The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) officially signed a new sponsorship deal with sports brand Victor today.
FRANKFURT (Germany): Michael Schumacher’s 15-year-old son Mick has signed a contract with Van Amersfoort Racing to drive in the Formula 4, a series for young talents.
TOKYO: Record-breaking Japan superstar Kei Nishikori rose to fourth in Monday’s new world rankings, equalling Kimiko Date-Krumm as his country’s highest-ranked tennis player.
KUALA LUMPUR: Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) newly hired technical director Morten Frost has promised to look into the national coaches’ contracts as soon as possible.
LONDON: It may have been of scant consolation to Mauricio Pochettino after his Tottenham Hotspur side had been soundly beaten at Wembley but his Chelsea conqueror Jose Mourinho believes the Argentine will go on to enjoy major success with Spurs.
Pattaya, Thailand: South Korea’s Amy Yang won the Honda LPGA Thailand in Pattaya on Sunday, finishing at 15-under-par 273 to hold off world number three Stacy Lewis.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s squash queen Datuk Nicol David is on track for her maiden Windy City Open title after advancing to the quarter finals in Chicago, United States, on Sunday.
Manchester, (United Kingdom): Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal confessed that Angel di Maria is struggling to adjust to English football after substituting him at half-time of United’s 2-0 win over Sunderland.
MONTMELO, (Spain) : Lewis Hamilton put Mercedes at the top of the timesheet for a second straight day of Formula One preseason testing on Saturday.
MANCHESTER, (England): Manchester United’s 2-0 win over Sunderland in the English Premier League on Saturday was overshadowed by referee Roger East appearing to dismiss the wrong Black Cats player.
KUALA LUMPUR: Jorge Pereyra Diaz has decided to leave Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) after a Brazilian club wanted to buy the Argentine player.
AUCKLAND: New Zealand scraped home in a thrilling finish against Australia in Saturday's clash of the Cricket World Cup co-hosts, with Kane Williamson hitting a six to give the Black Caps a one-wicket win after Australia had threatened a remarkable victory.
ACAPULCO (Mexico) : Top-seeded Maria Sharapova of Russia withdrew Friday before her Mexico Open semifinal against Caroline Garcia of France because of a stomach virus.
LONDON: Angel di Maria has promised to make up for his spluttering start at Manchester United by firing his side into the Champions League.