Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak yesterday congratulated national divers Pandelela Rinong and Leong Mun Yee for their silver medal feat at the Fina United States Grand Prix in Fort Lauderdale last Saturday.
The prime minister, in his tweet, said the success of both divers was a pride for women in this country.
"Congrats to @Pandelela_R & @AngelaLeong for winning silver in diving at the FINA US Grand Prix. A great show from our Malaysian women," Najib said.
The duo chalked up a total of 295.62 points in the women's 10m platform synchronised diving final.
China's He Chao-Li Shixin took the gold while the bronze medal went to Mexico's Rommel Pache-co-Jahir Ocampo Marroquinn