About Kiran Khan

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She is known as the ‘Golden Girl’ to her fans and a true legend in the making to her contemporaries.

 

Her love for the deep blue mysteries began in her school days and her winning streak initiated from inter-school competitions only. She officially became a member of the Pakistan Swim Team in the year 2000 and shortly after that began her shining splash of titles and medals. Khan has been declared the National Junior Swimming Champion 8 times.

 

She humbly holds the status of the very first female international swimmer from Pakistan.Kiran Khan has represented a very proud nation in numerous international competitions and currently holds the honor of a 9 time international gold medalist to tatal number of 75 international medals for Pakistan.

 

Kiran Khan also happens to be the first Pakistani woman to win a gold medal in the South Asian swimming championship. With this accolade under her belt she became the only female athlete from Pakistan to have represented Muslim women on an international sports arena from any country. For her laudable achievements in the year 2008,Kiran Khan was bestowed by the Pakistan Youth Award.

 

Soon after that Khan was also awarded the South Asian Women Media Award and declared the (SAWM) Face in 2008, also representing Pakistan in the prestigious 29th Olympic Games in Beijing later that same year.

 

The year 2009 brought more accomplishments with itself for the golden girl in the form of the Benazir Excellence Award for the Best Sports Women. Shortly after that Khan was declared the best athlete of 2001-2016. She has won 9 international gold medals for Pakistan with 20 times bagging the best swimmer title. A 20 time national swimming  with 347 Gold medals who has the honor of the being the youngest ever to receive the Tamgha-e-Imtiaz in 2012,Kiran Khan Has her Name The Guniess Book Of World Record . She has the record of winning 15 gold medals in one championship broken by No one til date. Kiran Khan stands today as Pakistan’s leading athlete and one of the most prominent names in sports of the country.