Pakistani wrestler Amir Jordan makes it to WWE

10:48 AM | 25 Jun, 2018
Pakistani wrestler Amir Jordan makes it to WWE
LONDON- This year another Pakistani wrestler is successful in making it to WWE, after Mustafa Ali being the first in 2016.

Amir Jordan had participated in WWE UK championship tournament. The talented wrestler is a resident of Karachi, Sindh and previously worked as a banker before entering the world of professional wrestling.

Jordan's family migrated to the UK when he was only four years old, but he came back to the motherland for schooling, and has spent most of his formative years abroad.

While talking to a local newspaper Amir shared that he developed an interest in wrestling because of his grandmother and he said that,“I became a fan of pro-wrestling because of my grandmother. She didn’t understand what they talked about because of the language barrier but appreciated the performances. I think this is how I realized the beauty of wrestling.”

Furthermore, he added,“It doesn’t matter what language you speak. This art form has its own universal language so people connect with it all over.”

Before wrestling, Amir was working as a banker, but he decided to follow his passion and  said, “I didn’t want to spend life on an office desk.” He then trained under one of the most respected names in the industry, a veteran wrestler himself Lance Storm and Marty Jones.

Jordan’s participation marks a small but significant milestone for Pakistanis across the world.


Currency Rates in Pakistan Today - Pak Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Dirham, Riyal 24 May 2024

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on May 24, 2024 (Friday) in open market.

USD to PKR rate today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.15 for buying and 280.15 for selling.

Euro moved down to 297 for buying and 300 for selling while British Pound rate is 349.5 for buying, and 353 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.2 and Saudi Riyal came down to 73.4.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 24 May 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar ‎USD 277.15 280.15
Euro EUR 297 300
UK Pound Sterling GBP 349.5 353
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.2 75.85
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.4 74.15
Australian Dollar AUD 183 184.8
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.75 748.75
Canadian Dollar CAD 203 205
China Yuan CNY 38.47 38.87
Danish Krone DKK 40.52 40.92
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.68 36.03
Indian Rupee INR 3.35 3.46
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 907.57 916.57
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.39 59.99
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.03 172.03
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.92 26.22
Omani Riyal OMR 723.64 731.64
Qatari Riyal ‎QAR 76.42 77.12
Singapore Dollar SGD 203 205
Swedish Korona SEK 26.02 26.32
Swiss Franc CHF 304.75 307.25
Thai Bhat THB 7.67 7.82


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