Haider Ali made all of Pakistan proud yesterday when he won a gold medal at the Discus Thrower event at the Paralympic games. Sports players like Babar Azam and Sarfaraz Ahmed reached out to the winner to congratulate him for his hard earned efforts and making Pakistan proud!
— Babar Azam (@babarazam258) September 3, 2021
— Sarfaraz Ahmed (@SarfarazA_54) September 3, 2021
Celebrities also reached out on social media to praise the superstar for his valiant efforts to make Pakistan proud at an international platform. Actress Hania Amir called Haider Ali “Pakistan’s hero”
— Hania Aamir (@realhaniahehe) September 3, 2021
Actor Faisal Qureshi praised the sportsman for creating history and congratulated him for his win
What A News 👏👏History is Created by Haider Ali
Haider Ali has Won Gold Medal in discus thrower event at #TokyoParalympics Games
The emotional yet the best ever moment ❤❤🇵🇰 #HaiderAli#CongratulationPakistan #Paralympics #goldmedal #PakistanZindabad pic.twitter.com/8lGrxxp63p
— Faysal Quraishi (@faysalquraishi) September 3, 2021
Singer and actor Farhan Saeed also congratulated the Olympian for his historic hold medal win
— Farhan Saeed (@farhan_saeed) September 3, 2021
Fashion designer and actor HSY reached out through Twitter to congratulate Haider Ali and said that his efforts had made an entire nation extremely proud and proved that nothing can stop a man from achieving greatness
Super proud of #HaiderAli! He is the first Pakistani gold medalist in Paralympics games! 👏🏼 You have made your country extremely proud by showing the world that nothing can stop a person who is determined for greatness! You are a true inspiration for all. 🥇🇵🇰
— Hassan Sheheryar (@HSYCOUTUREKING) September 3, 2021
Haider Ali achieved the medal at the Discus Thrower event where he reached an incredible 55.26m distance, which was a personal best and defeated Mykola Zhabnyak. Hopefully his win will not be the last gold medal we were Pakistan win in the future Olympic games and encourage public authorities to fund sports so more sportsmen can make us proud internationally!