The 2010 South Asian Games (SAF) are currently being held in Dhaka, Bangladesh from Jan 29th to Feb 8th. Combat sports events that are to take place will be Boxing, Judo, Karate, Taekwondo, Wrestling and Wushu. Pakistan currently has 388 athletes taking part in the event which will be one of the biggest and possibly the biggest sporting event in South Asia this year.
Events such as this represent one of the only avenues that Pakistani combat athletes can use to get recognition. Mixed Martial Arts Pakistan hopes to create more regular opportunities for the combat athletes of Pakistan to take part and make a living with.
Mixed Martial Arts Pakistan will keep you updated in the coming days regarding Pakistan’s performance in the combat athletic events at the 2010 SAF Games.