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Khanewal’s Nadeem Arshad wins bronze for Pakistan in Asian Games

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Khanewal’s Nadeem Arshad wins bronze for Pakistan in Asian Games. JAKARTA: Javelin thrower Nadeem Arshad clinched the third bronze medal for Pakistan at the Asian Games 2018 being held in Indonesia.

Khanewal’s Nadeem Arshad wins bronze for Pakistan in Asian Games

Khanewal’s Nadeem Arshad wins bronze for Pakistan in Asian Games

Arshad won the bronze medal in the final of javelin throwing tournament. He hit the mark of 80.75, with six attempts of 73.52, 76.73, 72.20, 80.75,77.56, 72.20 respectively.

With the latest addition to its tally, Pakistan has now secured three bronze medals in the tournament, including two bronze in Karate and Kabaddi.

Earlier, the country won bronze medals in Karate and Kabaddi.

In Karate, a 19-year old Hazara girl, Narigis, bagged first medal for Pakistan.

The athlete hailing from Quetta’s Hazara community won a bronze medal by outclassing Nepal’s Rita Karki in a 3-1 match in the 68+ kg event held in Indonesia.