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KUALA LUMPUR, (D5) - Malaysia have taken a huge fall from grace after losing to Germany 3-2 in the Sudirman Cup, ending the host's campaign prematurely in the group stages. With everything at stake in the final Group 1C match against the Germans, Malaysia failed to live up to expectations at the Putra Indoor Stadium, losing the mixed doubles, women's singles and women's doubles matches.
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Goh Liu Ying (in front) showing her disappointment after losing the mixed doubles match against Germany during the Sudirman Cup group stages on 21 May 2013.
KUALA LUMPUR: National swimmer Siow Yi Ting still has unfinished business in the pool. And that’s to better her national records. She currently holds the national records in the 100m breaststroke (1:09.82), 200m breaststroke (2:27.80) and 200m individual medley (2:14.57). The Negri Sembilan swimmer took time off to complete her BA in Arts and Sculpture from the University of Arkansas in the United States in 2010 and only returned to competitive swimming August 2011.
My golden haul: Siow Yi Ting shows off the medals she won during the Malaysian Open Swimming Championship which ended at the National Aquatic Centre in Bukit Jalil on Sunday. — IZZRAFIQ ALIAS / The Star.