Tokyo: Pakistan’s Mahoor Shahzad has referred to as a few of her fellow gamers as ‘jealous’ after she grew to become first particular person from badminton to signify on the Olympics.
The 24-year-old Mahoor was knocked out of the competitors after failing two bag win in two matches of the group stage.
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Mahoor believes she acquired criticism after shedding a match to world quantity 4 Akane Yamaguchi within the first match.
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“My final match was in opposition to world quantity 4 and I’m ranked 121. It was fairly tough to attain in opposition to her as she was not giving me any probabilities of attaining factors,” Mahoor stated.
“I used to be criticized closely after the sport by some folks, together with fellow gamers and journalists,” she added.
She hailed the encourage acquired from all internationally however simply because she is primary in Pakistan, some gamers are jealous of her achievement.
“I recieved appreciation from India, China however some our personal badminton gamers and others are jealous simply becuase I’m that includes in Olympics,” she maintained.
In the meantime, Mahoor was happy with immediately’s efficiency in opposition to Nice Britain’s Kirsty Gilmour as she managed to attain 14 factors in every units.