What Sports Commissioner?

I pity Sports Commissioner Datuk Yassin Salleh.

Many seem to disregard the existence of the Sports Commissioner's Office. This can be frustrating indeed.

The LPGA Malaysia 2011 will start tomorrow. Among the world class players include Cristie Kerr (pic) and Natalie Gulbis.

But the organisers only obtained the SC's approval yesterday evening - that too after several phone calls were made. The SC's approval is required as per the Sports Development Act 1997.

Now imagine if those phone calls were not made...

So is the SC's Office relevant? Or is it high time for the SC to stamp its authority?

Read more in today's From the Sidelines.

HD says: Laws are meant to be followed.


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