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Malaysia at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics

Malaysia competed at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics, in Nanjing, China from 16 to 28 August 2014.

Malaysia at the
2014 Summer Youth Olympics
Flag of Malaysia.svg
IOC code MAS
NOC Olympic Council of Malaysia
Website www.olympic.org.my (in English)
in Nanjing
Competitors 20 in 11 sports
Medals
Ranked 64th
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 1 1 2
Summer Youth Olympics appearances

On 22 August 2014, Cheam June Wei became the first Malaysian to win a Youth Olympic gold medal when he won the badminton mixed doubles gold with Hong Kong's Ng Tsz Yau as his partner. The gold however, was not credited to the individual nation's medal tally as the event was a mixed-National Olympic Committees event in which athletes from different nations team up to compete under the Olympic flag.

Contents

MedalistsEdit

Medals awarded to participants of mixed-NOC teams are represented in italics. These medals are not included towards the individual NOC medal tally.

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Gold June Wei, CheamCheam June Wei Badminton Mixed doubles 22 August
  Silver Zhiayi, LohLoh Zhiayi Diving Girls' 10 metre platform 23 August
  Silver Muhamad Zarif Syahiir Zolkepeli Archery Mixed team 24 August
  Bronze Zhiayi, LohLoh Zhiayi Diving Girls' 3 metre springboard 25 August

ArcheryEdit

Malaysia qualified a male archer from its performance at the 2013 World Archery Youth Championships.[1]

Individual
Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Score Seed Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Muhamad Zarif Syahiir Zolkepeli Boys' individual 654 17 Q   Boris Balaz (SVK)
W 6–2
(28–26, 28–26, 25–30, 29–25)
  Lee Woo-seok (KOR)
L 0–6
(25–29, 26–28, 23–29)
Did not advance =9
Team
Athletes Event Ranking round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Score Seed Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  Muhamad Zarif Syahiir Zolkepeli (MAS)
  Cynthia Freywald (GER)
Mixed team 1284 15 Q   Luis Tapia (MEX)
  Rosangel Sainz (CUB)
W 5–3
(38–37, 33–38, 38–33, 36–36)
  Andreas Mayr (GER)
  Lucy Tatafu (TGA)
W 5–4
(36–39, 37–33, 38–36, 36–38, T19–T17)
  Bradley Denny (GBR)
  Miasa Koike (JPN)
W 5–4
(36–38, 33–32, 36–35, 28–35, T19–T17)
  Rick Martens (BEL)
  Regina Romero (GUA)
W 6–2
(36–34, 33–34, 34–32, 36–33)
  Luis Gabriel Moreno (PHI)
  Li Jiaman (CHN)
L 0–6
(37–38, 35–38, 33–37)
 

AthleticsEdit

Malaysia qualified three athletes.[2]

Qualification Legend: Q=Final A (medal); qB=Final B (non-medal); qC=Final C (non-medal); qD=Final D (non-medal); qE=Final E (non-medal)

Boys
Track event
Athlete Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Mohd Rizzua Muhamad 110 m hurdles DSQ qC 13.90 12
Field event
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Norshafiee Mohd Shah High jump 2.03 12 qB 2.02 13
Girls
Field event
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Rank Distance Rank
Kirthana Ramasamy Triple jump 12.49 6 Q 12.64 5

BadmintonEdit

Malaysia qualified two athletes based on 2 May 2014 BWF Junior World Rankings.[3][4]

On 22 August 2014, Cheam June Wei won the mixed doubles gold medal with Hong Kong’s Ng Tsz Yau as his partner. They defeated Kanta Tsuneyama of Japan and Lee Chia-hsin of Taiwan in the finals which lasted 30 minutes. The gold however, was not credited to Malaysia or Hong Kong in the overall medal tally as it was a mixed-NOCs event in which athletes from different nations team up to compete under the Olympic flag.

