.
He won the gold medal by throwing the longest throw in the Commonwealth Games. Despite an elbow injury, he threw a Commonwealth Games record 90m throw and won the gold medal.
People all over the world are surprised that it is impossible to throw such a long throw with an injury but this guy made it possible and won his first gold medal for Pakistan. No athlete has ever thrown 90 meters at a Commonwealth Games before.
Pakistan has won two gold medals in the Commonwealth Games so far. Pakistan has won the first gold medal in weightlifting, in which Noah Dastgir of Pakistan won the gold medal by lifting a record weight of 405 kg.
Arshad Nadeem is a Pakistani athlete specialising in javelin throw. He represents WAPDA in domestic competition. In Dec 2019, he established a new South Asian Games record in javelin throw with a distance of 86.29 m, thus securing direct qualification for the 2020 Summer Olympics.
Pakistan Reacts After Arshad Nadeem’s Gold in Common Wealth Games
- “Jism toota howa tha per himmat Himalaya se bhi buland thi. Salute to you my brother #ArshadNadeem for bringing another gold for Pakistan in #CommonwealthGames2022. You made the nation proud.” _ Babar Azam _
- “What a fighter!! Truly a PAKISTANI Ended up breaking records with an injured arm Arshad Nadeem, hats off brother.” _ Azhar Ali _
- “Ek hi dil hai kitni baar jeeto gai Arshad. Pakistan ki shaan. May u win many more medals for Pakistan and may u get all the respect and facilities u deserve. InshAllah Olympics ka medal bhi aye ga. #ArshadNadeem ” _ Shadab Khan _
- “Well-done #ArshadNadeem! Pakistan is proud of you. Despite having injury you got the top slot masha’ALLAH. Bohat Bohat Mubarak! Fortes Fortuna adiuvat – Fortune favours the brave” _ Faisal Javed Khan _
- “Congratulations #ArshadNadeem & all Pakistan winning Gold in javelin throw by 90.18M in #CommonwealthGames2022 Proud of u. Pakistan Zindabad.” _ M. Hafeez _