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Ma Hussein Mat Noh

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Family
Sons Mohd Nasrullah and Mohd Saifullah
Residence
Kota Bharu, MAS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Malay

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in Kelantan, Malaysia.
Why this sport?
A friend encouraged him to try powerlifting.
Club / Team
Kelantan: Malaysia
Name of coach
Jamil Adam, MAS, from 2014

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Malaysia
Location
Myanmar

General interest

Hobbies
Riding motorbikes. (Athlete, 19 Jul 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal in the 80kg category at the 2017 ASEAN Para Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Athlete, 19 Jul 2019)
Most influential person in career
His family, his coach and his teammates. (Athlete, 19 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
US boxer Muhammad Ali. (Athlete, 02 Dec 2017)
Other information
PREVIOUS OCCUPATION
He worked as motorcycle mechanic in his own workshop in Bachok, Malaysia, for five years prior taking up Para powerlifting. "I worked as a mechanic for five years, playing around with motorcycles. But I decided to become a full-time athlete." (bharian.com.my, 20 Sep 2017; mstar.com.my, 20 Sep 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2014 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 72.00 kg MD Final 2014-04-07 12
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 80.00kg Final 2017-12-05 19