Selangor shine with six gold medals
SELANGOR excelled in the Malaysian Schools Sports Council (MSSM) rhythmic gymnastics senior category (18-years and below) yesterday, collecting six gold medals on day two in Bukit Jalil.
In the all-round individual competition, Jess Lim Yen Xin and Phoebe Ng Xiao Yan took the gold and silver for Selangor while Kuala Lumpur's Dania Imanina Kamarul Bahrin won the bronze.
Jess recorded 13.200-points in the hoops, 12.750 in balls and 10.584 in ribbons for a combined total of 36.534 points, just 2.733 ahead of Phoebe at 33.801.
Jess and Phoebe, joined by Chiam Szi Mei and Lai Yun Han, dominated the team competition with a huge win of 90.835 points while KL came in second (73.719) and Malacca third with 64.118.
Selangor are leading the medal tally with six gold, four silver and one bronze medal with KL second after collecting two silver and three bronze while Malacca are third with two bronze.
In the junior category (15-years and below), KL lead the medal tally with six gold, four silver and one bronze as Selangor trail with two silver and three bronze medals.
Perak are third with two bronze medals.
The pre-junior category has KL leading the medal tally with five gold, two silver and one bronze medal.
Selangor are second with one gold, four silver and two bronze medals while Pahang are third with one bronze medal. Farah Azharie