National contingent to honour MH17 victims

Wednesday, 23 July 2014.

MALAYSIA Airlines flight MH17 will be a prominent part of Malaysia’s Commonwealth Games opening ceremony today with the national contingent remembering the passengers and crew who died after the plane was shot down in Ukrainian airspace last week.


Title holders City still looking for reinforcements

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 15:18

Manchester: English champions Manchester City are still in the market for new signings to boost their title defence, manager Manuel Pellegrini said on Tuesday.

PyeongChang organisers appoint interim head

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 14:46

SEOUL : The head of the South Korea Olympic Committee will step in to take over interim leadership of the 2018 PyeongChang Games following the surprise resignation of two senior officials.

Wimbledon doubles champion Sock advances at Atlanta Open

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 13:22

London: Rising U.S. talent Jack Sock eased past Colombian Alejandro Gonzalez 6-2 6-4 but Uzbek Denis Istomin put a dent in the large home field in the first round of the Atlanta Open on Tuesday.

Beckham visits United as Van Gaal debut nears

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 10:58

LOS ANGELES: Former Manchester United star David Beckham visited his former English club Tuesday on the eve of new Dutch manager Louis Van Gaal’s debut match against another of Beckham’s clubs.

Rodgers praises Suarez, says Liverpool moving on

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 09:29

BOSTON: Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says the team is moving on after Luis Suarez’ departure to Barcelona for a US$130 million transfer fee.

Warning for non-performing sports

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:12

CHANGES are imminent as the government looks to elevate Malaysian sports to the next level.

Doubts over Pandelela

By AJITPAL SINGH - Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:11

PANDELELA Rinong is racing against time to regain her form for the Commonwealth Games, which starts today, in Glasgow.

Five alive thanks to Chong Wei’s withdrawal

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:11

ENGLAND’S Rajiv Ouseph believes there are as many as five potential winners of the men’s badminton singles at the Commonwealth Games following the withdrawal of World No 1 Lee Chong Wei.

Tianwei backs Singapore as table toppers

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:11

FENG Tianwei insists Singapore can be confident of repeating their dominance of New Delhi in the table tennis at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Time to step up, Wei Feng

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:10

CHONG Wei Feng will never get a better chance to step out from Lee Chong Wei's shadow than in the Commonwealth Games and he has been told to seize the opportunity.