REIGNING Asian Games sprint champion Azizulhasni Awang underestimated the opposition in men’s keirin and paid a heavy price for it.
JAKARTA: Azizulhasni Awang settled for the bronze medal in his pet keirin event on the final day of the track cycling competition at the Jakarta International Velodrome on Friday (Aug 31).
IT was time for the moustache to come off after Azizulhasni Awang kept to his word by delivering a cycling gold medal for Malaysia in superb style.
JAKARTA: Azizulhasni Awang rediscovered his best form to become the first Malaysian to win the men's sprint gold medal in Asian Games cycling history.
JAKARTA: Cyclist Azizulhasni Awang has stormed into the men's sprint final, but there will be no 1-2 finish for Malaysia after his younger teammate Muhammad Shah Firdaus Sahrom was eliminated in the semis at Jakarta International Velodrome on Thursday (Aug 30) this morning.
CYCLISTS Azizulhasni Awang and Muhammad Shah Firdaus Sahrom (pic) pedalled their way to the semi-finals of the men's sprint competition after winning their last-eight battles in contrasting fashions.
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CYCLIST Azizulhasni Awang wants a 1-2 finish in the individual events to stamp Malaysia’s mark in the Asian region.
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