Pahang thrash Lions in Kuantan

By AJITPAL SINGH - Tuesday, 24 November 2015.

KUANTAN: Defending champions Pahang stamped their dominance with a 4-1 win over reigning FA Cup winners LionsXII of Singapore in today’s quarter-final first leg of the Malaysia Cup at Darulmakmur Stadium.


Hamilton keen to test himself at NASCAR

Thursday, November 26, 2015 - 22:31

ABU DHABI: Triple Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton hopes to give NASCAR a go one day after singing the praises of the US stock car series on Thursday.

Chong Wei knows what he is doing: Khairy

Thursday, November 26, 2015 - 21:59

KUALA LUMPUR: Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin believes that any decision made by national badminton ace Datuk Lee Chong Wei would be for his own good.

Red Card! Thai club Satun Utd banned for three years for assault on referee

Thursday, November 26, 2015 - 16:37

BANGKOK: A third division soccer club in Thailand have been banned for three years after fans attacked a referee following a defeat on Sunday.

S1K 2015 introduces Independent Cup

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 - 15:15

THE Sepang 1000km Endurance Race (S1K) will see the introduction of the Independent Cup as a new category for the 2015 edition which runs from tomorrow until Saturday at the Sepang International Circuit.

Chelsea on brink of last 16 after Maccabi win

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 - 09:25

HAIFA: Chelsea cruised to an easy 4-0 Champions League victory over 10-man Maccabi Tel Aviv in Haifa on Tuesday to close in on the last 16.

Brilliant Barcelona, Bayern through to last 16

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 - 09:14

PARIS: Holders Barcelona celebrated qualifying for the last 16 of the Champions League with another stunning display on Tuesday, Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi both scoring twice in a 6-1 win against Roma.

Pahang lose AFC Cup slot next season

By Fabian Peter - Wednesday, November 25, 2015 - 01:20

PAHANG will not play in the AFC Cup next season following orders from FIFA to deduct six points from the clubs campaign in this year's Super League.

Defoe goal hands Big Sam's Sunderland vital win over Palace

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 13:54

LONDON: Jermain Defoe boosted Sunderland’s bid to escape the Premier League relegation zone as he pounced on a defensive howler to snatch a 1-0 win at Crystal Palace on Monday.

Gerrard to play for Liverpool again... for legends match

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 13:38

LONDON: Former Liverpool star Steven Gerrard will pull on the famous Reds shirt once again after agreeing to play for the club’s ‘Legends’ side in Australia next year.

Rio will be safest city in world during 2016 Games

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 11:15

RIO DE JANEIRO: Rio will be the safest city in the world during the 2016 Olympics, organisers said on Monday after a minute’s silence for the victims of the Paris attacks and a signing ceremony for the French language to be used during the Games.

Juve depleted but looking for second City scalp

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 09:14

MILAN: Depleted Juventus host Manchester City on Wednesday looking for the win that would secure their passage to the last 16 of the Champions League.

Djokovic extends lead as world number one

Monday, November 23, 2015 - 22:25

PARIS: Novak Djokovic extended his massive lead at the top of the ATP world rankings, which were released on Monday, following his fourth straight victory at the season-ending World Tour Finals in London.

Msian teen breaks Watson Nyambek's 17-year 100m sprint record [VIDEO]

By DEVINDER SINGH - Monday, November 23, 2015 - 19:58

KUALA LUMPUR: Asian schoolboy champion Badrul Hisyam Manap set a new national 100 metres record of 10.29 seconds when he won gold at the Asean Schools Games in Bandar Sri Begawan today.

Long-haul flight may have killed Lomu

Monday, November 23, 2015 - 13:10

WELLINGTON: Rugby great Jonah Lomu probably died from a blood clot that formed during a long-haul flight to New Zealand, one of his medics said Monday, as plans were unveiled to honour the legendary winger with a public memorial.

Zidane in "no rush" to coach Real Madrid

Monday, November 23, 2015 - 10:37

MADRID: French legend and Real Madrid reserve team coach Zinedine Zidane has played down suggestions he could be set to replace the under-pressure Rafael Benitez in the top job at the Santiago Bernabeu.

