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Hazara ‘Messi’ meets Lionel Messi

Hazara ‘Messi’ meets Lionel Messi

Football Star, Lionel Messi finally gets to meet his 'smallest' biggest fan Murtaza, the Hazara boy from Jaghuri, Hazarajat in Afghanistan.…

Islam Amiri Hazara – Afghan national football team captain and Fans “player of the year”

Islam Amiri Hazara – Afghan national football team captain and Fans “player of the year”

Sept 24, 2013 | Player profile: Zohib Islam Amiri The son of an ethnic Hazara shopkeeper, Amiri grew up playing his football in the narrow alleys of Char-qala, first using…

Rajab Ali Hazara to lead under 16 Pakistan Football team as captain

Rajab Ali Hazara to lead under 16 Pakistan Football team as captain

Pakistan – Sept 24, 2013| Rajab Ali Hazara, 16, has been selected to lead Pakistan’s under 16 foot ball team. Pictures courtesy: Qadir Nayel   Under the captaincy of Rajab…

Kalsoom Hazara – Martial Arts Champion

Kalsoom Hazara – Martial Arts Champion

Quetta – June 27, 2013 |   A few years ago, Martial Arts was solely a male dominated sports and the mere thought of a girl playing Martial Arts in…

Hazara girl practicing martial arts in Herat, Afghanistan

Hazara girl practicing martial arts in Herat, Afghanistan

An Hazara girl practicing her martial arts with a sword at a Wushu (a form of Kung Fu) training club in Injil, Herat province in Afghanistan. Courtesy: “Proud Afghan” @…

Suhaila – black belt martial arts champion

Quetta – Aug 16, 2012 |   At 17, Suhaila is a black-belt martial arts champ, with 34 gold medals under her belt won in National and International competitions. Her…

Hazara icon wins Taekwondo Bronze medal at London Olympics

Hazara icon wins Taekwondo Bronze medal at London Olympics

Rohullah Nikpai Wins Taekwondo Bronze Medal at London Olympics – Aug 9, 2012 Rohullah Nikpai brings home Taekwondo Bronze Medal for Afghanistan. Nikpai became a Hazara hero and a house hold name…