Full name: Bala "Kuda" Ditta
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: February 4, 1937
Died: June 17, 2003 in Padang Kerbau, Melaka, Malaysia
Affiliations: ?, Kuching, Kuching (MAS)
A police officer, Kuda Ditta was allowed special training in athletics by his commander. He became the first Olympian from Sarawak (the Malaysian part of Borneo), but failed to survive the heats of the hurdles events. He medalled twice in the South East Asian Games, in 1971 and 1973. He died of stomach cancer aged 66.
Personal Bests: 110H â 14.72 (1971); 400 â unknown.
|1964 Summer||27||Tokyo||Athletics||Men's 110 metres Hurdles||Malaysia||MAS||6 h4 r1/3|
|1964 Summer||27||Tokyo||Athletics||Men's 4 Ã 400 metres Relay||Malaysia||MAS||6 h3 r1/2|
|1964 Summer||27||Tokyo||Athletics||Malaysia||Round One||Heat Four||6||15.1||15,17|
|1964 Summer||27||Tokyo||Athletics||Malaysia||MAS||Round One||Heat Three||6||3:17.6|