Heartbreak once again

By Fabian Peter - Monday, 1 September 2014.

LEE Chong Wei’s hopes of gifting Malaysia its first world title did not materialise in Copenhagen yesterday.


Sandro reunited with Redknapp at QPR

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 07:56

LONDON: Queens Park Rangers announced on Monday that they have signed Brazil international holding midfielder Sandro from London rivals Tottenham Hotspur on a three-year deal.

Palace break club record to sign McArthur

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 07:53

LONDON: Crystal Palace splashed out a club-record fee to sign Scotland midfielder James McArthur from Wigan Athletic on Monday.

Khairy urges Lee to move on

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 07:50

DESPITE failing to win the world title, national shuttler Lee Chong Wei’s service to the country has no comparison.

Southampton swoop for Alderweireld, Mane

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 07:47

LONDON: Southampton have signed Belgian defender Toby Alderweireld from Atletico Madrid on a season-long loan and Senegalese winger Sadio Mane from Red Bull Salzburg, the Premier League club revealed on Monday.

Real Madrid confirm loan deal for Javier Hernandez

Monday, September 1, 2014 - 22:25

MADRID: European champions Real Madrid confirmed the signing of Mexican international striker Javier Hernandez on a season-long loan from Manchester United on Monday.

Man United agree Falcao loan deal

Monday, September 1, 2014 - 17:41

LONDON: Manchester United have agreed a sensational deal to sign Colombia striker Radamel Falcao on a season-long loan from Monaco, according to widespread British media reports on Monday.

“Not a single ticket was sold to Perak fans”, says PAFA

By Sylvia Loo - Monday, September 1, 2014 - 14:41

IPOH: The Perak Football Association (Pafa) has vehemently denied that the violence at Sarawak Stadium on Saturday was started by its fans.

Chong Wei’s passion is outstanding despite defeat: Khairy

Monday, September 1, 2014 - 14:07

KUALA LUMPUR: Despite failing to win the world title after being defeated by Chinese player, Chen Long at the BWF Badminton World Championships, national shuttler Datuk Lee Chong Wei’s service to the country has no comparison.

Horrible Madrid have to learn, Casillas fumes

Monday, September 1, 2014 - 12:24

MADRID: Real Madrid captain Iker Casillas slammed his side’s performance after they let a two-goal lead slip to lose 4-2 at Real Sociedad on Sunday.

Wozniacki sends Sharapova packing at US Open

Monday, September 1, 2014 - 11:54

NEW YORK: Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova joined the exodus of US Open women’s top seeds on Sunday, succumbing in three sets to former world number one Caroline Wozniacki.

Villa edge Hull to continue strong start

Monday, September 1, 2014 - 10:57

BIRMINGHAM: Gabriel Agbonlahor and Andreas Weimann scored as Aston Villa extended their unbeaten start to the Premier League season with a 2-1 victory at home to Hull City on Sunday.

Chelsea seal deal for France striker Remy

Monday, September 1, 2014 - 10:53

LONDON: France international striker Loic Remy has joined Chelsea from Queens Park Rangers on a four-year contract, the two Premier League clubs announced on Sunday.

Japanese star Kagawa returns to Dortmund

Monday, September 1, 2014 - 10:48


Sanchez on target as Leicester hold Arsenal

Monday, September 1, 2014 - 10:34

LEICESTER: Leonardo Ulloa cancelled out Alexis Sanchez’s first Premier League goal as promoted Leicester City held Arsenal to a 1-1 draw at the King Power Stadium on Sunday.

Reds are back to their best, says Rodgers

Monday, September 1, 2014 - 09:09

LONDON: Brendan Rodgers warned Liverpool’s title rivals that his team are back in the groove after they marked Mario Balotelli’s debut with a scintillating 3-0 win at Tottenham.

Sociedad comeback stuns Madrid, Barca win at Villarreal

Monday, September 1, 2014 - 09:02

MADRID: Real Sociedad produced a stunning fightback from 2-0 down to beat European champions Real Madrid 4-2 on Sunday.

Napoli, Milan off to great start as Vidic sent off in debut

Monday, September 1, 2014 - 08:45

MILAN: Erratic Napoli won 2-1 at Genoa thanks to a stoppage-time goal by debutant Jonathan de Guzman while Inter Milan defender Nemanja Vidic began his Serie A career by giving away a penalty and getting sent off in a 0-0 draw at Torino on Sunday.

Federer into US Open last-16

Monday, September 1, 2014 - 08:35

NEW YORK: Five-time champion Roger Federer reached the US Open fourth round today with a 4-6, 6-1, 6-1, 6-1 win over Marcel Granollers of Spain.

PSG crush St Etienne as leaders Bordeaux draw

Monday, September 1, 2014 - 08:18

PARIS: Champions Paris Saint-Germain thumped Saint-Etienne 5-0 as Bordeaux saw their 100 percent record at the start of the Ligue 1 season ended on Sunday with a 1-1 draw against Bastia.

Nicol’s Merdeka cheer

By DEVINDER SINGH - Monday, September 1, 2014 - 08:11

NICOL David delivered a Merdeka cheer for Malaysians by winning a record ninth straight Hong Kong Open title after beating Egypt’s Nour El Tayeb in the final yesterday.