Thatha’s Asif makes record long jump and got famous
When the video of the young boy Asif’s long jump went viral on social media, the fate of the young man from Thatta has changed completely and he has become famous overnight.
Asif, a young man from Thatta, had a viral video of his long jump on top of 11 motorcycles, which was appreciated from all across the country.
After the video went viral, Akram Sahi, president of the Pakistan Athletics Federation, contacted young Asif and called him to Lahore.
President Pakistan Athletics Federation Akram Sahi has said that coaches will take trials of Asif.
On the other hand, the well-known American athlete and Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis has also become a fan of the Pakistani anonymous hero.
Commenting on the video of Asif doing long jump, Olympian Carl Lewis said that jumping without fear is a reflection of his best thinking.
Imagine finding him, working on him and preparing him for olympics long jump… pic.twitter.com/kEozipEmvV
— Kalim Khan (@Kallerz37) August 2, 2020