Pak team to participate in Weightlifting C’ships


ISLAMABAD Oct 7 (APP): Pakistan weightlifting team will participate in Youth World and Commonwealth Youth and Junior weightlifting championships being held in Malaysia from October 25 to 30.

According to Chief Executive Officer, Pakistan Weightlifting Federation, Muhammad Imran Butt the six member team include Talha Talib (62 Kg), Farhan Amjad (77 Kg) and Muhammad Saqib Saeed (85 Kg).

These three will participate in Youth World Championships at Malaysia from October 20 to 25.

While Abdur Rehman Butt (85 kg), Muhammad Nooh Dastgir Butt (+105 kg) and Muhammad Abdullah Butt (+105 kg) will take part in the National Junior Team for Commonwealth Championships from October 25 to 30. National Coach Irfan Butt is training the players in the camp underway in Lahore. The team will leave for Malaysia on October 18.