At least quarter final
16 February 2018 – After failed to win a single game in their first tournament in Sydney, Malaysia 7s head coach, Saizul Hafifi is expecting a much better result in their second outing. Malaysia 7s team will take part in tomorrow Lake Macquarie 7s Rugby Tournament.
Malaysia 7s is one of the 16 teams to compete for the Premier Men Division title. Malaysia is pool C alongside the New South Wales Development team (Iconz NSW), Randwick 1 and Roos.
Iconz NSW will be the first team to face Malaysia at 9.18am local time. Malaysia then will take on Roos before completing the group matches with Randwick 1 at 12.30pm
Saizul Hafifi will be glad to welcome back 4 players who have just arrived in Sydney. Siddiq Amir Jalil, Dzafran Asyraf and Khairul Abdillah joined the team after they completed their SUKIPT. Zulhisham Rasli was also on the plane with the trio as the four of them will be hoping to improve the team performance.
“We are hoping to make it into the quarter-final. We will take one game at a time as we want to see improvement in term of understanding among players.” shared Saizul Hafifi.
Malaysia 7s team is preparing for two big tournaments later this year. They will be in Gold Coast, Australia for the Commonwealth Games in April before heading to Indonesia for Asia Games.
You can follow the latest result of Malaysia team via this link http://ragbionline.com/team/malaysia/malaysia-7s/
Photos by Malaysia 7s team