Pakistan Sports Awards 2022


PSA Class of 2022 & 2019 included athletes from many sports in Pakistan, journalists, media persons and special moments. Before we carry the baton forward, meet our Class of 2022…

Sportswoman Of The Year

Anita Karim

Mixed Martial Arts
Known as ‘the arm collector’ Anita is no doubt a sitara Anita is Pakistan’s first ever international female MMA fighter She has won multiple national and international level bouts and she is a top talent! In 2019, she was victorious at the One Warrior Series. In 2020, Anita KarimAnita defeated Estonia's Marie Ruumet via unanimous decision and improved her professional record to (2-1).
Sports Fan of the year

Chacha Cricket

Chacha cricket and Pakistan cricket are synonymous. He is a legend of Pakistan cricket without even playing for the team. His passion for the game hasn’t died down despite following the team for several years
Female Emerging Star of the year

Amna Fayyaz

Amna is a squash player from Pakistan. The 17 year old from Rawalpindi won the Pakistan squash circuit I professional tournament. At such a young age she proved she has the talent and ability to reach the top level should she continue to progress at the rate she is and this tournament triumph certainly won’t be the last tournament she will be victorious in  
Sportsman Of The Year

Falcon Muhammad Waseem

Falcon Waseem is the top boxer of Pakistan and has shown the world whenever he got into the ring. In 2019 Falcon won his 10th professional fight and defeated three times former world champion of Mexico. In 2020, Playing his first ever professional fight at the home soil Falcon Waseem defeated a very strong opponent Jenny boy Boca. Falcon has wonderful record of 11-1 with 8 knock outs and is a challenger of world title fight. Will you nominate him as a Sportsman of the year?
Male Emerging Star of the year

Haider Ali

A 20 year old batsman born in Attock, and someone sports fans will hear a lot of for years to come. In 2020, Haider became the first Pakistani cricketer to score a fifty on T20I debut. He also became the youngest batsman to score a 50 in the PSL. In the recent PSL, he averaged 27 at a massive strike rate of 158 with 14 sixes
Sports Show Host of the year

Sawera Pasha

Ptv Sports
Sawera Pasha is quite a familiar face when it comes to Pakistan sports. In 2020, she has been seen delivering her best during the Quaid e Azam trophy, National T20 Cup & other major tournaments. Apart from her on field brilliance, Sawera is also quite busy discussing sports on her social media platforms. Her YouTube channel comprises over 100K subscribers, or we say sports lovers.
Sports Journalist of the year

Faizan Lakhani

Geo News
Any sports loving person in Pakistan will have probably heard of @lakahnifaizan. His sporting acumen is second to none, and he is widely regarded as one of Pakistan’s finest sports journalists. Writing for @geonewsdottv, Faizan is an experienced sports journalist who covers all sports with equal attention. But it is his passion for his work which really shines through. It is clearly evident that Faizan is a true fan of sport at heart. Last year, he was instrumental in securing exclusive interviews with key sporting individuals. Similarly, he covered the @cricketworldcup in England, and provided amazing coverage to sports fans. He is also extremely active on social media where he often breaks the latest news in regards to Pakistani sport. Will Faizan be your Sports Journalist Of The Year nominee?
Commentator of the year

Tariq saeed

When it comes to Urdu commentary, you won’t find many better than Tariq Saeed. Pakistan Urdu cricket commentary isn’t complete without Tariq Saeed. His exemplary use of the language coupled with strong cricketing knowledge makes for a great spectacle. Tariq Saeed has been doing commentary during 2019 and 2020 domestic Tournaments also in PSL and especially his Urdu commentary Kabaddi World cup was amazing to listen.
Team of the year

Pakistan Kabaddi Team

The Pakistan kabaddi team created history by becoming World champions for the very first time, and that too at home. During the halfway interval, the team were on the back-foot, however, made a great comeback to claim the title
Coach Of The Year

Sinsei Ghulam Ali

Pakistan’s ace Karate coach, and the man to go to if you want to become a Karate star Head coach of Nargis Hazara, Shahida Abbasi and many others who won medals for Pakistan at the 2019 South Asian Games Trains over 400+ students at his coaching academy Hast trained 80+ black belt Karate students
Special Abilities Sportsperson

Haider Ali

Para Athletics
An all-round Pakistani para athlete and and someone the nation should be proud of In 2019, he won Silver at the World Para Athletics Championship in discus Created history at the 2008 Paralympics becoming first Pakistani to win a medal At the Asian Games in 2010, he won a Gold medal in long jump
Sports Icon Of The Year (Male)

