Norliyana eyes gold and record – but needs a helping hand

Aiming for gold: Norliyana needs a coach to help her to meet her target in Hanoi.

KUALA LUMPUR: Heptathlete Norliyana Kamaruddin set a new national record in the 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games and bagged the silver medal in the last SEA Games. And she is hoping to go one better at the next Games in Hanoi – but there is a hitch.

The Negri Sembilan athlete has had no coach since January last year.

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