Momota suffers broken nose, fractured cheekbone, stitches on lips


Syed Saddiq (right) speaking to Park at Putrajaya Hospital on Monday.

PUTRAJAYA: Badminton's world number one Kento Momota suffered a broken nose, fractured cheekbone and received stitches to his lips following the crash on Monday (Jan 13) morning.

Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman said Momota and three others, who also suffered injuries following the crash that killed the driver of the van the group was travelling in, are currently being treated at the Putrajaya Hospital.

Win a prize this Mother's Day by subscribing to our annual plan now! T&C applies.

Monthly Plan

RM13.90/month

Annual Plan

RM12.33/month

Billed as RM148.00/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only


Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!
   

Next In Nation

Ebit Lew made video call to me while shirtless, witness tells court
Duo get two months' jail each for attempted Istana Negara trespass
Let police investigate, Dr Wee tells Teresa Kok
Malaysia Airlines confirms death of crew member in Tokyo
Sabah Cabinet expected to deliberate possible action against state AG, says Kitingan
Grass cutter hurt after shot with air rifle in Kota Kinabalu
Johor Immigration nabs 18 foreigners without travel documents
Wildlife Crime Bureau launches raids leading to RM5mil worth of seizures, says Bukit Aman
Malay businessmen and industrialists group lauds move to realign bumiputra-mandated agencies
Surgery complex at HSIS Heart Centre will undergo repairs next month

Others Also Read