LAHORE: Accepting a request from the Pakistan Olympic Organization (POA), the International Olympic Board has confirmed that local weightlifter Talha Talib has been provided invite place in -67 kgs category for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics.
“The Olympic Gamings Tripartite Payment has settled the Invite Places in partnership with International Weight-lifting Federation (IWF) and also Talha Talib has actually been successful in securing the Invitation area in -67 kg in Weight-lifting for the Tokyo Olympics.
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This is the very first time that he will certainly be joining the Olympic Gamings standing for Pakistan. Talha has actually clinched Medals in Commonwealth (bronze), South Oriental Gamings (gold) as well as International Uniformity Weight-lifting Championship(gold)for Pakistan,”a POA news release stated on Friday.
With the induction of Talha, Pakistan will be additionally be represented in participation in athletics, badminton, judo, capturing as well as swimming during the July 23-Aug 8 Tokyo Games.