ASHGABAT: Pakistan got a flying begin taking one gold award, one silver and four bronze medals on the opening day of the fifth Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games, which will be formally commencing Sunday with 65 taking an interest countries crosswise over Asia and more than 6000 competitors are partaking in 21 unique controls.
Pakistan Shahzeb Nawaz and Muhammad Rafique in Duo Show last annoyed Thailand on a superior focuses and dazzling exhibit saw by a jamp-pressed indoor Complex, reported the APP. Shahzeb and Muhammad Rafique prior upset Turkmenistan’s Ahmad Tanriberdiyew and Yousaf Tanriberdyew, the two twin borthers in the wake of taking a bye in the opening round.
There were only a five point as Shahzeb and Muhammad Rafique secured 45 focuses against 44.5 of solid Thailand combine, leaving a distinction of point 5. It was absolutely a nearby battle and both Shahzeb Nawaz and Muhammad Rafique in a celebration expressed gratitude toward Almighty Allah by kissing the floor. It is the principal gold medal of the Games for Pakistan.
Pakistan is battling behind Turkmenistan and Thailand in Jujitsu, a Korean type of Martial Art by taking one silver and three bronze medals. Host Turkmenistan got two gold medals and two silver medals, Thailand with two gold medals and one silver and one bronze medal at second while Tajikistan with two bronze medals at fourth and Vietnam with two bronze medals at fifth.