KUALA LUMPUR: The Youth and Sports Ministry will set up a new anti-doping laboratory in Bukit Jalil within the next two years, Minister Khairy Jamaluddin announced.
PETALING JAYA: The English Premier League (EPL) side Tottenham Hotspur’s full squad arrived at the Saujana Hotel, Subang here to begin their 2015 pre-season tour.
SERI KEMBANGAN: Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin has attacked the veiled semiautonomous nature of the Anti-Doping Agency of Malaysia (Adamas).
LONDON: Formula One champions Mercedes will be in full gremlin-hunting mode when they regroup at their factory on Tuesday after committing one of the sport’s biggest strategic blunders at the Monaco Grand Prix.
LONDON: Norwich City won the promotion jackpot as they swept back into the Premier League with a 2-0 victory over Middlesbrough in the Championship play-off final on Monday.
ROME: A late glancing header from defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa earned Roma a stunning 2-1 victory over Lazio in a fiery city derby on Monday to secure the Giallorossi’s automatic entry to the Champions League.
ISTANBUL: Galatasaray were crowned champions of Turkey’s top flight for a record 20th time on Monday, after perennial Istanbul rivals Fenerbahce had four men sent off in a 2-2 draw at Basaksehir.
MADRID: Real Madrid fired their coach Carlo Ancelotti on Monday as the popular Italian paid for a disappointing season without a major trophy.
BUENOS AIRES: Atletico Parana defender Cristian Gomez died on his way to hospital after collapsing on the pitch during a match on Sunday, the second such death to hit Argentine soccer in 10 days.
LONDON: West Ham United parted company with manager Sam Allardyce after the club’s final Premier League match of the season, a 2-0 defeat against Newcastle United on Sunday, the club said in a statement.
LONDON: Hull City were relegated and Newcastle United survived the drop on a dramatic final day of the Premier League season on Sunday while West Ham United announced that manager Sam Allardyce’s contract was not being renewed at Upton Park.
MONACO: Nico Rosberg won the Monaco Grand Prix for the third straight year after a late crash involving teenager Max Verstappen undid Lewis Hamilton’s bid for a fourth win of the season.
PARIS: Roger Federer blasted French Open organisers Sunday after a fan breached security to grab a ‘selfie’ on court with the Swiss great.
PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian contingent to the Singapore SEA Games hopes to win medals from 56 per cent of the 35 events participated by the athletes.
KUANTAN: Pahang football team were forced to return to Kuala Lumpur this morning after its foreign players were denied entry into Indonesia due to visa problems.