Shah Khan represents Pakistan in world championship

From Left: Shah Khan is seen on the second position with other players of Pakistan table tennis squad for Budapest world cup.

Nasib Shah Shinwari

LANDIKOTAL: A brilliant player of table tennis from the valley of Swat belonging to a poor family is also the part of Pakistan table tennis team that would participate in the world table tennis championship in Budapest Hungary.

According to Shah Khan, he belongs to a poor family and his father has a fast food stall in the Bari Kot area of Swat valley.

Shah Khan has been playing table tennis in the last few areas and he has won national titles many times earning a good name for Pakistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. 

He has also participated in international sports events representing Pakistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and has shown excellent performance. 

The merged areas table tennis association officials have applauded the Directorate of Sports and Youth Affairs Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for providing financial support to Shah Khan who made him able to participate in the world table tennis tournament in Hungary.

The tournament is scheduled from 21st April 2019 to 28th April 2019.