Monday, 19 September 2016
KUALA LUMPUR: MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai teamed up with his youngest son, Liow En Xian, and another basketball player, Kuek Tian Yuan, to play against the media team during a friendly match at the MCA 3on3 Basketball Challenge 2016.
The event, held at Wisma MCA yesterday morning, was aimed at promoting basketball among youths and encouraging them to foster unity through sports.
Some 250 teams, including four disabled groups, participated in the tournament.
On the achievement of the Malaysian para-athletes at the Rio Paralympics 2016, Liow said the athletics squad had made the country proud.
The gold medal winners are Mohd Ridzuan Mohd Puzi (T36 100m), Ziyad Zolkefli (F20 shot putt) and Abdul Latif Romly (T20 long jump), while Siti Noor Radiah won a bronze medal in the T20 long jump.
He said that he would be at the KL International Airport to welcome the contingent back from Brazil, together with Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak on Thursday.
Source by: Internet