He had just played three matches in a row but, Malaysia’s Ab Latif Mohamad Arif was sitting around, listening to music and joking around with his teammates.One of the strongest male players in the competition, Arif is seeded at number two in men’s singles behind China’s, Long Chen
The Malaysian women’s cycling team finally grabbed a long overdue medal in the second last race of the Australian Youth Olympic Festival.Mustafa Fatehah, 18, was overjoyed with her medal.
China have finished with all eight diving gold medals on offer at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival after winning both the men's and women's synchronised ten metre platform events at the Sydney Aquatic Centre. The Chinese men’s team of Li Teng and Ying Hong both claimed their second medals of the competition, scoring 328.32 points with extraordinary dives that at times lacked synchronisation but barely varied from the text book example.
Australia’s rising star of rhythmics, Chloe Hayes, won bronze in the all-around competition to cap off an outstanding gymnastics competition at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival (AYOF).
The gala figure skating event at the 2007 Australian Youth Olympic Festival, was a fitting farewell with a showcase of amazing talent.After two days of intense competition, the gala program presented the top five skaters from the men’s and ladies’ groups, as well as an exhibition of some other Australian competitors
Great Britain has taken out the gold medal at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival upsetting Australia 4-2 at the Sydney Hockey Centre. In unbearable heat, the host team was unable to maintain their undefeated status for the tournament with the tourists coming out strong and never looking back.