On Monday, Pakistan’s top table tennis player, Perniya Khan, announced her intention to compete in the 2024 Olympics in Paris.
Perniya Khan, in an interview with the press, stated: “Olympics in Paris in 2024 is my goal. It requires a great deal of effort on your part. I know for a certain that I will be able to attend the big show.”
She thanked Wahab Riaz, who serves as an advisor to the Chief Minister of Punjab on sports matters, for organizing a sports series that included intense competition.
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Khan, who has won bronze twice at the junior South Asian Federation (SAF) games, has remarked that competitions like the Ramadan sports series organized by the Sports Board of Punjab (SBP) under the supervision of Wahab would assist sportsmen in the long term and that they should be held frequently.
Pernia remarked, “It has been a long time since I have competed in a competition of this caliber.” “I’d want to thank the organizers and hope that events like this happen on a regular basis,” she continued.
Khan made it into the championship match for singles. She hopes to do well in the forthcoming pairs competition as well as the singles competition. “I made it into the championship match for singles. All of the best athletes in the country are competing, and the stakes are high “What she had, you might have too.
The Olympic medalist said her parents were her biggest supporters. “My mum and dad have always been on my side. I owe my being here to them. I hope to continue to bring them joy forever, “That was her claim, she said.