CWG 2022: ‘Woh Mera Bhai…’, Arshad Nadeem of Pak upset for not playing Neeraj Chopra

Star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has been ruled out of the Commonwealth Games 2022 due to injury. Indian fans were shocked by Neeraj’s exit as he was a strong contender for the gold medal. Neeraj’s lack of enthusiasm in the current games is not only hurting the Indian fans. His rival and friend Arshar Nadeem […]
 


CWG 2022: ‘Woh Mera Bhai…’, Arshad Nadeem of Pak upset for not playing Neeraj Chopra

Star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has been ruled out of the Commonwealth Games 2022 due to injury. Indian fans were shocked by Neeraj’s exit as he was a strong contender for the gold medal. Neeraj’s lack of enthusiasm in the current games is not only hurting the Indian fans. His rival and friend Arshar Nadeem is also disappointed with Neeraj’s exit. Pakistan’s Arshad Nadeem says he will miss competing against India’s Olympic champion Neeraj Chopra at the Commonwealth Games as they are part of a family.

Neeraj Chopra won silver medal in world championship

Neeraj last month World Athletics Championships Won the historic silver medal with a throw of 88.13 metres. In which Arshad finished fifth. However, he became the first Pakistani to qualify for the final. Neeraj Chopra has decided to pull out of the Commonwealth Games due to a back injury. In such a situation, Arshad Nadi is expected to be on the podium with Anderson Peters of Granada. Peters is a strong contender for the gold medal after winning the gold medal at the recent World Championships.

Arshad Nadeem told PTI, ‘Neeraj is my brother. I miss him here. May Allah keep him healthy and I get a chance to fight him soon. This brotherhood between Arshad and Neeraj started while participating in the South Asian Games held in Guwahati. While Neeraj won the gold medal in the Asian Games four years ago, Arshad won the bronze medal.

Neeraj Chopra is a good person: Arshady

Arshad Nadeem said, He is a good person. You are a bit reserved at first. But when you start getting to know each other, you start being open with each other. We have a very good friendship. I hope he continues to perform for India and I will continue to do well for my country. We are like a family.

Arshad Nadeem is troubled by injury

Arshad’s fifth place in the World Championship can be called a good performance. Because he has returned from injury after the Tokyo Olympics. Twenty-five-year-old Arshad said, “After the Tokyo Olympics, I participated in the World Championships after a long gap. I feel good about my game. I still have an elbow injury and it is being treated. Neeraj has become a star by winning the gold medal in the Olympics. While Arshad has a long way to go to reach there.