KidSoccer and Cari Jaguh for badminton - these are the two reality TV shows being lined-up to satiate our thirst in tapping talent at grassroot level. The Sports Ministry and Media Prima are currently on the negotiating table to have the two programs shown by October.
I was a member of the panel of judges tasked to pick the best player in each position for Tv3's SoccerKids program last year. Read here and one of those who shone on that day was R. Dhaanushan who also participated in TV2's recent series, SoccerStars, which offered a brief attachment at Chelsea for the winner of the grand prize. Read about Dhaanushan here.