Pakistani visually impaired archer Dr. Bakhtawar make history at IBSA.
In an APP story, Bakhtawar Kayani was cited as saying, “I am the only woman archer from Pakistan as well as from all of Asia to compete in archery discipline.”
The 30-year-old V-2 archer Bakhtawar expressed her pride at having the chance to represent Pakistan in the Olympic Games.
To represent my country at such a high level is a dream come true, she remarked.
She declared that she would do her best to finish in a respectable place and that she had been working hard to prepare for the competition.
“I’m excited to show off my abilities. I’ll do my best to meet everyone’s expectations, she continued.
However, The biggest high-level international competition for athletes with vision impairments will take place at the 2023 World Games.
Additionally, The games will feature over 1250 contestants from 70 different countries. Outside of the Paralympic Games, these events constitute the highlight of the world sporting calendar. They are held every four years.
However, The 2023 World Games will feature tennis, archery, chess, cricket, women’s football, partially sighted football, goalball, judo, powerlifting, showdown, tenpin bowling, and blind football.
The men’s blind cricket team from Pakistan is also expected to compete at the Games.