Weight lifting: Gold galore for Pakistan


In the common wealth games held in Pune, Pakistan weight lifters  have won three gold medals and their performance has been top notch in the event.

Weigh lifter Noh Dastageer Butt won two gold medals in the junior and youth category of 105 kg plus as he outclassed all his opponents that came this way. He also set five records in the tournament and exceeded all his counter parts.

Another member of Pakistan’s six member squad that is participating in the games Mohammad Saqib also won a gold medal earlier. He won that medal in the 70 kg youth category and performed really well in the tournament. Another member of the squad Usman Amjad also won a Silver medal as Pakistan players kept on producing outstanding results in the tournament.