Shajjar Abbas qualifies for finals of Commonwealth Games 2022

Shajjar Abbas clocked 20.89 to cover the distance and qualify for finals of Commonwealth Games 2022

By Web Desk
August 06, 2022
`Shajjar Abbas — Commonwealth Games 2022

BIRMINGHAM: Pakistan's Shajjar Abbas has qualified for the finals of Men's 200m in the Commonwealth Games 2022.

Shajjar clocked 20.89 to cover the distance, finishing third in his heat and among the top eight overall to qualify for the final.

The youngster will next compete in the grand final of the Commonwealth Games 2022 on Saturday at 01: 30 PM (PST).

Earlier, in round one of the 200m event, the 22-year-old clocked 21.12 to qualify for the semi-finals, where he made an improvement of 0.23 seconds to qualify for the final.

It should be mentioned here that Shajjar is the only Asian athlete to make it to the 200m final.