Article by: Mr. Ahmed Jahangeer Khan
Karate is a martial art developed in the Ryukyu Kingdom. It was developed from the indigenous Ryukyuan martial arts under the influence of Chinese martial arts, particularly Fujian White Crane. Today Balochistan Stars going to introduce you to the Karate Man, not only is he a Karate Man but also he is one of the popular brother among and with his two brothers which are known as, famous as and called as The Three Golden Brothers. From the three brothers he is the mid one Mr. Shah Muhammad Shan. Now coming to the portion of article that why are they called The Three Golden Brothers is because of all the three brothers won Gold Medal in South Asian Games and President of Pakistan named them The Three Golden Brothers as he came to knew about this.
Mr. Shah belongs from the rich soil of Mastung, Balochistan. Now coming to the portion of life how he started Karate and how did he came to this field is that Mr. Shah never ever knew that one day he will be such a big champ of Karate, he wanted to become a Boxer or a Footballer.
He: his younger brother and his elder brother used to go to a park and his elder brother used to give them Karate practice as he was a good Karate player and as time passed by his love for karate increased and he decided to join Karate. In 1993 he started Karate under the supervision of Dr. Khalid Hafeez Mughal in Marlos Dragon Martial Art Club.
Because of his hard practice and his strives of day and night just after 14 Days he got Silver Medal and soon got selected in Balochistan Karate Team. In 2000 he won All Pakistan National and won Silver Medal. Our Karate Man remained Unbeatable from 1994-2000.
In 1999 he was proposed to join Army, Police, Air Force Karate Team but insteadof all this he accepted Secretary Pakistan Karate Federation’s proposal and joined WAPDA in 2010 as a Karate Coach. Mr. Shah in present has the Designation of being: Balochistan Karate Association Joint Secretary, LESCO Coach, and WAPDA Coach.
Mr. Shah has represented his country in: Iran 5x, Sri Lanka and UAE (United Arab Emirates). His future dream is to create a Pakistan Karate League just like PPL and IPL.
His Ideal is Mr. Ahmed Safi (Iranian Coach) and Mr. Farman Ahmed (Karate Player). His Hobbies are Brahvi Literature Poetry and Chess. His message for the youth is “Winners never quit, and quitters never win”.