| Fadhil Yunus |
MOHD Shafiee Shayferan and Basma Lachkar claimed the bronze medal in the 6th Traditional Wushu Championships in Chizhou City, Anhui Province, China.
A total of 2,155 athletes from 46 countries including United Kingdom, Canada, Romania, Cuba, Iraq, United States, Japan and Italy took part in the martial arts carnival. The competition began on Oct 23 and will conclude on Oct 29.
The World Traditional Wushu Championships is jointly hosted by the International Wushu Federation and the Chinese Wushu Federation.
Six different forms of martial arts events were contested namely Tajiquan, Nanquan, barehanded routines, single weapon, double weapons and soft weapon.
The previous editions of the competition had been staged in China’s Zhengzhou City, Shiyan City and Huangshan City.