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Dollah lays down the law

Saturday, 2 August 2014.

DOLLAH Salleh began his first day as national coach at Wisma FAM yesterday by promising positive changes but warned that only those who perform in training will start against Tajikistan in an international friendly match on Aug 8.

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NBA roundup

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:08

The San Antonio Spurs signed point guard Tony Parker to a multi-year contract extension on Friday.

Leishman in front, Woods four adrift

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:06

AUSTRALIA’S Marc Leishman fired a six-under par 64 on Thursday to seize a one-stroke lead in the Bridgestone Invitational with defending champion Tiger Woods four shots back.

TENNIS: Pospisil dumps top seed Berdych

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:05

CZECH top seed Tomas Berdych was ousted from the ATP and WTA Washington Open on Thursday, falling 6-2, 6-4 to Canada’s Vasek Pospisil in a third-round match.

Big Gaal is watching!

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:05

MANCHESTER United’s squad have been warned. Slack off in training and new manager Louis van Gaal will be watching you.

‘Famous’ Amos gets his man

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:05

BOTSWANA’S Nijel Amos trumped world record holder David Rudisha in thrilling style over 800m at the Commonwealth Games on Thursday.

Huddlestone penalty miss mars Hull’s Euro debut

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:04

PARIS: Tom Huddlestone missed a penalty as Hull City emerged form their first foray into Europe in their 110-year history with a goalless draw at Slovakian side Trencin.

Dowsett proves Movistar wrong

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:04

ALEX Dowsett said the disappointment of not being selected for the Tour de France spurred him on to claim Commonwealth gold in the individual time trial.

Pizarro strike lifts Bayern

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:04

CLAUDIO Pizarro scored the only goal as Bayern Munich beat Chivas Guadalajara 1-0 on Thursday in a friendly match at Red Bull arena to launch the Bundesliga champions’ US tour.

CRICKET: Do it again in Manchester

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:04

ENGLAND captain Alastair Cook (pic) urged his side to show the same “relentless” approach that characterised their 266-run win over India in the third Test at Southampton when the series continues at Old Trafford next week.

SWIMMING: Phelps to compete in four events at US nationals

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:03

IRVINE (California): Michael Phelps will take on his most grueling programme since coming out of retirement, entering four events at next week’s US national championships.

Najib praises Tze Liang

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:03

PRIME Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak extended his heartfelt congratulations to diver Ooi Tze Liang, 20, who clinched the fourth gold medal for Malaysia at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Daren crumbles

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:03

LIEW Daren did little to silence his critics as he crashed out of the Commonwealth Games men’s singles at the Emirates Arena yesterday.

Tze Liang’s overdue reward

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:03

DESCRIBING himself as the diver who nobody really worries about, Ooi Tze Liang made sure Malaysia will take notice of him from now on after surprising the nation with the Commonwealth Games men’s 3m springboard gold on Thursday.

A pass for back-up athletes

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:03

THE verdict on whether the Commonwealth Games are a success will only be reached tomorrow but the National Sports Council has expressed satisfaction with the performance of the back-up athletes in Glasgow.

England, India in semis

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:03

ENGLAND will face reigning champions Australia in the semi-finals of the men’s hockey today at the Commonwealth Games after a routine 3-1 win over Canada on Thursday.

CYCLING: Lofty target for Firdaus

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:03

THE target is clear for Mohd Firdaus Mohd Zonis and if he achieves it, he will become Malaysia’s first junior world champion in 10 days.

Blessing in disguise

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 08:03

AJITPAL SINGH ajitpalsingh@nst.com.my

Commonwealth Games: Domination ends as Wei Feng, Daren crash

By Vijesh Rai - Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 07:07

GLASGOW: Malaysia's search for a player in the mould of Lee Chong Wei will have to continue after shuttlers Chong Wei Feng and Liew Daren failed to step up in the absence of the World No 1 in the Commonwealth Games on Friday.

Reds on spending spree

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 04:00

LIVERPOOL will take their summer spending past £100 million (RM540 million) after chief executive Ian Ayre flew to Spain to complete the signings of Alberto Moreno and Javi Manquillo.

Commonwealth Games: Daren sent packing

By Vijesh Rai - Friday, August 1, 2014 - 22:18

GLASGOW: Liew Daren crashed out of the Commonwealth Games men's singles at the Emirates Arena today, losing tamely to India's P. Kashyap in the quarter-finals.