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Azizulhasni Awang

Nick Name The Pocket Rocketman
Primary Sport Cycling
Date of Birth January 05, 1988
Place of Birth Kuala Dungun
Height 168 cms
Weight 67 kgs

Biography

Mohd Azizulhasni bin Awang KMN (born 5 January 1988) is a Malaysian professional track cyclist. Nicknamed “The Pocket Rocketman” due to his small stature, he is the first Malaysian cyclist to win a medal at the UCI Track Cycling World Championships and at the Summer Olympics.

Azizulhasni was Team Malaysia national flag bearer at the 2008 Summer Olympics Parade of Nations. He won his first World Championship medal in 2009, a silver in the individual sprint. His debut Olympic medal came at the 2016 Summer Olympics, a bronze in the individual keirin.

In 2017, he won his first World Championship title in the keirin, and became the first Malaysian to ever wear the coveted rainbow jersey.

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Latest Medals

Men's Single
Gold
Mixed Team
Silver

Participant Listing

Multisport Year Stage Results Rangking
Commonwealth 2018 Final Gold 2
Commonwealth 2018 Final Silver
Asian Games 2018 Semi-Final Bronze 2
Asian Games 2017 Semi-Final Bronze 1
Olympic 2016 Final Gold 1