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Silver show from Fatehah

Monday, 22 September 2014.

FATEHAH Mustapa revelled in the limelight after becoming the first Malaysian female cyclist to win an Asian Games medal with silver in the keirin yesterday.

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Missed opportunity

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:10

BAYER Leverkusen missed a chance to reclaim the lead in the Bundesliga on Sunday, suffering a 4-1 loss at VfL Wolfsburg, meaning that promoted Paderborn’s magical weekend continued by staying atop the Bundesliga.

Destro, Florenzi fire Roma back to top spot

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:10

MILAN: Mattia Destro and Alessandro Florenzi hit one apiece for Roma in a 2-0 win over Cagliari that sent the Giallorossi to the top of Serie A courtesy of superior goal difference on Sunday.

Cruden left behind after night out

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:10

WELLINGTON: Flyhalf Aaron Cruden missed the All Blacks’ flight to Argentina on Sunday after a drinking session the night before and will not play in the team’s Rugby Championship tour matches against the Pumas and South Africa.

PSG lose ground as Lyon fight back

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:10

PARIS: Two-time defending champions Paris Saint-Germain were held to a 1-1 draw at home to Lyon on Sunday at the Parc des Princes as they lost ground on leading trio Marseille, Bordeaux and Saint-Etienne.

Mi-Jung holds on to claim Yokohama crown

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:10

PRATTVILLE (USA): Hur Mi-Jung fired a six-under par 66 to win the LPGA Yokohama Tire Classic on Sunday, holding off a final-round charge from World No 1 Stacy Lewis.

Mi-Jung holds on to claim Yokohama crown

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:10

PRATTVILLE (USA): Hur Mi-Jung fired a six-under par 66 to win the LPGA Yokohama Tire Classic on Sunday, holding off a final-round charge from World No 1 Stacy Lewis.

Five-star show

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:09

LIONEL Messi completed a sparkling performance by chipping the goalkeeper from the edge of the area as Barcelona swept aside 10-man Levante 5-0 away on Sunday to continue their winning start at the top of La Liga.

Fortune favours Hamilton

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:09

LEWIS Hamilton moved to the top of the Formula One standings with victory in Singapore on Sunday, yet the Briton was more relieved than delighted after his teammate suffered mechanical issues and the safety car was deployed midway through the race.

Cops to probe racist messages

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:09

LIVERPOOL: Police said they are investigating racist messages sent to Mario Balotelli on Twitter in reaction to the Liverpool striker’s posts about Manchester United’s 5-3 loss to Leicester in the Premier League.

Pochettino won’t blame Europe for Tottenham setback

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:09

LONDON: Mauricio Pochettino refused to blame the effects of Tottenham Hotspur’s midweek Europa League trip to Belgrade after his side slumped to a second successive home Premier League defeat, against West Bromwich Albion on Sunday.

Outfoxed!

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:09

MANCHESTER United manager Louis van Gaal admitted he was as shocked as anyone by his side’s defending after they squandered a winning position in a remarkable 5-3 defeat by Leicester City.

Nonplussed Lampard rewrites his Blues story

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:09

LONDON: Jose Mourinho declared the love story was over and a bemused Frank Lampard said he was lost for words after the former Chelsea midfielder came on as a substitute for Manchester City and scored against the club he had called his own for 13 years.

‘Small team’

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:09

MANUEL Pellegrini blasted Chelsea as a “small” team and predicted more to come from Frank Lampard who scored against his former club in a tense 1-1 Premier League draw.

No match for Oz giants

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:08

MALAYSIA were no match for Australia as the Oceania giants beat them 3-0 in a Group A match in the AFC Futsal Championship at Malawati Stadium in Shah Alam yesterday.

Mistakes cost Nabil dearly

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:08

NABIL Jan Al Jeffri’s German F3 Cup title hopes are all but over after a fifth and eighth place in Rounds 20 and 21 at the Sachsenring on Sunday.

Listen to Chang...

By Fadhli Ishak - Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:08

AS far as former French Open champion Michael Chang is concerned, playing only in Malaysia, Asia or only one continent is just not enough to develop a world class player.

Jinnan and Co romp to team gold

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:08

CHINA’S women gymnasts delivered a performance of ruthless elegance to storm to a crushing victory in the Asian Games team event yesterday, as North Korea pipped Japan to silver.

China gun down world record after drama

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:08

CHINA’S women set a world record in the Asian Games’ 10m air rifle team event yesterday after one of their shooters was disqualified but then reinstated following a heated appeal.

Hagino steals the show

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:08

JAPAN’S Kosuke Hagino followed his shock 200 metres freestyle gold by adding titles in the 200m individual medley and the men’s 4x200m freestyle relay at the Asian Games yesterday.

Developing from the top is not the answer, FAM

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 08:08

ONG Kim Swee did not say it in words but the feeling of being let down by his players was evident in his demeanour.