ARAU, June 3 (Bernama) -- Sarawak clinched the gold medal in the women's recurve team event on the final day of the archery competition at the 17th Malaysia Games (Sukma) Tuesday.
In the final of the event at Politeknik Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin here, Sarawak's newly-formed combination of Cheryl Rudang Goh, Kho Yee Ting, and Wan Farah Aina Wan Ahamadi shot 194 points to defeat the Kelantan trio of Azuanis Abdullah, Nur Shafika Shamsuddin and Nurul Amanina Rosmay who garnered 171 points.
"We only trained together the last three months. In today's final, we paid close attention to the advice of our coach," Cheryl, 18, told reporters afterwards.
Johor's trio of Nuraqilah Khairul, Ummi Aisyah Mohd Fadzil and Caryn Sim Zia picked up the bronze after defeating Kedah's Farwizah Ahmad Nazib, Nurshafika Shabani and Noor Shahirah Ahmad 174-138.
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