The Afghan athletes won two gold medals and three bronze medals in the South Asian Bodybuilding and Physique Sports Championship.

The Afghanistan Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation in a statement said Abdul Sami Haidari won gold for Afghanistan in the category of 79Kg.

The statement further added that Hamidullah Khushdil also won gold for Afghanistan by competing in the category of Fitness Physique.

Furthermore, the Federation said Imam Ali Nabizada won bronze for Afghanistan by competing in the category of 70Kg.

Mohamamd Qasim Hussaini and Salim Shah Anwari also won bronze medals for Afghanistan by competing in the categories of 60Kg and Fitness Physique.

Meanwhile, the Afghanistan Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation said Waisuddin secured the 4th spot in the 60Kg category and Mohammad Haroon Ibrahimi secured the 5th spot in 55Kg category.

The competition kicked off on 8th of July and will continue until 21st of the month.

Athletes, both male and female, participated from South Asian countries to compete in various categories.