KUALA TERENGGANU, Jan 6 (Bernama) -- Terengganu will be sending three sepaktakraw teams - men, women, elite men - to participate in the three-day President's Cup Sepaktakraw competition in Keramat, Kuala Lumpur starting Jan 17.
Terengganu Sepak Takraw Association (PSTNT) president Mohd Shapian Ali said the teams would comprise five men's regu (15 players), five women's regu (15 players) and three elite men's regu (9 players) for the championships.
"The championships will provide valuable exposure for the younger players. It is part of PSTNT's programme to expose players to high level competitions to prepare for the SUKMA hosted by Perlis in June," he told Bernama, here Monday.
According to Mohd Shapian, the players were currently undergoing training at the Youth and Sports Complex in Pasir Panjang.
He added that as part of preparations for the SUKMA, 25 players, led by head coach Vittaya Boontawould from Thailand would be send to Thailand for a month-long training stint starting Jan 24.....