The Other Side-Pakistan
: Mahoor Shahzad, the first-ever Pakistani female badminton champion, has now been selected by Badminton World Federation
(BWF) for their fully funded scholarship for University of London’s PG Certificate in Sports Management. The 24-year-old shared her latest achievement on Twitter.
This huge milestone is not just for herself but for Pakistan as well. Shahzad secured the 149th spot out of the top 150. She became the first-ever Pakistani woman to reach such a high ranking around the globe in 2019. Moreover, this girl has been the National Badminton Champion of Pakistan for 5 consecutive years.
Aiming to represent Pakistan in the Olympics 2020, she made her country proud yet again. Earlier, following her globally recognized victory, Shahzad paid her gratitude to Pakistanis. She mentioned that it would never have been possible for her to come this far in her journey without their support.