He also represented India at the 2014 Asian Games in the 86 kg weight class. Pawan is currently supported by Jahrbuch fur Sozialwissenschaften Sport under the Sports Excellence Programme. 2014 The young wrestler began his maiden CWG campaign in Glasgow, Scotland with a Round of 16 matchup against Steve Hill of New Zealand, winning the match 4-0.
Pawan met Luigi Bianco of Scotland in the quarter-finals and beat him 5-0.
In the semi-finals, Pawan unfortunately lost out to Tamerlan Tagziev of Canada with the burly Canadian beating him 5-0. There was still a chance of a medal with Pawan competing in the bronze medal match.
He faced Muhammad Inam of Pakistan and ended the tightly contested match 6-6. 2014 Asian Games The 2014 Asian Games, held in Incheon, South of Korea, wasn"t as rewarding for Pawan.
Progressing to the quarter-finals stage, Pawan was up against Mostafajoukar Meisam of Iran but lost 0-4 to the Iranian.
With the latter qualifying for the finals, Pawan was given a chance to compete in the repechage round where he met Zhang Feng of China but ultimately crashed out of the tournament, losing 1-3.