(Badminton) V Shem-Wee Kiong win their 1st Super Series Premier title

By AJITPAL SINGH - Sunday, 23 October 2016.

GOH V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong defeated Bodin Isara-Nipitphon Phuangphuapet of Thailand in the Denmark Open final for their first ever Super Series Premier victory, in Odense today.


(Football) Marseille holds PSG in dull 'Classique'

By AFP - Monday, October 24, 2016 - 13:26

PARIS: There was nothing “Classique” about it as Paris Saint-Germain and bitter rivals Marseille conjured up an uninspiring 0-0 draw in relentless rain in the French capital on Sunday.

(Football) Morata winner sends Real top, Atletico beaten

By AFP - Monday, October 24, 2016 - 13:21

MADRID: Real Madrid took advantage of Atletico Madrid’s first defeat of the season at Sevilla to move to the top of La Liga as Alvaro Morata struck a late winner to secure a 2-1 win over Athletic Bilbao on Sunday.

(Motorcycling) Rossi eyes Malaysia in fight for second

By AFP - Monday, October 24, 2016 - 09:15

PHILLIP ISLAND: Valentino Rossi is already focused on the “toughest race of the season” in Malaysia this weekend after edging ahead of Yamaha teammate Jorge Lorenzo in the fight for second behind newly-crowned world champion Marc Marquez.

(Football) Mourinho, Conte keep mum over touchline spat

By AFP - Monday, October 24, 2016 - 09:00

LONDON: Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho and Chelsea counterpart Antonio Conte refused to divulge the content of a terse touchline exchange between them after the London club’s 4-0 win.

(Football) Mourinho blasts Man Utd after losing 4-0 to Chelsea

By AFP - Monday, October 24, 2016 - 01:47

London: Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused his players of making “incredible mistakes” after they lost 4-0 to Chelsea on his return to his former club on Sunday.

BJSS kids dethrone Selangor to win Youth Cup

By DEVINDER SINGH - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 23:49

KUALA LUMPUR: Bukit Jalil Sports School (BJSS) denied Selangor a second consecutive Under-19 Youth Cup football title with a 2-1 win in the second leg of the final to complete a 3-1 aggregate success at the Paroi Stadium tonight.

(Hockey) Malaysia checks into the semi-finals

By Jugjet Singh - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 22:17

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia became the first team to check into the semi-finals of the Asian Champions Trophy in Kuantan when they beat Japan 7-2 today.

(Squash) Ezzri, Kah Yan crowned national junior circuit champs

By DEVINDER SINGH - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 21:44

KUALA LUMPUR: Ezzri Nazri and Ooi Kah Yan won the boys’ and girls’ Under-19 event at the CIMB Foundation National Junior Grand Finals squash championships in Bukit Jalil today.

(Football) DRB-Hicom to quit Premier League?

By AJITPAL SINGH - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 21:25

KUALA LUMPUR: DRB-Hicom FC may withdraw from next season’s Premier League.

(Bowling) Double victory for Malaysia, Muaz and Siti rules the Indonesia International Open

By AJITPAL SINGH - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 19:06

KUALA LUMPUR: It was a double the joy for Malaysia at the 14th Indonesia International Open in Jakarta today.

(Motorcycling) Adam Norrodin stoked over Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix performance

By Fadhli Ishak - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 18:20

KUALA LUMPUR: Rookie Adam Norrodin notched his second points finish in consecutive weeks at the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix today, as both Khairul Idham Pawi and Hafizh Syahrin Abdullah crashed out.

(Football) Late Messi penalty gives Barcelona 3-2 win over Valencia

By Reuters - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 10:26

BARCELONA: Lionel Messi squeezed home a stoppage-time penalty to grab a thrilling 3-2 win for champions Barcelona in a controversial La Liga match at Valencia on Saturday.

(Football) Liverpool beats West Brom but miss top spot

By AFP - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 08:43

LIVERPOOL: Sadio Mane and Philippe Coutinho scored a pair of crackers to give Liverpool a 2-1 win over West Brom on Saturday but Gareth McAuley denied them a place at the top of the Premier League.

(Football) Last-gasp Reid gives West Ham victory over Sunderland

By AFP - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 01:40

LONDON: Winston Reid’s 94th-minute goal enabled West Ham to grasp a last-gasp 1-0 win over Premier League basement club Sunderland at the London Stadium on Saturday.

