One after another, Pakistani athletes bagged 34 medals, including 13 gold, 11 silver, 10 bronze at the Special Olympics World Games 2015 ended in Los Angeles on August 2nd, 2015.
Fact Source: Tribune
According to Express Tribune Special Olympics Pakistan (SOP) deputy head Asma Hasan believes that the hard work and dedication put in to prepare the athletes in five cities will assure that Pakistan has a great chance of winning multiple medals this time.
Here are some pictures of our heroes who made Pakistan proud.
Aqsa Janjua won a Silver medal in 50 meters freestyle swimming and a Gold Medal in 50 meters backstroke swimming
Asim zar received his Gold Medal for 100 meter freestyle
Ramail Irshad won a Gold Medal in athletics for the 200 metre race securing 1st position
Arif Qayyum and Ahsan Anwar secured first position in the tennis doubles and were awarded Gold Medals at the Tennis Doubles FINALS!
Tauseef-ul-Hasan bagged the Gold for Pakistan in cycling
Jahanzaib Iqbal won Gold Medal in badminton event
Ruqia Latif won Bronze Medal in Table Tennis Singles event
Muhammed Arham secured a Gold Medal for Table Tennis
Amina Irshad won a Silver medal and secured 2nd position in Athletics under the category of Long Jump in the Finals
Ume Salma Tahir secured a Gold Medal in the Badminton singles
Sumbal Yousuf won Gold Medal in Cycling 2 kilo meter race
Marvi Azher won a Bronze in Athletics for the 400 meter race
Salman Saeed Siddiqui won Bronze Medal in cycling 500 meter race
Special Olympics Pakistan Unified Boys Basketball Team secured a Silver Medal at second position in the Finals
Amjad Islam Khan secured a Silver Medal in Long Jump
Mehmoona Hussain & Kadija Irfan won Silver Medals in cycling 500 meter
Uzma Yousuf won Gold Medal in cycling’s 1 kilometer time trial
The medals and ribbons of the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015
They are the heroes of our nation! They made our country proud!