sports Pakistan won the first gold medal in Commonwealth Games 2022 by News Line August 4, 2022 written by News Line August 4, 2022 11 views 11 Pakistan won the first gold medal in Commonwealth Games 2022 Pakistan’s Noah Dastgir Butt won the gold medal in the 109+ weightlifting category. Pakistan has won two medals in the ongoing Commonwealth Games. Noah Dastgir Butt lifted a total weight of 405 kg and won the gold medal. He lifted 173 kg in snatch and 232 kg in clean and jerk. Emma Raducanu: the favorite athlete for children in the UK Noah Dastgir’s lifts of 173 kg in the snatch and 232 kg in the clean and jerk are Commonwealth Games record lifts in the 109+ weight category. It should be remembered that Noah Dastgir also won the bronze medal for Pakistan in 2018, while he won the silver medal in the Commonwealth Weightlifting Championship held in December last year. Noah Dastgir Butt’s gold is only Pakistan’s second gold medal in Commonwealth Games history before Shujauddin Malik won the weightlifting gold for Pakistan in 2006. Following victory in Common Wealth Games 2022, Prime Minister of Pakistan Shehbaz Sharif congratulated Nooh Butt Dastagir. In his, Tweet PM said, “Well done, Butt Saab.” Well done, Butt saab. https://t.co/C87hZIO8q9 — Shehbaz Sharif (@CMShehbaz) August 3, 2022 Noah dedicated this award to his father Speaking to Geo News after the historic achievement for his country, Noah said, “I dedicate this gold to my father, who worked for 12 years and helped me reach this point.” The weightlifter said that his father trains him at home, adding, “My father was also an international weightlifter. And, my brother is also into the sport. 0 comment 0 FacebookTwitterPinterestEmail News Line Blogger and Content writer previous post Several people injured in blast at explosives factory in France next post Psychologist witness in Amber Heard Johnny Depp trial receives death threats Related Posts Morocco Earthquake, Ronaldo opens his luxury hotel for earthquake victims September 10, 2023 5 Exercises You Can Do With Your Hand Gripper August 8, 2023 Larry Nassar stabbed multiple times at federal prison, report July 11, 2023 American Wrestler Billy Graham died at the age of 79 May 18, 2023 Ronaldo is the most international matches playing footballer now March 24, 2023 Get PSL 8 tickets online on 50% discount for students February 17, 2023 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.