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NUKHAILAWI Wildan
Sport Para athletics
NPC Iraq   
GenderMen
Age36
Place of BirthBaghdad, IRQ
Height1.40 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Short stature
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F41
Further Personal Information
Residence
Iraq
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Arabic, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2008 in Babel, Iraq.
Why this sport?
"I was a football player and one day someone suggested to me that I should do more than football."
Name of coach
Mazen Hussein
Senior International Debut
Year
2009
Competing for
Iraq
Location
Tunisia
General Interest
Hobbies
Swimming, horse riding, watching horror movies. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning sliver in the F41 javelin throw at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro and the 2017 World Championships in London, England. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career
His father. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
His older brother. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2021)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (ina.iq, 24 Jun 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
11 2012 Discus Throw F40 28.24
9 2012 Shot Put F40 10.46
3 2012 Javelin Throw F40 42.31
2 2016 Javelin Throw F41 42.08
3 2021 Javelin Throw F41 41.39
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
10 2011 Discus Throw F40 26.97
6 2011 Shot Put F40 10.27
2 2011 Javelin Throw F40 34.98
  2013 Shot Put F41  DNS
5 2015 Shot Put F41 10.46
4 2015 Javelin Throw F41 37.86
2 2017 Javelin Throw F41 41.04
2 2019 Javelin Throw F41 43.96
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
1 2014 Shot Put F41 11.64
2 2014 Discus Throw F41 29.38
4 2018 Shot Put F41 11.28
5 2018 Javelin Throw F40/41 39.08