GC2018: Amy Kwan ends eight-year wait for gold in rhythmic gymnastics

Last update: 13/04/2018

By Karina Imran

COLD COAST, April 13 (Bernama) -- The national gymnastics squad ended an eight-year gold drought today after Amy Kwan Dict Weng clinched the gold medal in the individual ribbon event at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games (GC2018).

The last time Malaysia won a gold was through Elaine Koon in the individual hoop event at the 2010 edition in New Delh.

Kwan, 23, said although Koon had now migrated to South Korea, the former national gymnast often gave her words of encouragement and support.....