ISLAMABAD, Aug 06 (Alliance News): Noah Dastgir Butt, who won the gold medal for Pakistan in the Commonwealth Games 2022 and set a record, has expressed his feelings on the wonderful achievement, saying that the last 24 hours have passed in a storm full of emotions, his dreams will come true. , it is an amazing feeling to see dreams come true.
According to CGM, the 24-year-old weightlifter is enthusiastically welcoming the ovation received by the fans after becoming Pakistan’s first gold medalist on the sixth day of the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.
Noah Dastgir Butt has received congratulatory messages from all over the world, almost everyone seems to be appreciating and congratulating him on his success.
But since his phone is broken, his only means of contact is his coach Irfan Butt, which is why coach Irfan Butt’s phone is flooded with interview requests.
Noah Dastgir Butt told Dawn in an exclusive interview from Birmingham last night that my phone is broken, I have an iPhone but the SIM card is not usable at the moment.
Noah Dastgir Butt set a record and won a gold medal by lifting a total of 405 kg in the weightlifting competition, having won a bronze medal in the last edition of the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia 4 years ago.
He said that from the beginning, my goal was to win a gold medal in these games and I put everything I could to achieve this goal.
Noah Dastgir Butt said that this is the fruit of hard work, the hard work we do during training and practice, the training plan and procedure for this sport is very strict, to keep ourselves fit and focus on the game. Studying and practicing for 3 hours 2 times a day.
It can be said that the sport of weightlifting is the family sport of Noah Dastgir Butt, his father Ghulam Dastgir Butt is a 16-time national champion while his brother Hanzala also competed in the -109kg category at the Games on Wednesday. But he could not win any medal.
He said that I wanted to achieve this achievement for my father, I promised him that I will win the gold medal and as soon as I won the medal I called my family and they told me that they Watching me on television, it was an emotional moment for me.
Recalling the moment of victory, he said that when he was receiving the medal and the tune of Pakistan’s national anthem was played in the stadium, it was such an occasion that the emotions felt at that moment cannot be described in words.
Before returning home, Noah Dasgir Butt will participate in one more event.
Nuh Dastgir Butt said that he is going from here to Turkey to participate in the Islamic Games starting from August 9, I want to win another gold medal for the country there.
Talking about future plans and ambitions, Noah Dastgir Butt said that Olympics is the pinnacle of sports and my aim is to qualify for Paris Olympics and win a medal for the country there. He added that he and other weightlifters in the country need more support to win medals at the biggest sporting event.