Pakistan’s younger sprinter Shajar Abbas has created a brand new nationwide document in 200m as he completed first in his heats for Islamic Solidarity Video games.
Abbas clocked 20.68 to surpass his earlier better of 20.87 which he achieved throughout XXXII Qosanov Memorial in Almaty and manually recorded 20.7 by Liaquat Ali within the 2015 Nationwide Video games.
World Athletics solely recognises timing that has been tabulated from routinely recorded timings.
Shajjar had earlier additionally created a nationwide document of 100m by clocking 10.25 in Islamic Solidarity Video games in lower than every week after clocking 10.38 in Birmingham throughout Commonwealth Video games.
The Pakistani athlete completed first in his warmth, adopted by his countryman Mueed Baloch who clocked his private finest at 21.28. His earlier private finest was 21.41.
This was Shajar’s seventh dash in 9 days and the athlete has managed to enhance his personal document regardless of fatigue.