Goh Jin Wei clinches World Junior title

By Fabian Peter - Monday, 16 November 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: GOH Jin Wei today became the youngest Malaysian shuttler to win the World Junior Championships.


Ranhill, Putra open with easy wins at Malaysian Open Polo Championship

By Fadhli Ishak - Monday, November 16, 2015 - 21:09

PUTRAJAYA: Title favourites Ranhill and Putra Polo Club both opened their accounts at the Malaysian Open Polo Championship with comprehensive wins at the Putrajaya Equestrian Park today.

Hungary end 30-year wait with Euro 2016 breakthrough

Monday, November 16, 2015 - 12:43

BUDAPEST: Hungary reached their first major finals since the 1986 World Cup when they defeated Norway 2-1 on Sunday for a 3-1 aggregate victory in their Euro 2016 play-off.

Muay Thai competition will be bigger next year

By Farezza Hanum Rashid - Monday, November 16, 2015 - 09:32

KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Zahid Hamidi officially closed the Kuda Merah International Muay Thai Challenge 2015 tonight.

Narrow defeat for Malaysia to India in Junior Asia Cup hockey

By Jugjet Singh Randhawa - Sunday, November 15, 2015 - 23:18

MALAYSIA lost 5-4 to favourites India in Group A of the Junior Asia Cup hockey tournament in Kuantan Sunday.

Nicholas Fung takes second at World Classic Championship

Sunday, November 15, 2015 - 18:00

KUALA LUMPUR: A bogey on the 16th cost Nicholas Fung the inaugural World Classic Championship title as Thailand's Danthai Boonma emerged victorious by a single stroke in Singapore today.

Holly Holm stuns Ronda Rousey with 2nd-round knockout

Sunday, November 15, 2015 - 14:52

MELBOURNE: Holly Holm pulled off a stunning upset victory over Ronda Rousey in UFC 193, knocking out the women’s bantamweight champion in the second round with a powerful kick to the head Sunday.

All Malaysian girls' singles final at World Junior Championships

By Fabian Peter - Sunday, November 15, 2015 - 12:48

KUALA LUMPUR: It was a historic day for Malaysia at the World Junior Championships as it will be an all Malaysian girls’ singles final tomorrow.

Sweden beats Denmark 2-1 in Euro 2016 1st leg playoff

Sunday, November 15, 2015 - 10:54

SOLNA: Sweden defeated Denmark 2-1 in the first leg of a 2016 European Championship playoff on Saturday and Nicolai Joergensen’s late goal gave the Danes hope for the return match next week.

Ukraine beat Slovenia in Euro 2016 first leg play-off

Sunday, November 15, 2015 - 10:19

KIEV: Andrei Yarmolenko and Yevhen Seleznyov scored in either half to give Ukraine a 2-0 win over Slovenia in the first leg of their Euro 2016 play-offs on Saturday.

France stars Zidane and Evra out of charity match after Paris attacks

Saturday, November 14, 2015 - 23:30

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom: France football stars Zinedine Zidane and Patrice Evra have withdrawn from a charity football match at Manchester United’s Old Trafford ground on Saturday also featuring David Beckham following the terror attacks in Paris.

Rising together, Rimau to drive KL Sea Games

Saturday, November 14, 2015 - 21:49

PREPARATION for the 2017 Malaysia Sea Games continues to pick up with the logo, mascot, theme and volunteer programme for the biennial event launched in Kuala Lumpur today.

Malaysia beats China in Group A match of Junior Asia Cup

By Jugjet Singh - Saturday, November 14, 2015 - 20:45

MALAYSIA beat China 4-0 in Group A of the Junior Asia Cup in Kuantan Saturday.

Fung and Siddikur hold advantage at World Classic Championship

Saturday, November 14, 2015 - 19:56

SINGAPORE: Malaysia’s Nicholas Fung and Bangladesh’s Siddikur Rahman shared the third round honours as they continued their mastery at the inaugural World Classic Championship at Laguna National today.

Hamilton shakes off the cobwebs to top times in Brazil

Friday, November 13, 2015 - 22:38

SAO PAULO: Lewis Hamilton shrugged off the aftermath of his exhaustion, fever and recent car crash on Friday morning when he topped the times in opening free practice for this weekend’s Brazilian Grand Prix.

