Fata Karate player Ghani Shinwari elevated to national team.
Fata Karate player Ghani Shinwari elevated to national team.

PESHAWAR, 21 May: Fata Karate team member Ghani Shinwari has been elevated to the national team after showing outstanding performance in domestic championship.

Ghani Shinwari belongs to Landi Kotal subdivision of Khyber Agency. Representing Fata, te got third position in the 29th National Full Contact Karate championship which concluded in Qayum Sport Complex.

He will represent Pakistan in the 16th Asia Full Contact Karate tournament, scheduled to be held in South Korea in September this year.

Shinwari has been feeling high after being selected to represent the country on international level.

“I earned this place with my struggle and hard work. I have been in the game for the last five to six years. President of the Full Contact Karate Federation after watching my performance selected in the national team, which is really an honor. I will be representing Pakistan at the Asian level and I am feeling proud on it,” Shinwari said of his achievement.