Last week, a tiny 21-year-old Malaysian gymnast named Farah Ann Abdul Hadi absolutely tore up the Southeast Asian Games in Singapore, winning two gold medals and six awards in total. The real Farah But when the young athlete got home, she faced a barrage of criticism for wearing what was regarded as a “revealing” leotard – the same leotard all of her competitors were wearing. That has impelled the Malaysia government to look into "Islamic compliance" of the attires used by sportsmen and women following public criticism over the leotards used by a champion gymnast at the Southeast Asian Games in Singapore.

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