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PALEMBANG: Malaysia swept both the badminton team gold medals in the Islamic Solidarity Games (ISG) at the GOR Dempo Jakabaring here on Thursday.
In the final, the men’s team beat Turkey 4-1 while the women outclassed Turkey 5-0.
Badminton’s contribution saw Malaysia’s gold tally rise to seven on the fourth day of the competition.
Earlier on Wednesday, Malaysia picked up two golds from swimming.
Daniel Bego was victorious in the men’s 200m freestyle. He clocked 1:51.36.
Khoo Chai Lin was the other gold medallist, winning the women’s 400m medley in 4:55.49.
Malaysia also collected two bronzes through Shawn Yap Kah Choon (men’s 50m breaststroke) and Kevin Yeap Soon Choy (men’s 200m freestyle).
In athletics, Malaysia managed to pick up two bronzes. – Bernama
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