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Silver show from Fatehah

Monday, 22 September 2014.

FATEHAH Mustapa revelled in the limelight after becoming the first Malaysian female cyclist to win an Asian Games medal with silver in the keirin yesterday.

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Tajik footballer banned, 1st doping case at Asiad

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 09:59

INCHEON, South Korea: Asian Games organizers have confirmed a football player from Tajikistan tested positive for a banned stimulant in the first doping case at Incheon.

Nur Suryani won silver in rifle event

By DEVINDER SINGH - Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 09:53

INCHEON: Shooter Nur Suryani Taibi won a silver medal in the women's 50m rifle prone event and led her teammates to a bronze medal in the team event today.

Serena out

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:10

WORLD No 1 Serena Williams withdrew from the Wuhan Open yesterday after falling ill midway through the first set of her second round match against Frenchwoman Alize Cornet.

McIlroy, Poulter top US targets

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:10

GLENEAGLES (United Kingdom): Top-ranked Rory McIlroy was a focus for both Ryder Cup captains upon arrival on Monday at Gleneagles, Americans trying to defeat him and Europeans making sure he wakes up on time.

Getting the right mix

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:10

THE guessing game gets going in earnest at the Ryder Cup yesterday as players set out in groups for their first practice rounds at Gleneagles.

Football chant, Fowler’s haircut inspire US team

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:10

GLENEAGLES (United Kingdom): Rickie Fowler has shaved a “USA” into the side of his head and American captain Tom Watson has already selected a motivational chant for a Ryder Cup that doesn’t even start until Friday.

Football chant, Fowler’s haircut inspire US team

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:10

GLENEAGLES (United Kingdom): Rickie Fowler has shaved a “USA” into the side of his head and American captain Tom Watson has already selected a motivational chant for a Ryder Cup that doesn’t even start until Friday.

Valencia up to second thanks to win at Getafe

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:09

MADRID: Valencia continued their solid start to La Liga and climbed to second when recent Spain recruit Paco Alcacer set them on their way to a 3-0 win at Getafe on Monday.

PSG seek Norman conquest

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:09

PARIS: Tensions are high as Paris Saint-Germain head to Normandy today desperate for a win to keep in touch with the French league leaders after a fourth draw in six Ligue 1 games at the weekend.

Bruised Benitez

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:09

PRESSURE is mounting on Napoli coach Rafael Benitez ahead of Palermo’s visit to the San Paolo today as the Serie A club continue to reel from early season setbacks.

Lamps the light of City

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:09

MANCHESTER City captain Vincent Kompany believes Frank Lampard’s dramatic equaliser against former club Chelsea could prove to be a pivotal moment in the title race.

Pellegrini pursues Barkley again

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:08

LONDON: Manchester City will target Ross Barkley again next summer after their first bid for the England star failed.

Boss defends Gerrard

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:08

BRENDAN Rodgers has defended Steven Gerrard’s form and fitness, insisting the veteran Liverpool captain does not need to be rested more often.

Neville believes Red Devils need to spend another RM530m

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:08

LONDON: Manchester United, who spent £150 million (RM795 million) on new players in the summer, might need to spend another £100 million before they can compete for the Premier League title, according to former defender Phil Neville.

Backlash over Angel

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:08

Manchester United stars slammed the substitution of Angel di Maria during a fiery dressing-room inquest after their shocking 5-3 defeat at Leicester on Sunday.

Nieminen powers past Oswald

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:08

JARKKO Nieminen hopes to maintain his good track record of qualifying for at least one final on the ATP Tour, which he has achieved for the last eight years, this season.

From fat boy to world sensation

By Ajitpal Singh and Fadhli Ishak - Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:07

WHEN Nick Kyrgios was a kid, he was fat and some people said he was not good enough to be a top tennis players.

Taiwan lifter Tzu Chi sets two world records

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:07

TAIWAN’S Lin Tzu Chi set world records in the clean and jerk and overall lift on her way to winning weightlifting gold in the -63kg category at the Asian Games yesterday.

Impress me, says Dollah

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:07

THE friendly against Terengganu today will be the final test for the national trainees to impress coach Dollah Salleh before the former international trims down his squad to 22 players for upcoming practice matches and the AFF Cup in November.

Yang shows his class

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:07

TEENAGER Yang Haoran led China’s sweep of the men’s 10m air rifle event at the Asian Games yesterday as India’s Abhinav Bindra ended his full-time shooting career with two bronze medals.