ISLAMABAD – Taimoor Saeed and Danish gained bronze medals within the -53kg weight class within the El-Hassan Taekwondo Championship G-1 as they misplaced within the remaining performed in Amman on late Saturday night time.
Based on Pakistan Taekwondo Federation (PTWF) President Lt Col (R) Wasim Ahmed Januja, Taimoor displayed prime class expertise and fought his coronary heart out however he misplaced 7-9 within the semifinals in opposition to Kuwaiti participant within the 78 plus kg weight class, whereas Danish misplaced semifinals in opposition to Jordanian participant within the -78kg Beneath-17 class 9-16.
Ammar and Adeeba misplaced within the quarterfinals in opposition to Qatari and UAE gamers in -68kg and -59kg weight classes, whereas Fatima made it to the semifinals as she beat Jordanian in feminine U-14 in -47kg weight class. Saad additionally gained in opposition to UAE participant within the U-14 boys in -61kg weight class and transfer into the semifinals.
“It’s a big disappointment for Pakistan, as our sure-shot medal hope Sanin Ashfaq badly injured his knee and needed to withdraw each from junior and cadet classes.
Now Fatima will even signify the nation in World Cadet Championship subsequent month in Uzbekistan. She is the primary Pakistani, who will take part within the mega occasion and I hope she is going to ship,” Wasim concluded.