Tag Archives: Rio Paralympics

September 12

Rio Paralympics: Abd Latif delivers Malaysia’s 3rd gold, breaking world record three times

National para athletes continued to do the nation proud at the Rio Paralympics with long jumper Abdul Latif Romly delivering Malaysia’s third gold of the games in a commanding performance today. Latif broke his own world record three times en route to winning the men’s long jump T20 (intellectual disability) event at the Olympic Stadium. […]

September 11

New cars for Rio Paralympics gold medallists

Two Malaysian who won gold medals at the Rio Paralympics yesterday are to be rewarded with a new car for creating history. Naza Corporation boss Nasarudin Nasimuddin, who is president of the Paralympics Council of Malaysia, announced in a statement that his company would present a new Kia Sportage to each gold medallist. “I am […]