Inam participated in the 84 KG weight class freestyle at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in New Delhi, India, where he won the gold for the country by overpowering the opponent wrestler from the arch-rival nation, India.
Inam was selected to participate in the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, UK as well as at the 2014 Asian Beach Games in Phuket, Thailand where he won Bronze in the 90+ KG weight class in beach style.
Inam participated in the 86 KG class freestyle at the 12th South Asian Games in Guwahati, India, where he once again won the Gold in freestyle wrestling against his Indian opponent.
He then competed in the - 90 KG weight class of the 5th Beach Asian Games in Danang, Vietnam, where he clinched another gold medal in freestyle wrestling.
Inam also participated in the 86 KG weight category of the 2016 Common Wealth Wrestling Championship in Singapore, where he earned a Silver medal in freestyle wrestling.
Inam bagged the gold medal in 86 KG weight category at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, Gold Coast as well.
He has received pride of performance award on 23 March 2019.
Pakistan’s champion Wrestler Inam Butt added another feather to his cap when he won the Gold medal in the World Beach Games in Doha, Qatar.
Pakistan Cricket Board(PCB) invited Inam Butt to HBL PSL match and presented a token of appreciation with their Hamarey Heroes Campaign.