Khairul Hafiz To Get German Training For World Indoor Meet

Last update: 11/10/2017

PETALING JAYA, Oct 11 (Bernama) -- It looks like SEA Games sprint king Khairul Hafiz Jantan may have to put off his plan to train with young Japanese sprinter Abd Hakim Sani Brown as the national 100m record holder is scheduled to undergo training in Mannheim, Germany in February.

His coach, Mohd Poad Md Kassim said the month-long stint was as preparation for the World Indoor Championships in Birmingham from March 1 to 4 as he wanted Khairul to make an impressive debut at the international meet.

"For me, whatever major championships Khairul participates, I want him to achieve his target time. As he has just recovered from his hamstring injury and we are just focusing regular training, not on improving time currently.....