Pakistani sensation beats Iranian opponent in a three-set final
Pakistani badminton sensation Mahoor Shahzad has added another laurel to her career as she claimed gold at the Pakistan International Series 2019 in Islamabad.
She Clinched a 21-15, 16-21 and 21-16 victory over Iran’s Soraya Aghaei in a riveting final.
Alhumdulillah, I have won GOLD Medal 🥇 in Pakistan International Series 2019 by beating Soraya of Iran 🇮🇷 in Final in three sets with a score of 21-15, 16-21 and 21-16. I’m delighted to have won the only Gold medal for Paksitan in this tournament! #PakistanZindabad #Gold🥇 pic.twitter.com/I4JrcoKely
— Mahoor Shahzad (@OfficialMahoor) November 11, 2019
Mahoor is currently ranked 210 in women’s singles with 26-25 win/loss record.
The 23-year-old from Karachi had clinched a bronze medal in the Bulgarian International Championships 2019 and has her sights set on winning an Olympic medal for Pakistan.