KUANTAN, April 17 (Bernama) -- Injury to three Pahang athletes may hurt the state's chances of winning the targeted number of medals at the Malaysia Games (Sukma) to be held in Perlis from May 26 to June 4.
Pahang Sports Council director Datuk Nik Nasarudin Mohd Zawawi said two cyclists and a sepak takraw player were injured after they were involved in road accidents recently.
"The two cyclists were injured while undergoing training while the sepak takraw player was injured while riding a motorcycle on the way back to his kampung.
"They have the potential to contribute medals to the Pahang contingent," he told reporters, here Thursday.
Nik Nasarudin said the three athletes were undergoing treatment and hopes that they could fully recover by the time Sukma opens.....