KAZAKHSTAN: Pakistan's sprinter Mueed Baloch will compete in 200m and 400m races in the upcoming World Continental Championship, scheduled on June 25 and 26.
Taking to Twitter, Baloch shared his schedule for the event. According to the schedule, the national sprinter will participate in the 400m heat on June 25. On June 26, he will compete in the 200m race.
Baloch, who bagged a Silver and Bronze medal in Iran's Imam Reza Cup last month, had expressed high hopes for this tournament before leaving Pakistan on June 22.
Speaking to Geo Super before his departure, Baloch said he will try to once again raise the flag of Pakistan high.
"It's a good opportunity for me to represent Pakistan in an international event. In Iran, I bagged two medals, this time, I aim to improve," he said.
"I need support and confidence for this event. People should follow my race and pray for me," he added.