SLOVAK Dominika Cibulkova fired a warning in the BMW Malaysian Open by cruising into the second round for her first win as the new World No 10 at the Royal Selangor Golf Club yesterday.
SOUTH African Louis Oosthuizen predicted a 20-under-par winning score at the Maybank Malaysian Open after playing in the Pro-Am, as the greens at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club (KLGCC) are “unbelievable”.
NOVAK Djokovic opened his Monte Carlo Masters title defence with a 6-1, 6-0 demolition of Spanish qualifier Albert Montanes on Tuesday to reach the third round.
THE Los Angeles Clippers downed the Denver Nuggets 117-105 for their club-record 57th victory of the season Tuesday, while the New York Knicks, playing without the injured Carmelo Anthony, beat the Brooklyn Nets 109-98 to win the season series between city rivals.
THE number may seem impressive but the 22 local golfers will battle massive odds and erratic weather to try and lift the elusive Maybank Malaysian Open title at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club (KLGCC).
TUNKU Mahkota Ismail Sports School’s (SSTMI) long-serving head coach Wan Ibrahim Wan Chik is hoping for the perfect swansong when his charges lock horns with defending champions Keris Conlay in the Super League final on Sunday.
WOMEN’S tennis great Margaret Court believes now is the perfect time for both youngsters and Asian players to stamp their mark on the world game.
WASHINGTON: The news that Michael Phelps was returning to the pool with an eye toward possibly participating at the 2016 Summer Olympics was greeted with a big yawn by fellow swimmers.
NEW DELHI: A number of news agencies have decided against covering cricket’s Indian Premier League Twenty20 competition in India and the United Arab Emirates, due to the exclusion of some photo agencies from covering matches.
EMOTIONAL: Thai hopes to overcome void left by departed coach