Hibiscus head South
21 February 2018 – Malaysia 15s team will continue their preparation for the upcoming Asia Rugby Championship as they head South for their next test match. The Hibiscus will face Johor Selection this weekend.
The match is scheduled to take place at the Tunku Mahkota Ismail Sports School on Saturday, 24th February. The match will kick off at 4.30pm.
Johor Selection will be consist of players who play in the club all over Johor. This will also be the first task for Josevata Marawa Bola from Fiji who arrived in Johor earlier this month. This is not the first time Josevata in Malaysia as he played for NS Wanderers 10 years ago.
The Hibiscus will be hoping to continue their preparation with a good run. They beat KL Tigers in 2 test matches before this. Malaysia overcame KL Tiger 36 – 5 in the first ever match that took place at Bukit Jalil National Stadium
Malaysia will continue their preparation with gym session at the National Sports Institue (ISN) as well as the team training at the Universiti Putra Malaysia.
The team will be set to depart to SSTMI from Kuala Lumpur on Friday afternoon.
Photos by Zainuddin Mamat