Kuala Lumpur, August 25: Malaysia’s quest for SEA Games gold ended when the women’s team went down fighting to Thailand in the semifinals at The Mines today.
Nur Durriyah lost to individual gold medallist Atthaya Thitikul 5&4 while Ashley Lau took silver medallist Thitapa Pakdeesettakul to the last hole before conceding defeat.
Thailand will face Indonesia in the women’s team final while their men’s team takes on Singapore for the men’s team gold tomorrow.
The Malaysian women’s team will take on Philippines in the bronze medal match tomorrow morning.
TEAM SEMIFINAL RESULTS:
Men: Thailand 2 Indonesia 1 / Singapore 2 Philippines 1
Women: Thailand 2 Malaysia 0 / Indonesia 1½ Philippines ½