Last gasp comeback

Sunday, 19 October 2014.

MALAKAI Fekitoa’s converted try in the dying seconds denied Australia as the All Blacks snatched a breathtaking 29-28 victory in the Bledisloe Cup yesterday.


Rossi wins as Marquez crashes out

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:11

PHILLIP ISLAND (Australia): Italian veteran Valentino Rossi won an incident-packed Australian MotoGP after world champion Marc Marquez crashed out while holding a big lead yesterday.

Murray survives

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:10

ANDY Murray boosted his chances of making the ATP World Tour Finals yesterday when he defeated Spain’s David Ferrer 5-7, 6-2, 7-5 to claim the Austrian Open for his 30th career title.

Barca, Real flex muscles

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:10

LIONEL Messi notched his 250th La Liga goal to move one off the all-time league scoring record as leaders Barcelona won 3-0 against Eibar on Saturday ahead of next weekend’s Clasico with Real Madrid.

Stenson stunner

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:10

HENRIK Stenson holed a 25-foot birdie putt at the last to beat South African George Coetzee by one hole and set up an all-Nordic final at the Volvo World Match Play Championship yesterday.

Sassuolo hold Juve as Roma catch up

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:10

MILAN: Leaders Juventus saw their 13-game winning streak come to an end in a 1-1 draw away to rock-bottom Sassuolo on Saturday as title rivals Roma closed to within one point of the Serie A lead.

Kyu-Jung clinches first LPGA crown at home

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:10

INCHEON (South Korea): South Korean teenager Baek Kyu-Jung captured the LPGA KEB-HanaBank Championship in a playoff for her maiden US tour victory yesterday.

Marseille make it eight in a row

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:10

PARIS: Marseille recorded a club record-equalling eighth consecutive league win yesterday, beating Toulouse 2-0 at the Stade Velodrome to move seven points clear at the top of Ligue 1.

West Brom worry for Van Gaal

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:10

MANCHESTER United manager Louis van Gaal (pic) believes his team’s away form is better than their record suggests as they look for a first win on the road at West Bromwich Albion today.

‘Gunners not ruthless’

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:10

LONDON: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has said his players do not currently possess the ruthlessness to challenge Chelsea and Manchester City for the Premier League title.

Jose pleased with new-look Blues

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:10

LONDON: Jose Mourinho said Chelsea’s win away to Crystal Palace on Saturday showed they have the character to maintain their Premier League title challenge.

A better LIMBC ride next year

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:09

AS the curtains came down on the fifth Tradewinds-Langkawi International Mountain Bike Challenge (LIMBC) yesterday, its organiser, Human Voyage Sdn Bhd is already looking at ways to improve the event next year.

Nour-ishing win for Nicol

By DEVINDER SINGH - Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:09

NICOL David showed no sign of letting up after winning a third US Open title at the expense of a rising Egyptian star in Philadelphia on Saturday.

Stellar cast for CIMB Classic

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:09

HOLD your breath and see who are the stars coming. Announced yesterday is the confirmed list of entries for the CIMB Classic at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club on Oct 30-Nov 2.

Kedah victorious

By DEVINDER SINGH - Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:09

KEDAH left defending champions Pahang on the brink of exiting the Malaysia Cup with a well-deserved 3-1 win in the semi-final first leg in Alor Star yesterday.

Players ‘coach’ themselves to a win

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:08

NATIONAL coach Arul Selvaraj let his team loose for 24 hours, and they dished out a much better performance to beat Pakistan 3-1 to finish fifth in the Sultan of Johor Cup (SOJC) at the Taman Daya Stadium yesterday.

Lee rubbishes favouritism claim

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:08

NATIONAL 15’s head coach Lee Nyuk Fah has rubbished claims of favouritism in his squad selection for the Vajiralongkorn Cup and the IRB ranking match against Thailand in Bangkok next week.

Hodak: Hectic schedule not a problem

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:08

DARUL Ta’zim coach Bojan Hodak insists that the hectic schedule will not affect his team’s aspirations of earning a good result against a confident Felda United in the semi-final first leg of the Malaysia Cup at Selayang Stadium today.

SMK Syed Hassan held at home

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:08

SMK Syed Hassan’s hopes of both their Under-14 and Under-17 teams making the final of the Minister of Education League suffered a blow over the weekend when they were held to disappointing draws at home in Kangar.

Dynamic duo sizzle

By REPORTS By Ajitpal Singh - Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:08

CHEONG Jun Hoong and Wendy Ng added a feather to their caps by clinching the women’s 3m springboard synchro gold medal in the Singapore leg of the Diving World Grand Prix on Saturday.

BWF confirms match-fixing is new menace

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 08:07

THE Badminton World Federation (BWF) confirmed yesterday that the match-fixing allegation involving a Malaysian bookie and two Danish players was the first such case in the history of the sport.