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In a remarkable display of talent and determination, a significant contingent of Pakistani runners made their mark at the prestigious Chicago World Major Marathon on Sunday, turning heads with their outstanding performances on the international stage.

The group of Pakistani participants was led by Nazir Naini, who emerged as the fastest Pakistani runner, completing the grueling marathon distance in 2 hours and 56 minutes. His extraordinary performance demonstrated his dedication and skill in long distance running.

Behind Naini was Faisal Shafi, who finished second among Pakistani runners with a commendable time of 3 hours and 8 minutes. Shafi’s strong win highlighted the depth of talent within the Pakistani running community.

The Chicago Marathon also saw participation from female Pakistani runners, led by Huma Rehman. Rahman demonstrated his strength by completing the marathon in an impressive 3 hours and 17 minutes, which is a testament to his commitment to the sport.

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One of the standout achievements of the event was that of Fahadh Mukhtar, who completed his six-star run by participating in the Chicago Marathon. Earning the coveted six-star medal in marathon running is a remarkable achievement and a testament to Mukhtar’s dedication and stamina.

Notably, Rehman Azhar, is an anchorperson express news, joined the ranks of Pakistani participants and achieved a personal best marathon time of 3 hours and 36 minutes. Azhar’s commitment to both journalism and marathon running is a testament to his versatile abilities.

The list of Pakistani participants who performed exceptionally well at the Chicago World Major Marathon included Prem Kumar, Nosherwan Ali, Jahanzeb Mughal, Danish Ilahi, Bacha Hussain, Fawad Karim, Saifullah, Taha Ghafoor, Umar Malik, Azim Sarwar, Jamal Khan, Salman Ilyas. . , Omar Malik, Salman Khan, Rafay Zahid, Ammar Zia, Babar Ghiyas, Ali Asghar Aamir, Kaukab Sarwar, Amy Raza and Rabia Naeem.

Each of these runners contributed to Pakistan’s representation on the global running stage, showcasing their passion and talent for the sport.

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