Famous Malaysian Sportspersons

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 1 Lee Chong Wei

Lee Chong Wei
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: October 21, 1982
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bagan Serai, Malaysia
Malaysian former badminton player Datuk Lee Chong Wei held the first rank for 349 weeks as a singles player, thus becoming the only player from his country to be number one for over a year. He is a three-time Olympic silver medalist but quit the game after his cancer diagnosis.

 2 Lee Zii Jia

Lee Zii Jia
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: March 29, 1998
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia

 3 Nicol David

Nicol David
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Famous As: Squash player
Birthdate: August 26, 1983
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Penang, Malaysia
Nicol David is a retired professional squash player. From 2006 to 2015, David held on to the world number one ranking for 108 consecutive months, which is a world record. She also won a record eight World Open titles. Regarded as the greatest women's squash player ever, Nicol David won a record nine Asian Squash Championships during her illustrious career.

 4 Pandelela Rinong

Pandelela Rinong
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Famous As: Diver
Birthdate: March 2, 1993
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bau, Sarawak, Malaysia
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 5 Azizulhasni Awang

Azizulhasni Awang
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Famous As: Cyclist
Birthdate: January 5, 1988
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kuala Dungun, Terengganu, Malaysia

 6 Goh Liu Ying

Goh Liu Ying
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: May 30, 1989
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Malacca, Malaysia

 7 Farah Ann Abdul Hadi

Farah Ann Abdul Hadi
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Famous As: Gymnast
Birthdate: May 3, 1994
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Subang Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
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 8 Alex Yoong

Alex Yoong
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Famous As: Racecar driver
Birthdate: July 20, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur

 9 Misbun Sidek

Misbun Sidek
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: February 17, 1960
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Banting, Malaysia

 10 Tan Boon Heong

Tan Boon Heong
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: September 18, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia

 11 Soh Wooi Yik

Soh Wooi Yik
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: February 17, 1998
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 12 Tan Wee Kiong

Tan Wee Kiong
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: May 21, 1989
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Muar, Johor, Malaysia

 13 Goh V Shem

Goh V Shem
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: May 20, 1989
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 14 Wong Mew Choo

Wong Mew Choo
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: May 1, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

 15 Chan Peng Soon

Chan Peng Soon
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: April 27, 1988
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: George Town, Penang, Malaysia

 16 Dominic Tan

Dominic Tan
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Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: March 12, 1997
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Singapore

 17 Yau-Man Chan

Yau-Man Chan
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Famous As: Table tennis player
Birthdate: August 26, 1952
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hong Kong

 18 Wong Choong Hann

Wong Choong Hann
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: February 17, 1977
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 19 Hairul Azreen

Hairul Azreen
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Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: April 23, 1988
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 20 Nur Dhabitah Sabri

Nur Dhabitah Sabri
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Famous As: Diver
Birthdate: July 12, 1999
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 21 Aaron Chia

Aaron Chia
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: February 24, 1997
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Malacca, Malaysia

 22 Rashid Sidek

Rashid Sidek
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: July 8, 1968
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Banting, Selangor, Malaysia

 23 Goh Jin Wei

Goh Jin Wei
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: January 30, 2000
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bukit Mertajam, Malaysia

 24 Gavin Green

Gavin Green
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Famous As: Golfer
Birthdate: December 28, 1993
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 25 Muhammad Hafiz Hashim

Muhammad Hafiz Hashim
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: September 13, 1982
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Malaysia

 26 Roslin Hashim

Roslin Hashim
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: October 23, 1975
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Malaysia

 27 Koo Kien Keat

Koo Kien Keat
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: September 18, 1985
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

 28 Leong Mun Yee

Leong Mun Yee
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Famous As: Competitive diver
Birthdate: December 4, 1984
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

 29 Soniia Cheah Su Ya

Soniia Cheah Su Ya
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: June 19, 1993
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 30 Cheong Jun Hoong

Cheong Jun Hoong
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Famous As: Competitive diver
Birthdate: April 16, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

 31 Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin

Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: May 24, 1991
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 32 Zulfadli Zulkiffli

Zulfadli Zulkiffli
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: February 11, 1993
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

 33 Liew Daren

Liew Daren
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: August 6, 1987
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 34 Razif Sidek

Razif Sidek
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: May 29, 1962
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Banting, Selangor, Malaysia

 35 Woon Khe Wei

Woon Khe Wei
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: March 18, 1989
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Selangor, Malaysia

 36 Julian Yee

Julian Yee
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Famous As: Figure skater
Birthdate: May 26, 1997
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur

 37 Chong Wei Feng

Chong Wei Feng
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: May 26, 1987
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sungai Petani, Kedah, Malaysia

 38 Jalani Sidek

Jalani Sidek
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: November 10, 1963
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Banting, Selangor, Malaysia

 39 Tan Kim Her

Tan Kim Her
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: November 11, 1971
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Unknown

 40 Vivian Hoo Kah Mun

Vivian Hoo Kah Mun
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: March 19, 1990
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 41 Cheam June Wei

Cheam June Wei
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: January 23, 1997
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Seberang Jaya, Penang, Malaysia

 42 Shevon Jemie Lai

Shevon Jemie Lai
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: August 8, 1993
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Selangor, Malaysia

 43 Foo Kok Keong

Foo Kok Keong
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: January 8, 1963
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gombak District, Malaysia

 44 Khair Jones

Khair Jones
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Famous As: Football Defender
Birthdate: September 29, 1989
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia

 45 Khairul Anuar Mohamad

Khairul Anuar Mohamad
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Famous As: Archer
Birthdate: September 22, 1991
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kemaman, Terengganu, Malaysia

 46 Kisona Selvaduray

Kisona Selvaduray
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: October 1, 1998
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Seremban, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia

 47 Rahman Sidek

Rahman Sidek
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: September 20, 1965
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Banting, Selangor, Malaysia

 48 Leong Jun Hao

Leong Jun Hao
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: July 13, 1999
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Setapak, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 49 Misbun Ramdan Misbun

Misbun Ramdan Misbun
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: March 1, 1991
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 50 Ong Ewe Hock

Ong Ewe Hock
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Famous As: Badminton player
Birthdate: March 14, 1972
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Penang, Malaysia