Malaysia Men 7’s reach SEA 7’s final
14 April 2017 – Malaysia Men 7’s team booked the final match spot against the host at the South East Asia 7’s in Singapore earlier today. The time is flying high, as they comfortably dispatch the opponent in all 3 group matches.
Malaysia started brightly as they overcame Singapore B team 40 – 5 in the first match. Malaysia scored 6 tries as 2 of them came from Mohammad Nur Azri Azmi with 5 successful conversions. Malaysia then overcame Thailand 24 – 0 in the second match. 2 tries from Zulkiflee Azmi with 1 each from Mohamad Khairul Abdillah Ramli and Muhammad Ameer Nazrun Zulkefli secured the win. Malaysia also completed 2 conversions in the process.
Malaysia then secured third spot in the group A. They defeated Laos 25 – 5. 3 tries from Muhammad Nazir Asaari, as well as one Muhammad Dzafran Asyraaf Muhamad Zainuddin and Muhammad Zulhisham Rasli made sure Malaysia finish top of group A.
Malaysia will meet Singapore A in the final. Singapore also won all the three group matches comfortably.
The final match will be play at the Sportshub and it is schedule to start at 5.20pm local time.
Malaysia Women unable to follow the Men footstep. They finish fourth after loosing to the Philippines in the 3/4 place.
Photos by Azahary Reyes/ragbionline