Aleem Dar

Aleem Dar is someone who does not need an introduction. Aleem Dar is the first Pakistani to be a member of the Elite Panel of ICC Umpires. The veteran holds the record of officiating in the most number of ODI and Test matches. The Government of Pakistan honored him with the President's Award for Pride of
Most Stylish Athlete Of The Year Award

Hajra Khan

She is a 26 year old professional football player from Karachi, and one the nation looks up to Hajra is the current captain of the Pakistan national football team In 2019 Hajra achieved a World record of playing the longest football match ever at 3.30 hours In 2020, Hajra Performed really well as women's army football team won the nationa women's championship Hajra debuted as a professional footballer aged 14, and scored 9 goals in only 3 games
ESports Gamer of the year

Arslan Ash

Esports Gaming
Arslan’s rise to the top of Tekken gaming has been nothing short of outstanding. The Lahore born gamer was named the Esports player of the year in 2019. Not only that, he holds the distinction of being the first Pakistani Red Bull athlete.
Sports Icon Of The Year (Female)

Kiran Khan

An icon is more than just an athlete. They are someone who inspires the next generation and in Kiran Khan, she fits that description perfectly. Kiran, an Olympian was one of the first international swimmers from Pakistan and she has since gone on to inspire a whole lot of Pakistani swimmers


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Latest from our insta

GOLD for Haider Ali ✅🥇

Kudos to Pakistan’s para athlete @haiderathlete on securing a Gold medal in Asian Para Games Hangzhou China 2023 hence making the entire country proud 🇵🇰

Onwards and upwards champ, you’re an inspiration to many ⭐️
Silver sealed in Squash! 🥈

Kudos to Pakistan’s squash team for making the entire country proud by winning a silver medal at the Asian Games 2023 in Hangzhou👏🏼

Love and cheers boys, keep it up!! 🚀
4 medals by 4 champions for Pakistan from the wrestling rings 🇵🇰🤼‍♂️

Proud of Muhammad Asim, Talal Ansar, Zain Umar and Imran Afzal for bagging 2 silver and 2 bronze medals respectively at the International Ethnosport festival in Uzbekistan 🤩

Proud of you boys!! 👏🏼
4 medals by 4 champions for Pakistan from the wrestling rings 🇵🇰🤼‍♂️

Proud of Muhammad Asim, Talal Ansar, Zain Umar and Imran Afzal for bagging 2 silver and 2 bronze medals respectively at the International Ethnosport festival in Uzbekistan 🤩

Proud of you boys!! 👏🏼
Silver Medal ✅
87.82 meters throw 🚀

The superstar from Mian Channu @arshadnadeem29 has created history by winning Pakistan’s first ever medal in the history of World Athletics Championships 🤩

We are proud of you champ!
Nauman Khan 🥇 (U-13)
Ahmad Khalil 🥈 (U-13)
Abdullah Nawaz 🥉 (U-17)

Kudos to this trio for a dominating  showdown at the Asian Junior Individual Squash Championship 2023 🔥

Proud of you boys!! 🇵🇰
You say TEKKEN 7 and we hear that as Arslan Ash ⭐️

What a superstar he is in the world of ESports, congratulations @arslan.ash on winning #EVO2023, his 4th EVO title overall which is also the most by any player ever👏🏼

Proud of you boy🇵🇰
Gold medal for 🇵🇰 this time in Martial Games 👏🏼

Kudos to Dilwar Khan Sannan for making us all proud with a Gold at the 13 World Martial Games 2023 in USA 🤩

Keep up the hard work boy, STRONGER and UPWARDS 💪🏼
Roar of the rising star 🔥

We are super proud of Hamza Khan for raising Pakistan’s flag high once again in Squash after 37 years, well done to the WSF World Junior Squash Champion ⭐️

Onwards and Upwards!!
He launched it 79.93m long to clinch a Bronze medal for Pakistan 🇵🇰🚀

Congratulations to Pakistan’s Muhammad Yasir @yasir__sultan who has won a bronze medal in Asian Athletics Championship, Javelin Throw event with a career best throw of 79.93m 👏🏼

Proud of you boy!! ⭐️
Another 🏆 from Esports Arena! 🤩

Kudos to the trio of @arslan.ash Atif Butt and Imran Khan on winning the #GAMERS8 Tekken 7 Nations Championship ⭐️

Proud of you boys!!🇵🇰
Gold medal 🥇 ✅ 

Pakistan’s finest Karate star @saadiabbas has aced another tournament and yet another Gold Medal, this time at the Montreal Open International Karate Championship, Canada.

Proud of you champ! ⭐️