Army taekwondo player to get Tamgha-e-Imtiaz

ISLAMABAD Ace taekwondo player, Faisal Mahmood from Army will collect his Tamgha-e-Imtiaz (TI) on March 23, which had been announced by Pakistan President on August 14, 2009 on the eve of Independence Day of Pakistan. The individual is the first ever representative of taekwondo, who achieved this award due to his excellent contributions at the national and international level. Governor Punjab will be give award to Faisal on March 23 during the Award Distribution Ceremony. The achievements recorded by Faisal: a. 9th SAF Games 2004, Islamabad (Gold) b. 29th National Games 2004, Quetta (Gold) c. 10th SAF Games 2006, Sri Lanka (Gold) d. 1st Ranking National Championship 2006 (Gold) e. 17th Asian Championship 2006, Thailand (Participation) f. Asian Games 2006, Doha Qatar (Participation) g. 30th National Games 2007, Karachi (Silver) h. WTF KYUNG University Taekwondo Training Programme from September 19 to October 15, 2007, Korea (Qualified) j. National Taekwondo Championship 2007, Rawalpindi (Gold).

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