Malaysia’s Azizulhasni Awang celebrates his world championship keirin victory in Hong Kong in 2017. Photo: Reuters Malaysia’s Azizulhasni Awang celebrates his world championship keirin victory in Hong Kong in 2017. Photo: Reuters
Malaysia’s Azizulhasni Awang celebrates his world championship keirin victory in Hong Kong in 2017. Photo: Reuters

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Who is Azizulhasni Awang? Malaysia’s Olympic bronze-winning cyclist who had a wooden splint through his calf

  • The 33-year-old is defined by graphic images of a 20cm piece of wood protruding through his left leg during a track cycling event in Manchester in 2011
  • A brilliant student who chose sports over academics, deeply devout Muslim Azizul reaches out to his online fans through stories, life lessons and religion

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Malaysia’s Azizulhasni Awang celebrates his world championship keirin victory in Hong Kong in 2017. Photo: Reuters Malaysia’s Azizulhasni Awang celebrates his world championship keirin victory in Hong Kong in 2017. Photo: Reuters
Malaysia’s Azizulhasni Awang celebrates his world championship keirin victory in Hong Kong in 2017. Photo: Reuters
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