Chong Wei through to China Open semi-final

By Fabian Peter - Friday, November 13, 2015 - 21:48

LEE Chong Wei, checked himself into the semi-final of the China Open today.

Rodriguez snatches draw for Colombia in Chile

Friday, November 13, 2015 - 11:05

SANTIAGO: James Rodriguez struck in the second half to give Colombia a 1-1 draw away against Chile in 2018 World Cup qualifying on Thursday as the hosts dropped their first points of the South American campaign.

Hungary defeats Norway 1-0 in 1st leg of Euro 2016 playoff

Friday, November 13, 2015 - 08:41

OSLO: Laszlo Kleinheisler scored on his debut to help Hungary to a 1-0 win over Norway in the first leg of their playoff for a spot at next year’s European Championship in France.

Uruguay sunk as perfect Ecuador march on

Friday, November 13, 2015 - 08:37

QUITO: Ecuador defeated Uruguay 2-1 to maintain their 100 percent start to South American World Cup qualifiers on Thursday with a third consecutive victory.

Rain washes out Argentina vs Brazil; set for Friday

Friday, November 13, 2015 - 08:28

BUENOS AIRES: Argentina’s highly-anticipated 2018 World Cup qualifier against Brazil was postponed on Thursday because of torrential rain and is now scheduled for Friday.

Palestine scores 6-0 against Malaysia again

By DEVINDER SINGH - Friday, November 13, 2015 - 00:35

KUALA LUMPUR: Palestine hit Malaysia for another half-a-dozen goals in a World Cup Asian zone second round Group A qualifier in Amman, Jordan on Thursday.

Ex-Man City keeper Marton Fulop dead at 32

Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 20:47

BUDAPEST: Former Hungary goalkeeper Marton Fulop, who played for a string of English Premier League clubs, has died from cancer at the age of 32, Hungarian media reported Thursday.

Five candidates approved, Platini awaits FIFA's green light

Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 18:35

GENEVA: FIFA on Thursday approved five candidates to stand in February’s vote to replace Sepp Blatter as president of world football’s governing body, but Michel Platini has not yet made the list.

Hafizh to undergo minor surgery in Barcelona

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 23:30

KUALA LUMPUR: Hafizh Syahrin Abdullah will undergo minor surgery on his right hand in Spain on Friday to speed up the healing of the injury he sustained during the Valencia Motorcycle Grand Prix last week.

Lee Chong Wei through to China Open second round

By Fabian Peter - Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 20:51

LEE Chong Wei, cruised into the second round of the China Open today.

LTdL to cost govt RM12mil, with new organiser

By ARNAZ M. KHAIRUL - Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 18:04

KUALA LUMPUR: The burden on the taxpayers, who have footed more than RM200 million over the past 10 years for the Youth and Sports Ministry's running of Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL), will be strategically reduced and eradicated completely through corporate funding in coming years.

Neymar back for Brazil against injury-hit Argentina

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 09:20

MONTEVIDEO: Brazil superstar Neymar returns from suspension to face an injury-hit Argentina on Thursday as South America’s qualifying campaign for the 2018 World Cup resumes with a showdown between the bitter continental rivals.

Pocock to consider a number of offers after holiday - manager

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 09:37

MELBOURNE: Australia loose forward David Pocock will take four weeks’ holiday to rest and recuperate after the Rugby World Cup before considering offers he has received from clubs interested in securing him after 2016, his manager said on Tuesday.

Imran Daniel wins two world junior titles in Turkey

By AJITPAL SINGH - Monday, November 9, 2015 - 12:11

Imran Daniel Abdul Hazli etched his name in history books by claiming the boys' 10-and-under and under-11 singles titles at the World Junior Tennis Masters in Turkey yesterday.

Klopp wants end to early exits after first Liverpool loss

Monday, November 9, 2015 - 10:00

LIVERPOOL: Jurgen Klopp admitted it is the responsibility of his Liverpool players to keep Anfield supporters glued to their seats after tasting defeat for the first time as manager of the Premier League club in a 2-1 loss to Crystal Palace on Sunday.