Imran Nazir slams sports authorities for sending only 10 athletes to Olympics

The Nation  |  Jul 26, 2021

KARACHI - Former Pakistan opener Imran Nazir expressed his displeasure at Pakistan’s low attendance in the ongoing Tokyo Olympics and Imran Nazir slammed the authorities responsible for the decline. He compared the number of athletes Pakistan sent in 2012 London Olympics and expressed his displeasure. “This is actually sad. Just 10 athletes from a country of 220 million people. To everyone who is responsible for Pakistan’s such decline in sports, SHAME ON YOU!” he tweeted. Imran Nazir also questioned people who were questioning the sporting institutions for the decline in the sports in the country. “Since everyone blaming institutions in control of sports in Pakistan, how many people here take responsibility of supporting athletes in our country? Mention any athlete who needs financial assistance, let’s see if any group or individual can help them achieve their dreams,” he wrote in the second tweet. 

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