LAWN BOWLS NATIONAL PAIRSDaeng Dessy Dhabita Dahasry and Syafiqa Abdul Rahman (Perlis Women's Pairs) created an upset in the Lawn Bowls National Pairs Sabah Open 2012 in Kota Kinabalu today.
The Perlis' girls beat the fancied Labuan team 18-4 in the final to emerge champions of Malaysia for the first time in history.
Earlier in the semi-final, Perlis defeated Sabah 13-9, while Labuan defeated team Malaysia by a similar margin.
The winners took home a trophy each, the champion's medal each, plus a handsome RM1200 cash prize.
Congratulations Perlis for the job well done...
*Dessy Dhabita and Syafiqa are both students of SMK Derma, and are under a programme by Perlis MSN (Perlis State Sports Council) being groomed by coach Kamis Harun.
Last June, the Perlis Men's Triples team (Daeng Dhadyry Dahasry/Shafiq Rahman/Faiz Najmi) won the National Triples Negeri Sembilan Open, also coached by Mr. Kamis Harun. They took home RM1500 as champions.
Kudos to my good friend, coach Kamis Harun for a good job well done.
Have a nice day...