Singles
Athlete Event Group stage Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Cheam June Wei Boys' singles   D Dhami (NEP)

W 2–0
(21–13, 21–11)

  M Narongrit (THA)

W 2–0
(21–14, 21–15)

  M Ali Kurt (TUR)

W 2–0
(21–14, 21–6)

1 Q   A Joshi (IND)

L 1–2
(22–20, 18–21, 12–21)

Did not advance =5
Lee Ying Ying Girls' singles   L Janine (AUT)

W 2–0
(21–13, 21–6)

  K Beton (SLO)

W 2–0
(21–14, 21–10)

  He BJ (CHN)

L 0–2
(18–21, 14–21)

2 Did not advance =9
Doubles
Athlete Event Group stage Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  Cheam June Wei (MAS)
  Ng Tsz Yau (HKG)
Mixed doubles   W Gnedt (AUT)
  S Solis (MEX)

W 2–0
(21–12, 21–9)

  T Citron (FRA)
  D Macias (PER)

W 2–0
(21–9, 21–8)

  Lin GP (CHN)
  Kim G-e (KOR)

W 2–0
(22–20, 21–19)

1 Q   Lu C-h (TPE)
  Lee Y Y (MAS)

W 2–0
(21–16, 21–19)

  M Narongrit (THA)
  Qin JJ (CHN)

W 2–0
(21–12, 21–9)

  K Tsuneyama (JPN)
  Lee C-h (TPE)

W 2–0
(21–14, 23–21)

 
  Lu Chia-hung (TPE)
  Lee Ying Ying (MAS)
  Pham C C (VIE)
  A Demirbag (TUR)

W 2–1
(19–21, 21–9, 21–17)

  D Petrovic (SRB)
  Liang XY (SIN)

W 2–1
(21–18, 7–21, 21–7)

  L R Garrido (MEX)
  K Kuuba (EST)

W 2–0
(21–17, 21–18)

1 Q   Cheam J W (MAS)
  Ng T Y (HKG)

L 0–2
(16–21, 19–21)

Did not advance =5

DivingEdit

Malaysia qualified two quotas based on its performance at the Nanjing 2014 Diving Qualifying Event.[5]

Athlete Event Preliminary Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Loh Zhiayi Girls' 3 m springboard 429.40 3 Q 446.70  
10 m platform 449.35 2 Q 450.65  
  Loh Zhiayi (MAS)
  Alexis Jandard (FRA)
Mixed team N/A 318.20 7

EquestrianEdit

Malaysia qualified a rider.[6]

Athlete Horse Event Round 1 Round 2 Total
Penalties Rank Penalties Rank Penalties Rank
Praveen Nair Mathavan Arkansas Individual jumping 8 =16 4 =5 12 =10
Australasia
  Jake Hunter (AUS)
  Lennard Chiang (HKG)
  Sarrd Kalantari (IRI)
  Praveen Nair Mathavan (MAS)
  Emily Fraser (NZL)
For The Star
DJ
Cristallo
Arkansas
Exilio
Team jumping 12 =4 8 5 20 5

GolfEdit

Malaysia qualified two athletes based on 8 June 2014 IGF World Amateur Golf Rankings.[7]

Individual
Athlete Event Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total
Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank
Low Khai Jei Boys 71 15 74 18 73 16 218 18
Kan Kah Yan Girls 79 26 74 12 76 18 229 22
Team
Athletes Event Round 1
(Foursome)
Round 2
(Fourball)
Round 3
(Individual Stroke)
Total
Score Rank Score Rank Boy Girl Total Rank Score Rank
Low Khai Jei
Kan Kah Yan
Mixed 69 =17 76 23 71 77 148 19 293 22

GymnasticsEdit

ArtisticEdit

Malaysia qualified one athlete based on its performance at the 2014 Asian Artistic Gymnastics Championships.[8]

Boys
Athlete Event Apparatus Total Rank
F
Rank
PH
Rank
R
Rank
V
Rank
PB
Rank
HB
Rank
Jeremiah Loo Phay Xing Qualification 13.150
18
13.500
9 Q
11.500
30
12.800
DNF
13.575
6 Q
12.500
20
77.025 16 Q
Individual all-around 12.950
17
12.300
15
11.625
17
13.000
17
12.650
15
12.000
15
74.525 18
Pommel horse N/A 12.866
8
N/A 12.866 8
Parallel bars N/A 13.366
7
N/A 13.366 7

RhythmicEdit

Malaysia qualified one athlete based on its performance at the 2014 Asian Rhythmic Championships.[8]

