EUGENE: Pakistan’s ace athlete Arshad Nadeem secured the fifth place within the males’s javelin throw last at World Athletics Championships held in Oregon, United States.
According to the small print, the 25-year-old athlete managed a throw of 86.16 meters, his finest throw of the season within the last to complete within the high 5.
Whereas, Grenada’s Anderson Peters bagged his second gold on the world championships, whereas, Olympic champion India’s Neeraj Chopra completed in second place with a throw of 88.13 meters as Peters made his final try throw of 90.54m to retain his javelin throw title.
Meanwhile, Czech Republic’s Jakub Vadlejch bagged a bronze medal within the competitors.
It is value mentioning right here that Arshad created historical past for Pakistan as he grew to become the primary athlete from the nation to reach a last at World Athletics Championships. Whereas, he completed fifth on the Tokyo Olympics final yr.