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National contingent to honour MH17 victims

Wednesday, 23 July 2014.

MALAYSIA Airlines flight MH17 will be a prominent part of Malaysia’s Commonwealth Games opening ceremony today with the national contingent remembering the passengers and crew who died after the plane was shot down in Ukrainian airspace last week.

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Rodgers praises Suarez, says Liverpool moving on

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 09:29

BOSTON: Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says the team is moving on after Luis Suarez’ departure to Barcelona for a US$130 million transfer fee.

Warning for non-performing sports

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:12

CHANGES are imminent as the government looks to elevate Malaysian sports to the next level.

Doubts over Pandelela

By AJITPAL SINGH - Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:11

PANDELELA Rinong is racing against time to regain her form for the Commonwealth Games, which starts today, in Glasgow.

Five alive thanks to Chong Wei’s withdrawal

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:11

ENGLAND’S Rajiv Ouseph believes there are as many as five potential winners of the men’s badminton singles at the Commonwealth Games following the withdrawal of World No 1 Lee Chong Wei.

Tianwei backs Singapore as table toppers

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:11

FENG Tianwei insists Singapore can be confident of repeating their dominance of New Delhi in the table tennis at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Time to step up, Wei Feng

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:10

CHONG Wei Feng will never get a better chance to step out from Lee Chong Wei's shadow than in the Commonwealth Games and he has been told to seize the opportunity.

Warm welcome promised

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:10

YOU bet we’re ready,” declared Glasgow’s council leader as the Scottish city once again welcomed the world to the banks of the River Clyde for the 20th Commonwealth Games.

Wiggins fired up by challenge after long lay-off

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:10

TEAM England’s Bradley Wiggins insists he is fired up for the Commonwealth Games despite having decided to race only one of a possible four events in Glasgow.

Fauzan forced to delay departure

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:10

THE already deflated national road squad’s representation at the Commonwealth Games took another hit when Mohd Fauzan Ahmad Lutfi was involved in a road accident on Monday night.

Athletes added, outbreak stemmed

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:10

THE athletes’ village at the Commonwealth Games welcomed 1,000 more competitors from 25 countries on Monday, and none of them should have to worry about a stomach virus that affected staff at the site last week.