Pakistan at the 2008 Summer Paralympics
|Pakistan at the Paralympic Games|
|At the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing|
|Paralympic history (summary)|
Pakistan sent a delegation to compete at the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing, China. Haider Ali created history by winning a silver medal, the country's first at any Paralympics. The delegation was also rocked by a doping scandal, when its power lifter, Naveed Ahmed Butt was banned for testing positive, the first athlete at the games.
The country won one medal, a silver.
|Silver||Haider Ali||Athletics||Men's Long Jump - F37/38|
- Haider Ali
- Nadia Hafeez
- Nasir Butt
- Naveed Ahmed Butt
- Raheel Anwar
- Shahzad Javed
- International Paralympic Committee
- Haider wins Pakistan’s first Paralympics medal
- Pakistan start Paralympics campaign in Beijing tomorrow