FRIDAY, 27th MARCH – 22 club members of UMS Wajadiri Silat Cekak Pusaka Hanafi will participate in 2015 National Self-defence Championship Higher Education Institution (IPT) and Schools level.
A flag presentation ceremony, held yesterday, was given by UMS Vice-Chancellor, Professor Datuk Dr. Mohd Harun Abdullah, to the President of Seni Silat Cekak Pusaka Hanafi Association of Sabah, Awang Masri Kefli. He also acts as the chief for the contingent.
According to one of the participant, Radika Kalbie, the contingent targeted gold for all seven categories contested.
“I will be contesting in Umum Kreatif category and determined to bring gold home and thus, will add lustre to both UMS and Sabah name,” he responds before departing to Kuala Lumpur.
Seven categories that will be contested in the tournament are Serangan Pisau, Serangan Kaki, Serangan Tongkat, Umum Papan Sekeping, Umum Kreatif and Enam Buah Jatuh Standard.
The tournament will begin tomorrow at National Sports Complex Kg. Pandan and will be officiate by Deputy Prime Minister, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
Photo: Ernest Berinus
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