Individual
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Hoop
Rank
Ball
Rank
Clubs
Rank
Ribbon
Rank
Total Rank Hoop
Rank
Ball
Rank
Clubs
Rank
Ribbon
Rank
Total Rank
Olivia Tai Qing Tong Individual all-around 13.500
7
11.850
13
12.800
9
12.075
13
50.225 10 Did not advance

SailingEdit

Malaysia qualified two boats based on its performance at the Byte CII Asian Continental Qualifier.[9]

Athlete Event Race Net
Points
Final
Rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 M
Asri Azman Boys' Byte CII 31
DSQ
1 31
DNE
7 2 8 10 Cancelled 1 60 8
Nur Shazrin Mohamad Latif Girls' Byte CII 13 13 16 11 5 5 5 Cancelled 8 60 6

ShootingEdit

Malaysia was given a wild card to compete.[10]

Individual
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Abdul Hadi Abd Malek Boys' 10 m air pistol 558 12 Did not advance
Team
Athletes Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Points Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
  Abdul Hadi Abd Malek (MAS)
  Alejandra Cervantes Rodriguez (MEX)
Mixed teams' 10 m air pistol 735 17 Did not advance 17

SwimmingEdit

Malaysia qualified four swimmers.[11]

Boys
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Lim Ching Hwang 50 m freestyle 24.26 28 Did not advance
100 m freestyle 51.64 19 Did not advance
200 m freestyle 1:51.49 10 N/A Did not advance
50 m breaststroke 30.63 34 Did not advance
Welson Sim 200 m freestyle 1:51.99 13 N/A Did not advance
400 m freestyle 3:55.72 11 N/A Did not advance
800 m freestyle N/A 8:15.84 15
Girls
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Angela Chieng 400 m freestyle 4:26.11 21 N/A Did not advance
800 m freestyle N/A 9:00.61 17
Yap Siew Hui 50 m butterfly 28.50 22 Did not advance
100 m butterfly 1:02.96 19 Did not advance

TaekwondoEdit

Malaysia qualified one athlete based on its performance at the Taekwondo Qualification Tournament.[12]

Girls
Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Mohana Mariappen −63 kg Bye   Debbie Natalia Yopasa Gomez (COL)
L 1–15
Did not advance =5

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Youth Olympics Games-2014 Qualification Places Boys" (PDF). World Archery Federation. 14 June 2014. Retrieved 27 June 2014. 
  2. ^ "Number of Entries by NOC: Athletics". nanjing2014.org. 6 August 2014. Archived from the original on 8 August 2014. Retrieved 8 August 2014. 
  3. ^ "BWF Junior World Rankings: Boys' Singles". BWF. 8 July 2014. Retrieved 8 July 2014. 
  4. ^ "BWF Junior World Rankings: Girls' Singles". BWF. 8 July 2014. Retrieved 8 July 2014. 
  5. ^ "Nanjing 2014 - Diving Qualifying Event Info & Results". FINA. 5 March 2014. Archived from the original on 5 March 2014. Retrieved 5 March 2014. 
  6. ^ "Number of Entries by NOC: Equestrian". nanjing2014.org. 6 August 2014. Archived from the original on 17 August 2014. Retrieved 7 August 2014. 
  7. ^ "Youth Olympic Games Golf Ranking". IGF. 6 August 2014. Archived from the original on 2 July 2014. Retrieved 6 August 2014. 
  8. ^ a b "2nd Youth Olympic Games Qualifiers - Gymnastics". FIG. 8 July 2014. Retrieved 8 July 2014. 
  9. ^ "2014 YOG Qualification Byte CII". International Sailing Federation. 5 July 2014. Retrieved 5 July 2014. 
  10. ^ "Quota Places by Name and Nation". ISSF. 21 June 2014. Retrieved 27 June 2014. 
  11. ^ "Number of Entries by NOC: Swimming". nanjing2014.org. 6 August 2014. Archived from the original on 8 August 2014. Retrieved 9 August 2014. 
  12. ^ "WTF Qualification Tournament for Nanjing 2014 – Day 1" (PDF). World Taekwondo Federation. 20 March 2014. Retrieved 22 March 2014. [permanent dead link]