(Football) Defensive mishap helps Monaco rescues draw against CSKA

By AP - Wednesday, 19 October 2016.

MOSCOW: Igor Akinfeev may just have been the unluckiest man in the Champions League on Tuesday.


(Football) Last-gasp Reid gives West Ham victory over Sunderland

By AFP - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 01:40

LONDON: Winston Reid’s 94th-minute goal enabled West Ham to grasp a last-gasp 1-0 win over Premier League basement club Sunderland at the London Stadium on Saturday.

(Football) Swansea earns 0-0 draw on Bradley's home debut against Watford

By AFP - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 01:35

SWANSEA: Swansea City are still without a win since the opening day of the season but did take a step in the right direction by drawing 0-0 at home to Watford on Bob Bradley’s home debut.

(Football) Superb Shaqiri fires Stoke past slumping Hull

By AFP - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 01:31

KINGSTON UPON HULL: Xherdan Shaqiri’s marvellous brace moved Stoke City out of the Premier League relegation zone on Saturday after a 2-0 victory away to struggling Hull City.

(Football) Burnley beats Everton 2-1 as Arfield scores in 90th minute

By AFP - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 01:27

BURNLEY: Canada international Scott Arfield’s 90th-minute winner earned Burnley an improbable 2-1 victory over a dominant Everton at Turf Moor on Saturday.

(Football) Battling Boro deny Wenger birthday win

By AFP - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 01:23

LONDON: Arsenal went top of the Premier League, for a few hours at least, but their seven-game winning run came to an end as Middlesbrough secured a goalless draw at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday.

(Football) Okazaki, Musa end goal droughts as Leicester sink Palace

By AFP - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 01:16

LEICESTER: Leicester strikers Shinji Okazaki and Ahmed Musa ended lengthy goal droughts as the Premier League champions beat Crystal Palace 3-1 on Saturday.

(Badminton) V Shem-Wee Kiong edge Danish rivals to reach 1st ever Super Series men's doubles final

By AJITPAL SINGH - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 00:33

KUALA LUMPUR: World No 7 Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong reached their first ever Super Series men’s doubles final in the Denmark Open in Odense today.

(Super League) Terengganu, Police relegated, JDT end campaign undefeated

By AJITPAL SINGH - Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 00:25

KUALA LUMPUR: TERENGGANU and Police were relegated on the final day of the Super League today while champions Darul Ta’zim became the first club to end the competition undefeated since 1979.

Champions at last: Malacca Utd clinch Premier League title in front of home fans

By Roshidi Abu Samah - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 23:57

MALACCA: The six-week wait finally ended tonight for Malacca United (MU) when the team was officially crowned the 100PLUS Premier League champions at its home turf in Hang Jebat Stadium, Krubong.

(Football) Bournemouth keeps Spurs from EPL summit

By AFP - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 22:06

BOURNEMOUTH: Tottenham Hotspur had to settle for a third successive draw in a hard-fought but goalless encounter with Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium on Saturday.

(Football) China gets World Cup-winning coach Marcello Lippi as new manager

By Reuters - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 19:52

BEIJING: World Cup-winning manager Marcello Lippi has been named as coach of China’s national team, the Chinese Football Association (CFA) said on its website on Saturday.

(Polo) Selangor set the pace at Malaysian Open Polo Tournament 2016

By Fabian Peter - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 19:32

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s preparations for the Sea Games next year, as far as polo is concerned, is at full tilt, as the second round of the round robin and equestrian competitions (dressage and showjumping) took place today at the Malaysian Open Polo (MOP) Tournament 2016.

(Rugby) NZ beats Australia 37-10 for record 18th straight test win

By AP - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 19:04

AUCKLAND: New Zealand overwhelmed Australia 37-10 Saturday in the third Bledisloe Cup rugby test to post a world record 18th-straight test win.

(Football) Fun-loving wolf named as World Cup mascot

By Reuters - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 18:58

MOSCOW: Zabivaka the wolf followed in the footsteps of Naranjito the orange, Footix the football-playing rooster and Fuleco the armadillo by being named as the official mascot of the 2018 World Cup on Saturday.

