U.S. Olympic legend Carl Lewis praises Viral long jumper Asif Magsi

Sports Report

Karachi: Former American track and field athlete, nine-time Olympic gold medalist, Carl Lewis has praised Viral long jumper Asif Magsi.

Carl took to twitter and mentioned Asif’s qualities. “Actually with his lack of fear, he has the perfect mindset,” he tweeted after watching Asif’s video.

It must be noted that Asif, who is a fisherman by profession, jumped over 11 bikes in a viral video that got immense attention. In another video, Asif jumped over a lake covering a handsome distance with a Pakistani flag in his hand.

Thatta-based athlete got a call from Pakistan Athletics Federation (PAF) after his video went viral on social media. PAF contacted him and called him to Lahore where senior coaches will take his trial.