Participants

Tze Liang OOI

Tze Liang OOI
    Diving
Birth Date:  19 Nov 1993
Place of Birth:  PULAU PINANG
Country of birth:  MAS
Age:  24
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  169

Tze Liang OOI - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Wed, 11 Apr 10:07
Men's 1m Springboard Preliminary
Finished
Wed, 11 Apr 19:07
Gold Medal Event Men's 1m Springboard Final
Finished
Thu, 12 Apr 10:07
Men's 3m Springboard Preliminary
Finished
Thu, 12 Apr 19:07
Gold Medal Event Men's 3m Springboard Final
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 21:09
Gold Medal Event Men's Synchronised 3m Springboard Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
Year Location Discipline Rank Points
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 3m Springboard 1 457.6
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 1m Springboard 6 387.8
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 10m Platform 2 433.7
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's Synchronized 10m Platform 3 387.39
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's Synchronized 3m Springboard 4 353.31
2010 Delhi, IND Men's 10m Platform 7 411.15
2010 Delhi, IND Men's Synchronized 10m Springboard 4 372.3

Olympic Games
Year Location Discipline Rank Points
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 10m Platform 22 379.5

World Championships
Year Location Discipline Rank Points
2017 Budapest, HUN Men's 1m Springboard 25 325.7
2017 Budapest, HUN Men's 3m Springboard 30 382.95
2017 Budapest, HUN Men's Synchronised 3m Springboard 10 370.77
2015 Kazan, RUS Men's 10m Platform 22 400.75
2015 Kazan, RUS Men's 3m Springboard 27 391.35
2015 Kazan, RUS Men's Synchronised 10m Platform 10 386.52
2015 Kazan, RUS Men's Synchronised 3m Springboard 10 401.37
2013 Barcelona, ESP Men's 10m Platform 14 411.75
2013 Barcelona, ESP Men's 3m Springboard 29 354.45
2013 Barcelona, ESP Men's Synchronised 3m Springboard 6 404.61
2011 Shanghai, CHN Men's 10m Platform 21 411.9

Nickname: Davis (Athlete, 8 Nov 2017)
Hobbies

Watching and playing football, following Manchester United (Athlete, 8 Nov 2017)


Occupation: Student (Athlete, 8 Nov 2017)
Languages spoken: English, Malay, Mandarin
Coach

NATIONAL: YANG Zhuliang (AUS) (Athlete, 8 Nov 2017)


Injuries

Leg injury, September 2015. Had stem-cell injections to speed recovery. (Athlete, 8 Nov 2017; fourthofficial.com, 17 Nov 2015; thestar.com.my, 10 Jan 2016)


Reason: "My father asked if I wanted to 'play' this sport called diving. Of course, when I heard the word 'play', I got excited and said yes. At training, I suddenly realised my father's 'play' meant jumping off springboards. I still remember how scary it was." (fina.org, 5 Jun 2017)
Ambition: Medal at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games (Athlete, 8 Nov 2017)
Memorable: Competing at Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, where he won gold in 3m springboard and took silver in 10m platform. (Athlete, 8 Nov 2017)
Ritual: "Be disciplined, focused and self-motivated." (Athlete, 8 Nov 2017)
Additional information

STANDARD SET
First male diver from Malaysia to win Commonwealth gold, after success in 3m springboard at Glasgow 2014. (pocketnews.com.my, 17 Sep 2015)


HIGH PRAISE
Congratulated by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul RAZAK on Facebook and Twitter, after winning gold in men’s 3m springboard at 2015 Asian Cup Diving Championships and qualifying for Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (thesundaily.my, 5 Sep 2015)


MAJOR BLOW
Sole national elite diver to fail to qualify for London 2012 Olympic Games. "That was a blow to me, and I knew people were looking down on me, even as they did not show it. But I had to prove them wrong and trained really hard and got myself very strong mentally." (todayonline.com, 9 Jun 2015; thesundaily.my, 5 Sep 2015)

AHOY
Still loves to collect Lego, especially pirate ships. (Athlete, 8 Nov 2017)


Social Media

Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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