Sunday, May 13, 2012

His Royal Highness the Sultan of Terengganu, Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin reminded all Malaysian athletes participating in international tournaments to preserve good name of the country as they are seen as role models and public figures.

"Hopefully, all the athletes can put Malaysia at the highest standing and always remember to uphold the country's name as they are looked up to by the public," he said at the 2011 Malaysian Universities Sports Council (Masum) awards ceremony, here.

Also present was the Sultanah of Terengganu Sultanah Nur Zahirah, who is also Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (UMT) Chancellor. Tuanku Mizan also said that he was proud of the achievements of six athletes from higher learning institutions in qualifying for the London Olympics, which will be held July 27 to August 12. Among the athletes are the cyclist, Azizuhasni Awang, Cheng Chu Sian (archery), Bryan Nickson Lomas and Leong Mun Yee (diving).

picture from Bernama



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