The 21-year-old weightlifter completed fifth within the 67kg class with a formidable efficiency of total lifting of 320 KG weight and received laurels from the countrymen.
Within the clear and jerk third try, Talha Talib lifted 170 kg, which is greater than twice his body weight.
“I thank Allah and the nation for the prayers,” the star weightlifter mentioned whereas speaking to media on the airport.
“I’m grateful to the Pakistan Weightlifting Federation and the Olympic Affiliation. I attribute my success to the nation. I’m glad that the Pakistani flag soared greater.”
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Talha additionally reiterated his resolve to surmount all errors and produce a gold medal subsequent time if the federal government present correct help.
The weightlifter mentioned he’s trying ahead to creating his mark within the Commonwealth Video games after which the World Championship scheduled in October.
Talha missed bronze by a slight margin of two kilograms however he received the hearts of Pakistanis world wide for placing up a strong present within the Olympics.