UTP Claims Eight Medals in SUKIPT
(25 January - 5 February 2016)
UTP athletes did the university proud when they took home two gold, two silver and four bronze medals at the recently concluded Institute of Higher Education Sports Competition (SUKIPT).
With 51 athletes, UTP team participated in eight sports and succeeded in winning medals in each sport. In table tennis, UTP swept two gold in the women’s single and mixed double categories. Badminton (men’s double) and taekwando contributed silver while the four bronze medals came from volleyball, chess, athletics and pencak silat,
This year’s SUKIPT was held at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor and offered medals in 25 sports competition. It was organised by Ministry of Higher Education in collaboration with other institutes of higher education sports bodies and participated by 102 higher education institutions.