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Awang back on track, as teammates change direction

Men's keirin gold medalist Azizulhasni Awang (Malaysia)

Men's keirin gold medalist Azizulhasni Awang (Malaysia)
(Image credit: AFP)

Few will ever forget the harrowing images of Malaysia’s top track sprinter, Azizulhasni Awang, as his leg was skewered right through by a huge wooden stake-sized splinter of the Manchester Velodrome during the keirin event at the Track World Cup earlier this year.