Pakistan at 2018 Commonwealth Games


Pakistan  is a country in South Asia. Islamabad is the capital city of Pakistan.

Athletes from Pakistan will compete in the 2018 Commonwealth Games which is scheduled to take place in the Gold Coast, Australia from 4 to 15 April 2018.

Pakistan has been taking part in the Commonwealth Games since 1970 Commonwealth Games and so far have participated in 12 commonwealth games.

So far Pakistan has managed to win 24 Gold, 24 Silver and 21 Bronze medals in Commonwealth games.

Pakistan at 2018 Commonwealth Games

I am sure people of Pakistan would be eager to know about Athletes / Participants taking part in 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Pakistan Athletes Participating in 2018 Commonwealth Games :

56 athletes from Pakistan will take part in 10 sports events at 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Athletics –

Men

Field events –

  • Arshad Nadeem – Javelin throw

Women

  • Najma Parveen – 200 m, 400 m

Badminton –

Singles –

Murad Ali – Men’s singles
Muhammad Irfan Bhatti – Men’s singles
Palwasha Bashir – Women’s singles
Mahoor Shahzad – Women’s singles

Doubles –

Murad Ali, Muhammad Irfan Bhatti – Men’s doubles
Palwasha Bashir, Mahoor Shahzad – Women’s doubles
Palwasha Bashir, Muhammad Irfan Bhatti – Mixed doubles
Mahoor Shahzad, Murad Ali – Mixed doubles

  • Team –Murad Ali, Palwasha Bashir, Muhammad Irfan Bhatti, Mahoor Shahzad – Mixed Team

Boxing –

Men

  • Syed Asif – 52 kg
  • Ali Ahmad – 60 kg
  • Gul Zaib – 69 kg
  • Awais Ali Khan – 81 kg

Field Hockey –

Pakistan has qualified for Men’s hockey tournament.

Roster –

Mazhar Abbas, Tasawar Abbas, Mubashar Ali, Muhammad Arshad, Muhammad Atiq, Ammad Shakeel Butt, Imran Butt, Muhammad Dilber, Muhammad Irfan, Muhammad Irfan, Abu Mahmood, Muhammad Qadir, Muhammad Arslan Qadir, Shafqat Rasool, Rana Riaz, Muhammad Rizwan, Ali Shan, Tazeem Ul Hassan

Shooting –

Men

  • Ghufran Adil – 10 metre air rifle
  • Muhammad Khalil Akhtar – 25 metre rapid fire pistol
  • Aamer Iqbal – Trap
  • Muhammad Farrukh Nadeem – Trap
  • Aamer Iqbal – Double trap
  • Muhammad Farrukh Nadeem – Double trap
  • Usman Chand – Skeet

Women

  • Minhal Sohail – 10 metre air rifle
  • Mehwish Farhan – 10 metre air pistol

Squash –

Individual

  • Tayyab Aslam – Men’s singles
  • Farhan Zaman – Men’s singles
  • Faiza Zafar – Women’s singles
  • Madina Zafar – Women’s singles

Doubles

  • Tayyab Aslam, Farhan Zaman – Men’s doubles
  • Faiza Zafar, Madina Zafar – Women’s doubles
  • Faiza Zafar, Farhan Zaman – Mixed doubles
  • Madina Zafar, Tayyab Aslam – Mixed doubles

Swimming –

Men

  • Syed Tariq – 50 m freestyle, 100 m freestyle, 50 m backstroke, 100 m backstroke

Women

  • Bisma Khan – 50 m freestyle, 100 m freestyle, 50 m backstroke

Table Tennis –

Singles –

  • Fahad Khawaja – Men’s singles
  • Muhammad Rameez – Men’s singles
  • Hareem Ali – Women’s singles
  • Fatima Khan – Women’s singles

Doubles

  • Fahad Khawaja, Muhammad Rameez – Men’s doubles
  • Hareem Ali, Fatima Khan – Women’s doubles
  • Hareem Ali, Fahad Khawaja – Mixed doubles
  • Fatima Khan, Muhammad Rameez – Mixed doubles

Weightlifting / Powerifting –

Men

  • Abdullah Ghafoor – 56 kg
  • Talha Talib – 62 kg
  • Abu Sufyan – 69 kg
  • Usman Rathore – 94 kg
  • Muhammad Butt – +105 kg

Wrestling –

Men

  • Muhammad Bilal – 57 kg
  • Abdul Wahab – 65 kg
  • Muhammad Asad Butt – 74 kg
  • Muhammad Inam – 86 kg
  • Umair Ahmad – 97 kg
  • Tayab Raza – 125 kg

Live Broadcast, Live Streaming of 2018 Commonwealth Games in Pakistan :

In Pakistan, Live Streaming of Commonwealth Games 2018 will be available on gc2018.com while Live Broadcast of the Event in Pakistan will most likely be available on DirecTV, CBU, CWC, ESPN, etc. TV Channels.