Pakistan’s javelin thrower Arshad Nadeem created historical past by turning into the second Pakistani to win a gold medal on the Commonwealth Video games 2022.
The 25 12 months outdated achieved the feat with a profession greatest 90.18 meter throw within the javelin last, edging out Anderson Peters of Grenada who remained runner up.
Setting a brand new nationwide and Commonwealth Video games document, Arshad managed to throw at 86.81 within the first try and ended up in wonderful trend with a historic 90.15 meter throw. Curiously, the Pakistani athlete outclassed India’s Neeraj Chopra’s Tokyo Olympic throw.
Earlier, the Pakistani athlete carried out prominently within the Tokyo Olympics 2020 and the World Athletics Championship 2022, ending fifth in each occasions.
Because the younger achiever made historical past, the federal government of Pakistan’s official Twitter account cheered for him. Congratulations Arshad Nadeem on making historical past in Javelin’s throw and successful Gold Medal within the 2022 Commonwealth Video games, the tweet reads.