Player Profile

Talha Talib


Pakistan men's weightlifter Talha Talib managed to secure seventh rank in 62-Kilogram class of 18th Asian Games but made a National Record by lifting a total 287kg.

At Common Wealth (Gold Cost) Games 2018, Talha won Bronze Medal for Pakistan by lifting 283kg (132kg + 151kg) in 62kg category.

Pakistan's well-trained and energetic weightlifter had won a gold medal and Best Youth Weightlifter at the 2016 Commonwealth Youth Championships.

And a silver medal at the 2015 Commonwealth Youth Games.

Talha Talib's Profile

Age (Years):   24
Sport:   Weightlifting
City:   Gujranwala
Weight(Kgs):   62
Height:   5'4''


Eighteen years old weightlifter Talha Talib hails from Gujranwala where he studies Computer science at Superior College, Gujranwala. 

His father Muhammad Islam Natiq won a bronze medal at the 1999 Asian Power lifting Championships in Delhi. Ali Aslam and Muhammad Rashed are the coaches of Talha Talib.

Talha’s aim is to win a gold medal at the Olympic Games in 2020. 

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