Marseille win at end of emotional weekend in France

Monday, November 23, 2015 - 09:49

PARIS: Lassana Diarra played 90 minutes for Marseille in their 2-0 win at Saint-Etienne that rounded off an emotional weekend in France marked by tributes to the victims of the Paris terror attacks.

German football marred by weekend of fan violence

Monday, November 23, 2015 - 09:32

BERLIN: Despite increased security measures across German stadiums following the Paris attacks, several violent incidents involving rival fans showed soccer’s dark side this weekend.

Inter crushes Frosinone 4-0 to go 2 points clear in Serie A

Monday, November 23, 2015 - 09:29

MILAN: Inter Milan moved two points clear at the top of Serie A with a 4-0 win over struggling Frosinone on Sunday after title rival Fiorentina was held to a 2-2 draw by Empoli.

Kane sets Spurs on Arsenal's tail

Monday, November 23, 2015 - 03:29

LONDON: Harry Kane scored his seventh and eighth goals in five matches as Tottenham Hotspur dispatched West Ham United 4-1 on Sunday to close on the Premier League’s top four.

Chong Wei wins Hong Kong Open

By FABIAN - Sunday, November 22, 2015 - 17:52

KUALA LUMPUR: LEE Chong Wei bagged his third consecutive Super Series title today by winning the Hong Kong Open.

Van Gaal confirms interest in Ronaldo return

Sunday, November 22, 2015 - 13:25

LONDON: Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal confirmed Sunday that he would be interested in bringing Cristiano Ronaldo back to Old Trafford, six years after the superstar left for Real Madrid.

Costa downs Norwich to ease Chelsea crisis

Sunday, November 22, 2015 - 11:31

LONDON: Diego Costa’s second half strike brought relief to Stamford Bridge as Chelsea halted a run of three straight Premier League defeats with a 1-0 victory over Norwich on Saturday.

Wolfsburg hammers Bremen 6-0

Sunday, November 22, 2015 - 11:09

BERLIN: Germany striker Max Kruse netted twice in Wolfsburg’s 6-0 rout of Werder Bremen in the Bundesliga on Saturday to warm-up for Wednesday’s Champions League clash at CSKA Moscow.

PSG see off Lorient to stretch lead

Sunday, November 22, 2015 - 10:51

PARIS: Reigning champions Paris Saint-Germain stretched their lead in Ligue 1 to 13 points on Saturday after claiming a 2-1 victory away to Lorient with security tight after the attacks in Paris.

Juventus beats AC Milan 1-0 amid heightened security

Sunday, November 22, 2015 - 09:45

TURIN: Juventus continued to climb up the Serie A table as it beat AC Milan 1-0 to string together three consecutive Serie A wins for the first time this season.

Suarez, Neymar star as Barca rout Madrid 4-0

Sunday, November 22, 2015 - 08:43

MADRID: Luis Suarez and Neymar continued their sensational goalscoring form as Barcelona moved six points clear of Real Madrid at the top of La Liga with a 4-0 thrashing of their bitter rivals at the Bernabeu on Saturday.

Liverpool beats Man City 4-1 in best showing under Klopp

Sunday, November 22, 2015 - 08:11

LIVERPOOL: Liverpool produced its best performance since the arrival of new manager Juergen Klopp to beat Premier League title chasers Manchester City 4-1 on Saturday.

Sarawak makes quarter-finals after a draw at Larkin Stadium

By AJITPAL SINGH - Saturday, November 21, 2015 - 23:40

JOHOR BAHRU: Sarawak made the quarter-finals of the Malaysia Cup after they held AFC Cup champions Darul Ta’zim to a 1-1 draw in a Group B match at Larkin Stadium today.

Man United requires late own goal to beat Watford 2-1

Saturday, November 21, 2015 - 23:18

WATFORD, England: Watford striker Troy Deeney scored a 90th-minute own goal, soon after converting an equalizing penalty, to gift Manchester United a 2-1 win in the English Premier League on Saturday.

Lee Chong Wei makes Hong Kong Open final

By Fabian Peter - Saturday, November 21, 2015 - 20:26

LEE Chong Wei is through to the final of the Hong Kong Open, following his victory in the semi-final today.