(Rugby) Wallabies in the way again of world record win for All Blacks

By Aziz Hassan - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 18:36

For: NST Online

(Cycling) Arvin eases to overall Jelajah Malaysia win

By Fadhli Ishak - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 17:57

KUALA TERENGGANU: South Korean Park Sung Baek took a hard earned stage win as Pishgaman Giant Team's Arvin Moazami Godarzi secured the overall title without drama on the fifth and final day of Jelajah Malaysia today.

(Diving) Msia's Wendy Ng bags gold at Diving World Grand Prix

By AJITPAL SINGH - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 17:50

KUALA LUMPUR: Wendy Ng created history by becoming only the third Malaysian to win a gold medal in an individual event at the Diving World Grand Prix.

(Golf) India's Lahiri shoots to the fore at the CIMB Classic

By DEVINDER SINGH - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 16:59

KUALA LUMPUR: Anirban Lahiri wielded a hot putter to surge four strokes clear after the third round of the CIMB Classic on Saturday to close in on his first US PGA Tour title at TPC Kuala Lumpur.

(Badminton) Chong Wei sent packing from Denmark Open

By AJITPAL SINGH - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 12:31

KUALA LUMPUR: World No 1 Lee Chong Wei failed to make the men's singles semi-finals of the Denmark Open in Odense yesterday.

(Football) Arsenal can last pace in title race, says Wenger

By AFP - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 09:23

LONDON: Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal are finally equipped to last the pace in the Premier League title race.

(Football) Guardiola won't change despite Barca mauling

By AFP - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 09:19

MANCHESTER: Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says he would rather quit than change his footballing philosophy.

(Football) Mourinho braces for Chelsea return

By AFP - Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 09:16

LONDON: Less than 12 months since his second spell as Chelsea manager ended amid on-pitch turmoil and bitter off-pitch recrimination, Jose Mourinho returns to Stamford Bridge with Manchester United on Sunday.

(Hockey) Malaysia trounces China 5-1 in Asian Champions Trophy

By Jugjet Singh - Friday, October 21, 2016 - 22:43

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia beat China 5-1 to take another step towards the semi-finals of the Asian Champions Trophy at the Kuantan Stadium today.

(Rugby) Little stands between the All Blacks and a new world record

By Aziz Hassan - Friday, October 21, 2016 - 19:40

KUALA LUMPUR: The intent is always to win and Saturday’s dead rubber Bledisloe Cup match between the trans-Tasman rivals at fortress Eden Park will be no different.

2017 Budget: Khairy grateful for RM1.2b allocation for sports development programmes

By Fabian Peter - Friday, October 21, 2016 - 19:39

KUALA LUMPUR: Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin thanked Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak for entrusting his ministry with RM1.2 billion for sports development programmes next year, following the announcement of the 2017 Budget today.

Loh Zhiayi dives in for a bronze at the World Diving GP

By AJITPAL SINGH - Friday, October 21, 2016 - 18:35

KUALA LUMPUR: Loh Zhiayi’s low score was enough to earn her a bronze medal in the Kuching leg of the World Diving Grand Prix today.

(Wushu) Malaysia outdoes itself at the World Taijiquan Championships

By AJITPAL SINGH - Friday, October 21, 2016 - 17:43

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia achieved their best ever performance in the World Taijiquan Championships with a haul of eight gold, four silver and three bronze in the event, which concluded on Thursday in Warsaw.

(Football) Safee Sali roped back in to national team ahead of AFF Cup

By DEVINDER SINGH - Friday, October 21, 2016 - 17:25

KUALA LUMPUR: Safee Sali earned a recall to the national team after an absence of almost a year for the final phase of preparation for the AFF Cup in Yangon next month.

(Golf) Justin Thomas clears path to retaining CIMB Classic title

By DEVINDER SINGH - Friday, October 21, 2016 - 16:12

KUALA LUMPUR: Justin Thomas is well on his way to retaining the US$7 million (RM29 million) CIMB Classic title after opening a two-stroke lead at the halfway stage on Friday at the TPC Kuala Lumpur.

(RugbyU) How 1960s pioneers shaped record-seeking All Blacks

By AFP - Friday, October 21, 2016 - 16:00

AUCKLAND: If you want to know why the All Blacks seek greatness you need to look at their history, according to coach Steve Hansen who pays homage to the pace-setting team of the 1965-1969 era.