(Football) Swansea earns 0-0 draw on Bradley's home debut against Watford

By AFP - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 01:35

SWANSEA: Swansea City are still without a win since the opening day of the season but did take a step in the right direction by drawing 0-0 at home to Watford on Bob Bradley’s home debut.

(Football) Superb Shaqiri fires Stoke past slumping Hull

By AFP - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 01:31

KINGSTON UPON HULL: Xherdan Shaqiri’s marvellous brace moved Stoke City out of the Premier League relegation zone on Saturday after a 2-0 victory away to struggling Hull City.

(Football) Burnley beats Everton 2-1 as Arfield scores in 90th minute

By AFP - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 01:27

BURNLEY: Canada international Scott Arfield’s 90th-minute winner earned Burnley an improbable 2-1 victory over a dominant Everton at Turf Moor on Saturday.

(Football) Battling Boro deny Wenger birthday win

By AFP - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 01:23

LONDON: Arsenal went top of the Premier League, for a few hours at least, but their seven-game winning run came to an end as Middlesbrough secured a goalless draw at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday.

(Football) Okazaki, Musa end goal droughts as Leicester sink Palace

By AFP - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 01:16

LEICESTER: Leicester strikers Shinji Okazaki and Ahmed Musa ended lengthy goal droughts as the Premier League champions beat Crystal Palace 3-1 on Saturday.

(Badminton) V Shem-Wee Kiong edge Danish rivals to reach 1st ever Super Series men's doubles final

By AJITPAL SINGH - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 00:33

KUALA LUMPUR: World No 7 Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong reached their first ever Super Series men’s doubles final in the Denmark Open in Odense today.

(Super League) Terengganu, Police relegated, JDT end campaign undefeated

By AJITPAL SINGH - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 00:25

KUALA LUMPUR: TERENGGANU and Police were relegated on the final day of the Super League today while champions Darul Ta’zim became the first club to end the competition undefeated since 1979.

Champions at last: Malacca Utd clinch Premier League title in front of home fans

By Roshidi Abu Samah - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 23:57

MALACCA: The six-week wait finally ended tonight for Malacca United (MU) when the team was officially crowned the 100PLUS Premier League champions at its home turf in Hang Jebat Stadium, Krubong.

(Football) Bournemouth keeps Spurs from EPL summit

By AFP - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 22:06

BOURNEMOUTH: Tottenham Hotspur had to settle for a third successive draw in a hard-fought but goalless encounter with Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium on Saturday.

(Football) China gets World Cup-winning coach Marcello Lippi as new manager

By Reuters - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 19:52

BEIJING: World Cup-winning manager Marcello Lippi has been named as coach of China’s national team, the Chinese Football Association (CFA) said on its website on Saturday.

(Polo) Selangor set the pace at Malaysian Open Polo Tournament 2016

By Fabian Peter - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 19:32

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s preparations for the Sea Games next year, as far as polo is concerned, is at full tilt, as the second round of the round robin and equestrian competitions (dressage and showjumping) took place today at the Malaysian Open Polo (MOP) Tournament 2016.

(Rugby) NZ beats Australia 37-10 for record 18th straight test win

By AP - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 19:04

AUCKLAND: New Zealand overwhelmed Australia 37-10 Saturday in the third Bledisloe Cup rugby test to post a world record 18th-straight test win.

(Football) Fun-loving wolf named as World Cup mascot

By Reuters - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 18:58

MOSCOW: Zabivaka the wolf followed in the footsteps of Naranjito the orange, Footix the football-playing rooster and Fuleco the armadillo by being named as the official mascot of the 2018 World Cup on Saturday.

(Rugby) Wallabies in the way again of world record win for All Blacks

By Aziz Hassan - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 18:36

THE intent is always to win and Saturday’s dead rubber Bledisloe Cup match between the trans-Tasman rivals at fortress Eden Park is no different.

(Cycling) Arvin eases to overall Jelajah Malaysia win

By Fadhli Ishak - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 17:57

KUALA TERENGGANU: South Korean Park Sung Baek took a hard earned stage win as Pishgaman Giant Team's Arvin Moazami Godarzi secured the overall title without drama on the fifth and final day of Jelajah Malaysia today.

(Diving) Msia's Wendy Ng bags gold at Diving World Grand Prix

By AJITPAL SINGH - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 17:50

KUALA LUMPUR: Wendy Ng created history by becoming only the third Malaysian to win a gold medal in an individual event at the Diving World Grand Prix.