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Mudassar Mudassar Baig

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Leg length difference
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T44, F44

Further personal information

Family
One daughter
Languages
English

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
He found a story about the National Paralympic Committee of Pakistan while watching television. "I used to feel dejected whenever I watched boys my age play, run and do the usual things of life without facing any problems. It taught me a lesson that I should fight and pave a way to becoming a role model for my country's youth."

General interest

Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (pakistanaffairs.pk, 28 Aug 2012)
Impairment
He fractured his leg playing football at high school. His treatment did not go as planned and he was left with his right leg shorter than his left. It was later discovered the fracture had been caused by a weakness from the effects of polio. (pakistanaffairs.pk, 28 Aug 2012; tribune.com.pk, 26 Aug 2012)