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Muhammad Alif Malek

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
T37

Further personal information

Family
Wife Mira Nirwani
Residence
Kangar, MAS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Malay

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training seriously in the sport in 2012.
Club / Team
Perlis: Malaysia
Name of coach
Affizam Amdan [club], MAS

General interest

Hero / Idol
Malaysian Para sprinter Mohamad Ridzuan Mohamad Puzi. (bharian.com.my, 22 Sep 2017)
Injuries
He was unable to compete at the 2016 Malaysian Para Games [Para Sukma] in Kuching, Malaysia, after undergoing abdominal surgery. He returned to training one month prior to the 2017 ASEAN Para Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and went on to win a bronze medal in the T36 100m at the event. (bharian.com.my, 22 Sep 2017)
Famous relatives
His wife Mira Nirwani has represented Malaysia in Para athletics, and competed in F56 javelin at the 2019 World Para Athletics Grand Prix in Beijing, People's Republic of China. (jbsn.gov.my, 14 May 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 ASEAN Para Games in the Philippines. (Facebook profile, 10 Dec 2019)