- Pakistan won its first medal at the Commonwealth Games on Wednesday.
- Shah beat South Africa’s Thomas-Laszlo Breytenbach to win bronze.
- It is the second time the boxer has won a medal for Pakistan at the Games in Glasgow.
Shah Hussain Shah beat Thomas-Laszlo Breytenbach of South Africa in the Men’s -90 Kg event to win a bronze medal for Pakistan.
Pakistan finally got its first medal at the Commonwealth Games 2022 on Wednesday, after a long wait.
Shah went into the fight for the bronze medal after losing the first round of the -90kg weight category.
Shah has now won a medal at the Commonwealth Games for the second time. In 2014, he won the silver medal in Glasgow.
Hussain Shah, a boxer who won a bronze medal at the Olympics, has a 20-year-old son who has also won two gold medals for Pakistan in the South Asian Games.