Nur Dhabitah Sabri
|Birth name||Nur Dhabitah binti Sabri|
12 July 1999 |
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
|Height||1.53 m (5 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||53 kg (117 lb)|
|Updated on 00:48, 4 July 2015 (UTC).|
Background and early lifeEdit
Dhabitah was born in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She is the youngest among four siblings. Initially, she started her aquatic exposure thru swimming clubs. After several competition, her father decided to switch her into diving due to her small body physique. She learned swimming and diving together with her older brother, Muhammad Danial Sabri. Both of them were planning to debut internationally together but unable due to Danial's traumatic physical injury sustained before the debut.
Dhabitah loves eating Roti canai and craves for it whenever she needs to train abroad.
Nur Dhabitah Sabri debuted into the international diving competition scene at the 2013 SEA Games, Myanmar.
She started being recognised at the 2016 Summer Olympics due to the hype around her bubbly smiling personality during intense diving match.
In 2017, Dhabitah was bestowed with the honours of lighting up the official 2017 SEA Games, Malaysia cauldron. The opening gala suspended the 5 foot athlete up into the air to ignite the gigantic and enormous cauldron fashioned as a traditional Malaysian oil lamp. The Malaysia Minister of Youth and Sport, Khairy Jamaluddin appointed Dhabitah as the officiator due to her promising athletic future as well as the icon to ushers a new age of sporting excellence in Malaysia.
Malaysia National Competition
|MSSM (Malaysia Schools Sport Council)||3rd||3rd||1st||1st||1st||1st|
|8TH NSC-MILO-ASUM Championship||1st|
|47TH National Age Group Championship||1st|
|Southeast Asia Games||1st||1st||1st
|FINA Diving World Series||7th||5th||4th|
|FINA Diving Grand Prix||14th||5th||1st|
|FINA World Championship||8th|
|Asian Diving Cup||1st||1st|
|17TH Asian Games Incheon||6th|
|Macau International Diving Invitational||1st|
|Southeast Asia Swimming Championship||1st|
Awards and honoursEdit
|2010||The 2ND Young Malaysian Outstanding Achievement||Sports||Won|
|Majlis Anugerah Kecemerlangan Kokurikulum Peringkat Putrajaya||Best Primary School Athlete||Won|
|2011||Majlis Juara Juara MSSWP||Sports Achievement in MSSM||Won|
|2014||Majlis Anugerah Sukan Wilayah Persekutuan||Best Female of 2011/2012||Won|
|2015||Anugerah Sukam KPM MSSM-Milo||Best Female||Won|
|Anugerah Sukan Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur||Future Female Sport Athlete 2013/2014||Won|
|Anugerah Sekolah Sukan Bukit Jalil||Best Female Sport Athlete||Won|
|2016||Anugerah Pelajar Cemerlang Yayasan Kuala Lumpur||Best Sport Achievement 2015 - Aquatics||Won|
|2017||Sportswriters Association of Malaysia (SAM) - 100plus Sports Awards||Malaysia Most Promising Athlete 2016||Won|
- "Nur Dhabitah binti Sabri". Kuala Lumpur 2017. Retrieved 21 August 2017.
- Lim Teik Huat (25 September 2015). "A full squad for the Gold Coast Diving Grand Prix". The Star (Malaysia). Retrieved 8 October 2015.