Pakistani swimmer Bismah Khan qualified for Women’s Freestyle 50m swimming event’s semi-final in Islamic Games 2022 here on Wednesday. Following the footsteps of fellow swimmer Jahanara Nabi, Khan shined in the shorter distance heat. Earlier, Jahanara finished among top eight to qualify for the final of Women’s Freestyle 400m. The two Pakistan swimmers will contest in semi-final and final respectively later today.
On the other hand, Pakistan lost to Turkey in quarter-final match of Archery event. Arshad Nadeem, who won Gold in Commonwealth Games (CWG) 2022, also won Gold in Islamic Games 2022. Altaf-ur-Rehman won a Bronze medal in Para Table Tennis event in the Islamic Games 2022. So far, Pakistan has won two medals in the event.