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KP student bags gold medal after struggling to fund education

He paid for school by collecting and selling waste material

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India’s Mary Kom wins record sixth world boxing gold

Kom beat beat Ukraine’s Hanna Okhota 5-0 in the final of the 48kg category

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First Indian female shooter wins gold in Asian Games

Rahi Sarnobat became India’s first ever female shooting champion at the Asian Games on Wednesday after clinching gold in the 25 metre air pistol in Palembang. Sarnobat overcame a tense shoot-off with Thailand’s Naphaswan Yangpaiboon after both athletes had set a new Asian Games record of 34 points. Sarnobat, 27, was in top form but…

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Inam bags first gold medal for Pakistan in Commonwealth Games 2018

Pakistani wrestler Mohammad Inam bagged a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games 2018 on Saturday.  Inam outclassed his opponent Melvin Bibo of Nigeria in the 86kg freestyle wrestling category to win the final. He won the match 6-0 without allowing his opponent to even earn a single point. This is not the first time he won…

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Winter Olympics 2018: Record-setting Savchenko-Massot win emotional pairs skating gold

GANGEUNG: Aljona Savchenko promised Bruno Massot that they would win Olympic pairs figure skating gold and they did it in style with a magical record-breaking free dance on Thursday — and promptly burst into floods of tears. The German duo’s sensational four-and-a-half-minute routine just denied China’s world champions Sui Wenjing and Han Cong, the hot…

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Pakistani girl wins gold at beauty pageant

Anzhelika Tahir, Miss Earth Pakistan 2016, bagged gold medal in talent competition held in Philippines, media reports said. According to beauty pageants news website Angelopedia, the contestants of Group 2 of the Miss Earth 2016 beauty pageant recently participated in a Talent competition held at Versailles, Alabang. All the contestants impressed the judges of the talent…

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Pakistani athlete beats Indian opponent to win gold medal in Commonwealth Youth Weightlifting Championship

PENANG: Pakistan’s Talha Talib has won gold medal in Commonwealth Youth Weightlifting Championship in Malaysian city of Penang. He lifted 258 kg weight to beat his Indian opponent in the 62-kg category. He beat 26 opponents to clinch the gold medal at the event. The 17-year-old weightlifter had to settle for silver at the 2015…

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Miller dives over line to deny Felix in 400m

RIO DE JANEIRO: Bahamian Shaunae Miller launched herself over the finishing line with a desperate dive to pip American Allyson Felix to Olympic 400 meters gold by the slimmest of margins in a thrilling final on Monday.

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COAS lauds army team for winning gold in UK

RAWALPINDI: COAS, General Raheel Sharif met with Pakistan Army team which recently returned after participating and winning gold medal in “Exercise Cambrian Patrol” held in UK from 15-25 October, the military said. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the army chief, during the meeting, appreciated the team for their commendable achievement in winning the…

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Serena Williams so close to Steffi, but yet so far

  Written By: Talal Dar How often does it happen that even the winner does not believe she will make her mark in the game and in the post-match interview she spills beans over having 0% belief that she will win the match? Such was the case when unseeded Roberta Vinci faced Serena Williams, arguably…

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Pakistan secures gold medal in tennis

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani special athletes Muhammed Arif Qayyum and Ahsan Anwar secured gold medal in the tennis doubles finals of the Special Olympics World Games 2015 at Los Angeles. Arif and Ahsan secured first position in the tennis doubles and was awarded gold medals at the Tennis Doubles Finals, says a press release issued here. It…

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COAS presents cash award to 17-year old boy for winning gold medal

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on Wednesday congratulated Muhammad Afzal, 17-year old young boy who won the first ever gold medal for Pakistan in Asian Junior Athletics Championship held at Doha, Qatar in the current month. The COAS appreciated the youngster for his dedication and sense of purpose as he earned…

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Sotherton's stolen gold medal found in post box

LONDON: Former British heptathlete Kelly Sotherton was reunited with her Commonwealth Games gold medal on Wednesday when it turned up in a post box after being stolen from her house. The theft of her medal from the 2006 Games in Melbourne where she beat 2012 Olympic champion Jessica Ennis was featured on the BBC programme…

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