Akbar Sahari, Azlan Iskandar, Shalin Zulkifli and loose cannon
Sometime in 1994, loose cannon was told by his then Sports Editor Zian Johari to interview Shalin Zulkifli on whether or not she was disappointed in missing out on the National Sportswoman of the Year award...the story hit the backpage. Shalin was then a 16-year old highly dependant on her parents. Puan Rohani Razak was attached to TV3 at Jalan Liku, just behind the NSTP building.
Last week's Kafe Sukan was a refreshing change. London-based Azlan and Shalin spoke about the challenges of being professionals.
"We have to do everything by ourselves - from booking plane tickets to arranging accommodation. The guys in the elite programme have it good."