These 10 Pakistani athletes will participate in Tokyo Olympics


ISLAMABAD: As many as 10 athletes will participate in the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, confirmed Pakistan Olympic Association (POA). 

The list of Pakistani participants in the Olympics includes Arshad Nadeem (Javelin Throw), Najma Parveen (200m sprint), Mahoor Shahzad (Badminton), Shah Hussain Shah (Judo – 100kg category), Ghulam Mustafa Bashir, Mohammad Khalil Akhtar, Gulfan Joseph (Shooting), Bisma Khan, Syed Muhammad Haseeb Tariq (Swimming) and Talha Talib (Weightlifting – 67kg category).


It must be noted here that Tokyo Olympics 2020 was rescheduled for this year after COVID-19 postponed all sporting events last year. The mega-event will take place from 23 July to 8 August 2021 in Tokyo.

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