Ilham sets new 400m record, next target is the national mark

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  • Wednesday, 19 Sep 2018

IT is only his first Malaysia Games (Sukma) but Muhammad Ilham Suhaimi (pic) of Selangor created the biggest roar in the athletic competition by breaking a 16-year record in the boys’ 400m.

The 18-year-old was in sizzling form at the Perak Stadium yesterday as he clocked a personal best of 47.02 to shatter the old mark of 47.34 set by Muhd Zaiful Zainal Abidin of Federal Territories in Sabah in 2002.

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