Gambang, Pahang - UPM Contingent was crowned by 2nd place in Universiti Malaysia Sports Council (MASUM) 2019 Sports Carnival Tournament held at Universiti Malaysia Pahang from July 22 to August 3, 2019.
The UPM contingent had won 44 gold, 38 silver and 27 bronze medals for second place in the top 20 universities. The athletic game is still dominated by the UPM team with 19 gold, 16 silver and 7 bronze medals. In addition, the UPM contingent also won double champions in Men's & Women's Volleyball events and also for the 15's Rugby and the Women's Rugby 10's.
According to the Head of UPM Sports Centre, Dr. Hanafiah Ayub, the achievements achieved by the UPM contingent can be proud although not being the overall champion for 2019 edition. Based on the medals obtained, the UPM team is still one of the team that can compete with the top universities for future sports. According to him, the participation of UPM athletes in the MASUM 2019 tournament will also as the field of athletes selection for the UPM contingent to continue in order to provide quality athletes ahead of the university's top sports competition in 2020. This is especially in the SUKIPT tournament which will be held in August 2020 at Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris.
Date of Input: 05/08/2019 | Updated: 11/09/2019 | amin_mustafha
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