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Mike says "sorry".

“I ask that you immediately contact the president by e-mail to apologise for your comments and that you unconditionally withdraw them from the public arena.

“The immediacy and extent of your apology and retraction will inform the nature of any further action to be taken by the FIH.

“For your information, at the time of writing no decision has been taken with regards to any replacement for South Africa as the FIH is following the process outlined in the Qualification system.

“It is really unfortunate that you have either deliberately chosen to ignore the aforementioned Qualification system or have written what you have in total ignorance of the published system.”

Above are the contents of an email by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) to Malaysia Hockey Federation secretary general Maninderjit Singh (pic).

According to NST's Jugjet Singh, Maninderjit, or better known as Mike, considers the matter closed as seen here.

Is the matter indeed closed?

HD says: Congratulations Ajitpal and Baljit. May you two have a blessed life together. Jugjet, it was a fun ride to Klang.

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