FA Cup: LionsXII beat Kelantan 3-1


KUALA LUMPUR: Substitute Sahil Suhaimi's second half brace earned LionsXII their first ever FA Cup title when the Singapore side defeated two-time champions Kelantan 3-1 at National Stadium in Bukit Jalil today.


KBS to set up new anti-doping lab in Bukit Jalil

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 15:36

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.

Spurs in town for pre-season tour

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 14:00

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.

Khairy lashes out at ‘semiautonomous’ Adamas

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 10:09

SERI KEMBANGAN: Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin has attacked the veiled semiautonomous nature of the Anti-Doping Agency of Malaysia (Adamas).

Mercedes to hold inquest after Monaco gaffe

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 08:47

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.

Norwich promoted to Premier League

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 08:33

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.

Yanga-Mbiwa the hero as Roma stun Lazio

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 08:27

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.

Galatasaray wins 20th Turkish title

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 08:18

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.

Real Madrid fire coach Ancelotti

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 08:01

MADRID: Real Madrid fired their coach Carlo Ancelotti on Monday as the popular Italian paid for a disappointing season without a major trophy.

Second footballer death in Argentina in 10 days

Monday, May 25, 2015 - 11:56

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.

West Ham part company with Allardyce

Monday, May 25, 2015 - 10:43

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.

Hull go down, Newcastle survives, Liverpool thrashed

Monday, May 25, 2015 - 09:18

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.

Rosberg wins Monaco GP after crash hampers Hamilton

Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 23:00

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.

Angry Federer blasts French Open after security scare

Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 22:21

PARIS: Roger Federer blasted French Open organisers Sunday after a fan breached security to grab a ‘selfie’ on court with the Swiss great.

Msian contingent targets 56pct medals from Sea Games events

Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 22:08

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.

Pahang forced to return to KL due to import players’ visa problems

By T.N. Alagesh - Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 14:09

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.