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Still no recognition?


UPDATE 8.30am: As many continue to speak about giving our paralympians equal rights, here is an article I wrote on the same subject last year - Robbing 'em blind.

Ironically, that article is still the 'latest highlight' on the Malaysia Paralympic Council website.

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Once again our Paralympians hog the limelight.

Muhamad Ziyad Zolkefli secured a bronze medal in the men's shot put F20 category at the London Paralympic Games.

Ziyad's effort came days after archer Hasihin Sanawi won the silver medal in the men's individual recurve W1/W2 final.

There's also Faridul Masri, who despite missing out a place on the podium by finishing fourth, set a new Asian record of 36.78m in the men's javelin (F54/55/56) event.

However, there are those questioning to the lack of support and publicity of such achievements. The vast difference between the reward system has also taken center stage.

I have been invited as a guest on Astro Arena (801) at 11am to discuss such matters.

But there still aren't any highlights or news from the Malaysian Paralympic Council as seen on its official website. If there's hardly any recognition from the guardian Council, what more from others?

HD says: Hmm...

Comments

  1. Mhc pun ada atlet paralimpik iaitu setiausaha kayu. Teruk betul liga mhl tahun ini. Sedih betul.

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  2. Tq utk makluman itu.tp kalau blh jika kita tdk tahu hal sbnr jgn suka mencari kesalahan org lain.jgnkrna kita bebas utk bersuara kita blh berkata mcm2 tanpa usul periksa.kenapa baru skng hndk pertikaikn mslh org lain,padahal saudara pn org media,kenapa tidak banyak beri peluang kpd sukan paralimpik utk liputan,lately baru ada?oleh itu x perlulah kita cari kesalahan org lain kalau diri kita pn buat benda yg sama.tq- insan kecewa

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    1. Terima kasih saudara.. Saya amat berseruju Dengan kenyataan tuan..

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  3. Jangan cari kesalahan orang lain.. Sedar dIto sendiri dulu.. Saudara terlibat dalam Sukan berapa lama. Awak tahukah apa perjuangan paralimpik selama ini. Kalau tidak tahu jangan cakap.. Karma itu Akan balik nanti kepada saudara

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    1. Kepada Anon2 diatas,

      Saya hanya terlibat dalam penulisan sukan selama 12 tahun sahaja. Saya rasa saya tahu apa yang saya menulis. Saya amat gembira tuan/puan/cik/adik percaya kepada karma, kerana saya memang percaya kepada karma.

      Btw, nama saya Haresh Deol. Nama anda pula?

      Terima kasih kerana masih membaca blog ini.

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