Moment of truth

By REPORTS By Ajitpal Singh - Sunday, 23 November 2014.

MALAYSIA enter the AFF Cup with the hope of regaining the title and despite arriving in Singapore with an ill-prepared side, national coach Dollah Salleh is still confident his players will make their presence felt in the tournament.


Australia nick win

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:09

SYDNEY: Australia scrambled over the line for a two-wicket victory in the fifth one-day international against South Africa yesterday to move back to the top of the world rankings less than three months before the World Cup.

Winless run continues

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:09

CARMELO Anthony scored 25 points and Amare Stoudemire added 16 points and 11 rebounds as the New York Knicks kept the Philadelphia 76ers winless after 13 games with a 91-83 victory on Saturday.

England told to beware of wounded Wallabies

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:09

LONDON: England coach Stuart Lancaster told his side side they should be wary of a “hurting” Australia in this weekend’s November finale at Twickenham.

Cullen defies Scott to win Australian Masters

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:09

MELBOURNE: Nick Cullen nervelessly struck a sublime bunker shot for a tap-in par putt on the last hole to win the Australian Masters by a stroke in Melbourne and frustrate Adam Scott’s bid for a hat-trick of titles yesterday.

Bayern romp fails to impress Guardiola

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:09

BERLIN: Bayern Munich’s 4-0 hammering of Hoffenheim failed to impress coach Pep Guardiola as they extended their 21-match unbeaten run ahead of tomorrow’s Champions League clash at Manchester City.

Messi smashes La Liga record with hat-trick

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:09

CRISTIANO Ronaldo struck twice as leaders Real Madrid subdued Eibar 4-0 on Saturday while Lionel Messi set a La Liga record of 253 goals with a hat-trick in second-placed Barcelona’s 5-1 rout of Sevilla.

Hamilton simply the best

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:09

Lewis Hamilton clinched his second drivers’ world championship and became the first British multiple champion for 46 years when he won yesterday’s season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

McIlroy falls off the pace

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:08

Rory McIlroy made double bogeys on successive holes in the third round of the US$8 million (RM27 million) DP World Tour Championship on Saturday, slipping four strokes behind joint-leaders Henrik Stenson and Rafael Cabrera-Bello.

Vintage Federer seals first Davis Cup for Switzerland

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:08

LILLE: Roger Federer gave Switzerland their first Davis Cup title in Lille by defeating Richard Gasquet of France in straight sets in the first of the final’s reverse singles yesterday.

Van Gaal backs de Gea to keep improving

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:08

LONDON: Louis van Gaal is adamant David de Gea can still get better despite witnessing the Manchester United goalkeeper produce a superb performance in the 2-1 Premier League win against Arsenal.

DBKL cruise into knockout stage

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:08

KUALA Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) showed no signs of being left out in the cold this year as they romped into the last eight of the National Inter-Club Championships (NICC) with minimal fuss.

12 receive wildcard entry

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:08

ELEVEN local professional golfers and one amateur earned tickets to the Maybank Malaysian Open golf championship, to be held from Feb 5 to 8, next year.

Battle heats up

By Jugjet Singh - Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:08

KUALA Lumpur Hockey Club (KLHC) and Terengganu Hockey Team (THT) kept their date for a Nov 28 showdown after winning their respective Malaysia Hockey League Premier Division matches yesterday.

Chelsea keep top spot

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:07

CHELSEA beat West Bromwich Albion to stay top of the Premier League on Saturday while champions Manchester City kept the leaders in their sights and Manchester United demonstrated they are not out of the title race yet.

Pellegrini expects Toure to hit his stride

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:07

MANCHESTER: Manuel Pellegrini claims Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure is finally rediscovering the form that made him one of the Premier League’s most dominant players last season.

Curbing match-fixing

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:07

THE match-fixing spectre in the ongoing AFF Cup has forced teams to monitor their officials and players throughout the tournament.

Jalan Besar still roars

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:07

JALAN Besar Stadium will continue to host LionsXII’s matches in the M-League next season.

Wan Ho shocks world champion

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:07

SOUTH Korea’s Son Wan Ho stunned world champion Chen Long of China to claim the Hong Kong Open crown yesterday.

Mardan storms to victory

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:07

OVERNIGHT leader Mardan Mamat of Singapore ended a two-year title drought by romping to a commanding six-shot victory at the US$1 million (RM3.4 million) Resorts World Manila Masters presented by yesterday.

Daren: Let’s do it for Chong Wei

By REPORTS BY FABIAN PETER - Monday, November 24, 2014 - 08:07

LIEW Daren has urged his teammates to try hard to retain the Axiata Cup in the absence of Lee Chong Wei.