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Way To Go! Malaysian Para Shuttlers Win Three Gold Medals, One Silver During Dubai Tournament

An amazing achievement.


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Way To Go! Malaysian Para Shuttlers Win Three Gold Medals, One Silver During Dubai Tournament
Our para athletes are amazing and our shuttlers specifically, have been making waves internationally. 

Recently, the team of para shuttlers won three gold and one silver during the Fazza-Dubai Para Badminton International tournament on 4 April. 

Medals galore

According to Bernama, six-time men's singles world champion Cheah Liek Hou won gold during the SU5 (standing/upper limb impairment) category, beating Dheva Anrimusthi from Indonesia. 

The grueling match (14-21, 22-20, 21-18) lasted over an hour. 
 

The second gold was clinched during the men's singles WH1 (wheelchair) category by national player Muhammad Ikhwan Ramli who beat David Toupe from France (23-21, 21-3) for the win.

Bringing back gold!

The third gold medal was won by Noor Azwan Noorlan who beat Germany's Rick Cornell Hellman to win the men's singles WH2 (wheelchair) category (18-21, 21-18, 21-12). 

A champion.

Amazing kan?

While he didn't win the top spot, para-athlete, Didin Taresoh also made the country proud by bagging placed second in the combined SH6 (standing/ short stature) after losing to Nagar Krishna from India (17-21, 18-21). 

Bagging second place.

That's a lot of wins for this brilliant team. 

Congratulations to all of you! 

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