ARAU, May 24 (Bernama) -- Perak's Wugindran Raja Saravanan was a very happy man today as after past disappointments, he finally landed a a gold medal in the karate competition in the Malaysia Games (Sukma).
He had fallen by the wayside in the first round at the last edition of the Games in Pahang, but this time around in the Perlis Sukma, Wugindran delivered the state's first gold medal.
This 17th edition of the Games kicked off in Perlis today.
The Karate events in the Games which opened at Kolej Matrikulasi Perlis, Arau saw Wugindran defeat Melaka's Dineswaran Shrmugam 5-2 in the Men's Individual Kumite 60kg category en route to the gold.
Selangor's Subah Nesan Nagarajan and Jonathan Chin Yong Liang of Penang shared the bronze.....