PETALING JAYA, Sept 4 (Bernama) -- Ice hockey maybe listed as a host selected sport when Malaysia hosts the 2017 SEA Games.
Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin said the sport has been shortlisted for consideration in the biennial games.
He said the Malaysian Ice Hockey Federation (MIHF) needed to show its team's best performance at both the national and international level as a gauge for the event to be chosen for 2017 SEA Games.
"What is important now is for the MIHF to show its seriousness in preparing their players to deliver a gold medal for the country.
"Obviously, I do not want to choose a sport which cannot contribute to the country," he told reporters after opening an international invitational ice hockey championship at Sunway Pyramid here today.....