KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 24 (Bernama) -- National shot put thrower, Jackie Wong is optimistic of qualifying on merit for the two largest games this year, the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland and the Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea.
The Myanmar SEA Games bronze medallist said the confidence was based on the early and intensive preparations conducted in the last four months.
"The list of athletes to the Commonwealth Games and Asian Games has not been decided by the Malaysian Athletics Union as it is still early," he told Bernama.
The Commonwealth Games will held from July 23 to Aug 3 while the Asian Games will be from Sept 19 to Oct 4.
Jackie is confident he would not face much problems to qualify on merit as there are many open athletics meets as qualifying grounds for both games this year.....