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Malak Faisal wins first place in Figure Skating, Innsbruck Austria

The 12-year-old is Pakistan’s first-ever figure skater!

The 12-year-old Malak FaisalThe 12-year-old Malak Faisal won the first position in the two-day Basic Novice Girls II category - OyeYeah
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Malak Faisal Zafar has won big at the international competition for figure skating in Austria.

The 12-year-old, Pakistan’s first-ever figure skater grabbed the first position in the two-day Basic Novice Girls II category at the 24th International Eiscup Innsbruck 2019.

Zafar stood out at the event among other participants who mostly belonged to the European countries, bringing immense pride to Pakistan.

Malak started skating when she was just 5-years old and became a professional figure skater at the age of 9.

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Her dream now is to represent Pakistan in the Winter Olympics.

the authorSaman Siddiqui
Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.