September 19, 2017

9th ASEAN Para Games news-in-brief

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 19: News in brief about Malaysian contingent’s performance at the 9th ASEAN Para Games: SEVEN ASIDE FOOTBALL (CP) The national Cerebral Palsy (CP) […]
September 19, 2017

Morten Frost’s resignation shocks Malaysian badminton

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 19: The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) on Monday accepted the resignation of its technical director, Morten Frost Hansen, after a consensus was reached […]
September 19, 2017

No room for Australia, New Zealand in Asian Games: OCA chief

ASHKABAT, Sept 19: The influential head of the Olympic Council of Asia has dashed hopes that athletes from Oceania nations, including Australia and New Zealand, might […]
September 19, 2017

Brazil to introduce VAR after refereeing error

RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept 19: Video Assistant Referees (VAR) are to be introduced in the Brazilian first division, the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) said on Monday, […]
September 19, 2017

Kelantan FA elects first female president

KOTA BHARU, Sept 19: Female entrepreneur Bibi Ramjani Ilias Khan became the first woman to head the Kelantan Football Association (KAFA) on Sunday. She is the […]
September 19, 2017

Ronaldo returns as Madrid aim to pressure leaders Barcelona

MADRID, Sept 19: Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo will return to action against Real Betis on Wednesday after serving a five-match suspension, as the champions look […]
September 18, 2017

Najib declares APG KL2017 open

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 18: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak last night officially declared the 9th Para ASEAN Games Kuala Lumpur 2017 (KL2017) open at the […]
September 18, 2017

Chelsea’s Luiz sent off in Arsenal stalemate

LONDON, Sept 18: Chelsea defender David Luiz was sent off for an ugly foul on Sead Kolasinac as Arsenal finally emerged unscathed from a trip to […]
September 18, 2017

F1: Hamilton wins Singapore Grand Prix after Vettel crashes out

SINGAPORE, Sept 18: Lewis Hamilton won a chaotic and rain-hit Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday (Sep 17) to seize control of the Formula One world championship […]
September 18, 2017

F1: Vettel, Raikkonen escape punishment over crash

SINGAPORE, Sept 18: Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen escaped punishment over a first-corner crash at the Singapore Grand Prix which took out four cars on Sunday (Sep […]
September 18, 2017

Former Everton star Lukaku ruins Rooney’s United return

MANCHESTER, Sept 18: Romelu Lukaku showed little room for sentiment on Sunday (Sep 17), scoring one and creating another as Manchester United ran out ultimately comfortable […]
September 17, 2017

Record MLS crowd sees Atlanta-Orlando draw

Los Angeles, United States , Sep 17: Josef Martinez posted his second straight hat trick, but hosts Atlanta settled for a 3-3 draw with Orlando on Saturday that […]
September 17, 2017

Windies considered walk-off in rainswept win

Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom , Sep 17: West Indies captain Carlos Brathwaite said his side were so concerned about the prospect of “career-threatening injuries” on a sodden outfield they […]
September 17, 2017

Saunders ‘ready’ for Canelo-GGG showdown

London, United Kingdom , Sep 17: Billy Joe Saunders said he was ready to face either Gennady “GGG” Golovkin or Saul “Canelo” Alvarez after outpointing Willie Monroe Jr […]
September 17, 2017

Indians bounce back after win-streak snapped

Washington, United States , Sep 17: Cleveland’s historic winning streak may have ended at 22 games, but shortstop Francisco Lindor’s streak was still going strong after the Indians […]
September 17, 2017

MMA: Hisyam mourns father’s death with win; defeat for Filipino Geje Eustaquio in main card

INDONESIA, Sept 17: Malaysian mixed martial arts fighter Hisyam “Zephyrus” Samsudin had a mission going into Saturday’s (Sep 16) undercard bout at ONE Championship’s ‘Total Victory’ […]
September 16, 2017

Leishman stretches lead at BMW Championship

Chicago, United States , Sep 16: Marc Leishman fired eight birdies in a seven-under 64 on Friday to stretch his lead in the BMW Championship to three strokes […]
September 16, 2017

The time is right for Lukaku, says Mourinho

London, United Kingdom, Sep 16: Jose Mourinho backed Romelu Lukaku to shine against his former club as early Premier League pace-setters Manchester United host Everton at Old Trafford […]