Commonwealth Games: Najib congratulates Jun Hoong-Pandelela for winning Malaysia's third gold


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  • Thursday, 12 Apr 2018

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has praised national divers Cheong Jun Hoong and Pandelela Rinong for delivering Malaysia's third gold medal at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth  Games.

“Congratulations  @cheongjunhoong and  @Pandelela_R! Third gold for Malaysia at #GC2018 ! #TeamMAS#NegarakuKebanggaanku,” the Prime Minister said on his Twitter account Thursday (April 12).

The diving pair amassed  328.08 points in the women's synchronised 10m platform to pick up the gold medal while compatriots  Leong Mun Yee-Nur Dhabitah Sabri won the bronze after collecting 308.16 points .

The silver was won by Canadian pair Meaghan Benfeito-Caeli McKay with 312.12 points. - Bernama

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