UUM ONLINE: Dungun Golf & Country Club witnessed the feat of outstanding athletes from the UUM National Golf Academy (AGNUUM) when Sazanur Iman Salenin won the title for the Men’s Individual Gross category.
Recording 75, 72, 73 with a total of 220 hits helped him on his way to win the prestigious amateur championship which took place on 27-29 January 2018.
Commenting on the excellent achievement of the athletes, the Director of AGNUUM, Associate Professor Dr. Azman Yasin stated that, his relentless effort and persistence paid off for Sazanur and this is a positive indication for UUM's golf team who will soon compete at the Higher Education Institution Sports Championship (SUKIPT), scheduled on 7 – 9 February at the Danau Golf Club, UKM.
Beaming with delight, Sazanur Iman expressed his gratitude to the Ministry of Higher Education (KPT), especially to the Sports Division; the top management team of the National Golf Academy, the golf instructor for their continued support.
"It is my hope that this achievement will serve as a turning point for me to work harder to achieve greater success in the future," he added.
Sazanur will continue his training for SUKIPT and the World Golf Championship 2018 which will take place in the Philippines in May and he hopes to showcase the best games and contribute medals to the national team.
Meanwhile, the only representative in the women's singles category- Nasrin Nazifa Haris Bashah also did not disappoint when she won the title for the Women’s Net category and she also scored a hole-in-one at the tournament.
Translated by Nur Ida Faradilla binti Aziz
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