Balotelli goal may "finally" open Liverpool floodgates

Thursday, 30 October 2014.

LONDON: After going six weeks without a goal Mario Balotelli was mightily relieved to “finally” regain his scoring touch against Swansea City and save Liverpool from a League Cup fourth-round exit.


Vincent Tan, Gnanalingam to invest in new LA MLS club

Friday, October 31, 2014 - 07:29

Football: LOS ANGELES: Major League Soccer’s new Los Angeles club will enter the league in 2017 with the backing of an international fleet of high-profile owners.

Champions begin in style

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:17

THE San Antonio Spurs raised their championship banner then elevated their game when it mattered to edge the Dallas Mavericks 101-100 in a season-opening win on Tuesday.

Fifa gives full support to Russia 2018

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:17

WORLD football boss Sepp Blatter on Tuesday opposed any boycott of the 2018 World Cup in Russia and backed the huge preparations undertaken by President Vladimir Putin’s government for the mega event.

Relief for Dortmund

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:16

BORUSSIA Dortmund bounced back after slumping to their fourth straight Bundesliga defeat against Hanover 96 at the weekend, cruising past second tier St Pauli 3-0 on Tuesday to reach the German Cup third round.

Pellegrini enjoys Van Persie’s strike

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:16

MANCHESTER City’s Manuel Pellegrini has admitted he allowed himself a smile when Robin van Persie scored a late goal for Manchester United on Sunday.

Duo boost for Mourinho

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:16

LONDON: Chelsea are set to be given a major boost heading into their Premier League clash with QPR on Saturday, with Diego Costa and Ramires due to return from injury.

Fernandes throws support behind Redknapp

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:16

LONDON: Loyalty and football are two words that do not often go together, but after watching his side climb off the bottom of the Premier League table with victory over Aston Villa, Queens Park Rangers owner Tan Sri Tony Fernandes is standing by manager Harry Redknapp.

Balotelli spurs Liverpool to late turnaround

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:16

MARIO Balotelli scored just his second goal for Liverpool in 12 appearances as they came from behind to beat Premier League rivals Swansea 2-1 and advance into the last eight of the League Cup at Anfield on Tuesday.

Fowler confident of Reds revival

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:16

LONDON: Former Liverpool striker Robbie Fowler is adamant Brendan Rodgers will guide his side into Champions League qualification this season despite a slow start to the campaign.

Reprisal fear

By DEVINDER SINGH - Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:16

NATIONAL coaches and athletes fear reprisals should Karim Ibrahim return to the Malaysian Athletics Federation at its elections on Saturday after signing a petition against the former deputy president two years ago.

Hopeful Mahali

By DEVINDER SINGH - Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:16

MAHALI Jasuli had his first taste of Malaysia Cup action this year in Darul Ta’zim’s 3-1 semi-final second leg win over Felda United on Saturday and the national player is hoping he did enough to justify his place in the final.

Syafiq wants to regain 2012 glory

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:16

SYAFIQ Ridhwan Abd Malek completed a collection of world titles for Malaysian bowling when he won the 2012 AMF World Cup in Wroclaw, Poland.

Razman reaps rewards after Pahang move

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:16

STARTING as a Selangor President’s Cup youth team trainee, Razman Roslan spent nearly a decade playing for one of the most decorated teams in Malaysian football and helped them win a string of trophies between 2003 and 2012.

Team confident despite Incheon failure

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:15

MALAYSIA are aiming to make amends for their poor outing at the recent Incheon Asian Games with a strong showing in the season opening leg of the ISTAF SuperSeries which starts in Myanmar today.

Strikers a headache for Dollah

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:15

NATIONAL coach Dollah Salleh has a huge problem to solve ahead of next month’s AFF Cup. His strikers have either been misfiring or warming the bench at their respective clubs this season.

Malaysia blow chance for promotion

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:15

NEPAL extinguished Malaysia’s hopes of winning promotion from the World Cricket League Division Three after winning by 36 runs at the Selangor Turf Club yesterday to qualify for today’s final against Uganda.

Razie the difference

By Jugjet Singh - Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:15

NATIONAL player Razie Rahim’s hat-trick handed Kuala Lumpur Hockey Club (KLHC) the Charity Shield when they beat Tenaga Nasional 5-3 at the National Hockey Stadium in Bukit Jalil yesterday.

Dragons overcome Heat

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:15

MALAYSIA Dragons took a step closer to the Asean Basketball League finals after beating Saigon Heat 108-90 in game one of the semi-final series at the Maba Stadium in Kuala Lumpur yesterday.

Danny a new man

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:14

A DIFFERENT Danny Chia will be competing at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club (KLGCC) when the CIMB Classic tees off today.

Ready to roar

By REPORTS BY FADHLI ISHAK - Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:14

RYDER Cup teammates Lee Westwood and Sergio Garcia are both no strangers to success on Malaysian soil and are likely to emerge among the frontrunners come crunch time at the CIMB Classic which starts today.