Arshad Nadeem secures fifth place at World Athletics Championships with season’s greatest throw


Pakistani javelin thrower Arshad Nadeem — Twitter/@arshadnadeem
  • Arshad Nadeem finishes fifth at remaining of World Athletics Championships in males’s javelin throw.
  • Throws at a distance of 86.16 metres, registering his greatest throw of the season.
  • India’s Neeraj Chopra will get silver medal with throw of 88.13 metres.

Pakistani Olympian Arshad Nadeem secured fifth place within the males’s javelin throw remaining on the World Athletics Championships in Oregon, United States. It was his greatest throw of the season.

The athlete had secured his spot within the remaining on Friday by throwing at a distance of 81.71 metres throughout his group B qualifying spherical to complete ninth total.

Within the remaining, Nadeem threw at a distance of 86.16 metres, his season greatest, regardless of not being absolutely match.

In the meantime, India’s Neeraj Chopra received the silver medal with throw of 88.13m.

Participation within the World Athletics Championship was Arshad’s first main worldwide occasion since Tokyo Olympics. He’s the primary Pakistani to have certified for the World Athletics Championships.

Neeraj, in the meantime, performed three occasions solely in June this 12 months. 

The 25-year-old Pakistani javelin thrower rose to prominence final 12 months when he certified for the ultimate of the Tokyo Olympics, turning into the primary Pakistani athlete to compete within the remaining of any monitor and area occasion in Olympic historical past. 



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