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20th commonwealth games are underway in the famous city of Britain, Glasgow.

On the second day disappointing run for Pakistani athletes continues. Pakistan's Zeeshan Farid missed a golden opportunity to qualify for the finals of 10 meter air rifle men event. Zeeshan finished ninth in the qualifying with 613.2 points. while to qualify for the finals he need 613.4 points. In men's lawn bowl triple section b England beat Pakistan by 24-9 in the third round. In women's 10 meter air pistol event Pakistan's Mehwish Farhan finished 15th with 369 points and didn't qualify for the next round. while another Pakistani Tazeem Akhtar Abbasi did not stand in the competition. In men's 200 meter freestyle swimming Pakistan's Israr Hussain finished 32nd while Nisar Ahmed stand on 34th on roster. In women's 50 meter freestyle swimming Pakistan swimmer Lianna Swan finished 45th while Kiran Khan got 51st position out of 57. PTV Sports is telecasting the commonwealth games live.


Pakistan test and one day captain Misbah ul Haq said spinners will play important role in upcoming series against Sri Lanka.

Talking to media in Lahore Misbah ul Haq said that all the players are eager to perform well in the upcoming series. He said that players works very hard in the ongoing training camp. Misbah hope that fast bowler Junaid Khan will perform well against Sri Lankan strong batting line. Answering to a question about Umar Akmal's selection, Misbah said Akmal has been performing well in the recent past.


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