Let us now compare these traditional sports in the SEA region side-by-side, recognised as the predecessors to the modern sport of Sepak Takraw.
SIPA TAKYAN (Philippines)
SEPAK RAGA (Malaysia)
SIPAK RAGO (Indonesia)
All of the above have evolved into this:
Anyone who tries to deny this and wants any of the predecessor sports to be contested as a separate event at a regional tournament are literally out of their minds
LOL, this has to be the funniest MTV Awards video that I’ve ever seen. Starring Will Ferrell as The Architect from The Matrix saga.
These Indogs were recently seen attempting to DDOS my Bahasa Melayu blog. Fortunately for me, they seriously underestimated my technical expertise in dealing with such problems. I was defaced by a Moroccan hacker in the past, so since then I had already taken steps to harden the security for all of my WordPress blogs. And that effort paid off when these Indon kiddie scripters failed to actually make even a dent on my blog. Oh yes, they could claim bragging rights for downing my blog for several hours…but after I discovered their attempts and pointed the blog to CloudFlare, the problem was already solved and the Indogs already knew that they have lost
Seriously, this left me in giggles and pretty much convinced me that Bahasa Melayu of the Indonesian variant is certainly very regionalised.
So don’t blame me if this image pops up in my mind whenever I see the word “merumput” being used in Indonesian media