Muhammad Afif Muhammad Razif and Nurul Shahirah Nasir Saparudin finished 9th. and 12th. in the championship which was held on 23 to 26 June 2016.
Both golfers represented Malaysia along with two other UUMNGA golfers, Sazanur Iman Salenin and Hilferah Tan and also another golfer from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM).
At the tournament, the men's team finished eighth out of 14 participating countries, while the women's team finished seventh out of 12 participating countries.
Team manager, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Azman Yasin said, he was very proud and impressed with both teams for succeeding to outdo the teams from the United States on the last day of the tournament
"Our sincere thanks to the Vice-Chancellor, Prof Dato' Seri Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak and the entire university community and the Sports Division of the Ministry of Education (MOE) Malaysia for extending their full support to our golf team," he said
The Philippines will host the World University Golf Championship in 2018.
Translated by Nur Ida Faradilla binti Aziz
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