Asian Championship 2016 News
ISLAMABAD: A five-member Pakistan contingent will be
flying to Tokyo, Japan on Tuesday to participate in the Asian
Youth and Junior Weightlifting Championship scheduled to be held
from November 8 to 15 (Asian Championship 2016 News).
Moreover, Pakistan Weightlifting Federation (PWF) vice-president also said Muhammad
Rashid Malik said as many as nineteen countries will participate in the
championship including Pakistan, Japan, Korea, Iran, Uzbekistan and China.
He also said the five-member Pakistan contingent includes three weightlifters
and two officials. “The three-member Pakistan team to participate in the
event includes Talha Talib (62kg), Farhan Ahmed
(72kg) and Muhammad Nooh Dastagir Butt (105kg),” he said.
He further said the officials to accompany the team comprise PWF Secretary
Muhammad Amin Butt (team manager) and Irfan Butt (coach).