KUALA LUMPUR, July 16 (Bernama) -- A second gold medal at the World Para Powerlifting Championships in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, yesterday, has established national para-athlete Bonnie Bunyau Gustin as a front-runner at 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games.
The number of national athletes qualifying for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics is expected to increase by the end of the year following the encouraging performance shown by them, said Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman.
National diver Pandelela Rinong has secured her second ticket to the 2020 Olympic Games after qualifying to the final round of the women’s 10 metre (m) platform at the 18th FINA World Diving Championship in Gwangju, South Korea, today.
KUALA LUMPUR, July 16 (Bernama) -- National powerlifter athlete, Bonnie Bunyau Gustin continued his smashing form by springing a surprise against a few senior opponents, en route to clinching his second gold medal in the men’s up to 65kg at the 2019 World Para Powerlifting Championship in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan on Monday.
KUALA LUMPUR, July 15 (Bernama) -- Twenty-five players were selected by the national Under-15 (U-15) coach, P. Maniam to participate in the China Football Association (CFA) U-15 Championship to be held at Haikou City from July 16 to 23.
KUALA LUMPUR, July 15 (Bernama) – Malaysia got off to a flying start at the 2019 Indoor Hockey Asia Cup in Chonburi, Thailand after the men’s team whipped Bangladesh 6-0, while the women defeated neighbours Singapore 4-0.
ISKANDAR PUTERI, July 15 (Bernama) -- Football clubs were advised today not to be big spenders if they want to be in a strong financial position to support their long term plans.