Commonwealth Qualifying Round : Two Pakistani Athletes Directly Qualify For Final

Two Pakistani Athletes Arshad Nadeem and Jamshed Ali will directly play the finals of their respective events after organisers waived the qualifying round due to a short number of entries in the Commonwealth games.

An official of the Pakistan Athletics team in the Commonwealth Games confirmed from Birmingham that Athletes in Javelin throw Arshad Nadeem and shot put Jamshed Ali will not have their scheduled qualifying rounds.

The Manager of the Pakistan Athletics squad told the media both our Athletes will play the finals directly, Jamshed will appear for shotput finals on August 5 and Arshad will play his Javelin throw finals on August 7.

The qualifiers were waived due to the limited number of entries available for the respective events.