(Football) MISC-MIFA bag first FAM Cup title

By DEVINDER SINGH - Thursday, 27 October 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Indians (MISC-MIFA) clinched their first FAM Cup title after completing a 3-1 aggregate success over the Perak State Economic Development Corporation (PKNP) in the final in Ipoh on Thursday.


(Rugby) Road to redemption for Springboks and Wallabies

By Aziz Hassan - Friday, October 28, 2016 - 23:58

THE results at the conclusion of the Rugby Championship reaffirmed the dominance of New Zealand’s All Blacks since last year’s World Cup but the tournament also showed how the fortunes of the Springboks and Wallabies had slipped further downhill.

(Moto3) Wet track dominates concerns at MotoGP

By Fadhli Ishak - Friday, October 28, 2016 - 21:45

SEPANG: Valentino Rossi believes MotoGP riders can go faster than ever on the newly-resurfaced Sepang Circuit, but admitted it can be a tricky affair in mixed conditions.

(Golf) Amy Yang still fending off the pack at Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia

By DEVINDER SINGH - Friday, October 28, 2016 - 20:37

KUALA LUMPUR: Amy Yang held off the charging pack to extend her lead to three strokes as the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia reached the halfway mark at TPC Kuala Lumpur on Friday.

(Moto3) Khairul Idham Pawi powers on in 2nd practice at Sepang MotoGP

By Fadhli Ishak - Friday, October 28, 2016 - 18:02

SEPANG: Khairul Idham Pawi proved his morning pace was no fluke as he notched third in the second Moto3 practice at the Shell Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix today.

(Moto3) 'Super Kip' Khairul is 2nd fastest in practice in Sepang

By Fadhli Ishak - Friday, October 28, 2016 - 12:51

SEPANG: Marc Marquez topped the timesheets in the opening MotoGP practice at the Shell Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix as rookie Khairul Idham Pawi gave local fans much to look forward to after coming in second in Moto3.

(Karate) Four medal-finish still a possibility for Malaysia in World Karate Championships

By DEVINDER SINGH - Friday, October 28, 2016 - 12:30

KUALA LUMPUR: Syakilla Salni Jefry Krishnan's hopes of winning gold at the World Karate Championships were dashed by France's Emilie Thouy in the semi-finals in Linz, Austria on Thursday.

(Football) Liverpool aims to storm Palace in title bid

By AFP - Friday, October 28, 2016 - 09:26

LONDON: Liverpool will look to underline the strength of their squad when they continue their Premier League title challenge away to Crystal Palace on Saturday.

(Football) Guardiola seeks to end record winless run

By AFP - Friday, October 28, 2016 - 08:30

MANCHESTER: Manchester City’s form under Pep Guardiola is beginning to show similarities to their final season under his predecessor Manuel Pellegrini, with a fast start followed by an autumn stumble.

(Squash) Nafiizwan cruises to 2nd round of Men's World Squash Championship

By DEVINDER SINGH - Friday, October 28, 2016 - 00:52

KUALA LUMPUR: National champion Nafiizwan Adnan cleared the first hurdle to advance to the second round of the Men's World Squash Championship in Cairo on Thursday.

(Hockey) Malaysia will meet Pakistan in the semi-finals

By Jugjet Singh - Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 23:02

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia held South Korea to a 1-1 draw today, and will meet Pakistan in the semi-finals of the Asian Champions Trophy on Saturday.

Stung by criticism, MNCF ready to withdraw as 2018 Asian Cycling Championships organiser

By Bernama - Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 16:30

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian National Cycling Federation (MNCF) is ready to withdraw as the organiser of the 2018 Asian Cycling Championships (ACC) if they do not get approval of the sports minister.

Amy Yang goes two clear at Sime Darby LPGA

By DEVINDER SINGH - Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 15:42

KUALA LUMPUR: Amy Yang took the honours on the first day of the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia after the South Korean golfer grabbed a two-stroke lead on Thursday at TPC Kuala Lumpur.

(Motorsports) Sasaki to replace Kornfeil in Drive M7 SIC Racing in next season's Moto3

By Fadhli Ishak - Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 14:17

SEPANG: Drive M7 SIC Racing have named Japanese youngster Ayumu Sasaki as the rider to replace Jakub Kornfeil in the Moto3 team next season.

MotoGP 2016: Ducati Corse riders leave tyre tracks down Jalan Sentul

By Amir Hamzah Hashim - Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 13:10

KUALA LUMPUR: The MotoGP circus has roared back into town.

(Baseball) Cubs defeats Indians 5-1 to level World Series

By Reuters - Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 11:32

CLEVELAND: Chicago’s Jake Arrieta was virtually unhittable and the middle of the Cubs lineup delivered to produce a 5-1 win over the Cleveland Indians in Wednesday’s Game Two of the World Series and level the best-of-seven Fall Classic 1-1.

(RugbyU) Jones backs Coetzee to revive Springboks

By AFP - Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 10:43

LONDON: England coach Eddie Jones believes Allister Coetzee can turn around South Africa’s fortunes after a difficult year for the Springboks.

Police tell MotoGP fans to adhere to M'sian laws, norms

By Bernama - Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 10:26

SEPANG: The police have reminded spectators at the Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix 2016 at the Sepang International Circuit this weekend to put safety first and observe the cultural norms of the Malaysian community.

Giggs, Neville bringing football-themed cafes, hotels to Asia

By AFP - Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 09:45

SINGAPORE: Manchester United greats Ryan Giggs and Gary Neville have teamed up with a Singaporean billionaire to open football-themed cafes and hotels in Asia, a spokesperson for the tycoon said Wednesday.

(Football) Dzeko scores twice as Roma keep pace with Juventus

By AFP - Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 09:16

MILAN: Edin Dzeko hit his ninth and 10th league goals of the season as Roma stayed in hot pursuit of leaders Juventus with a comprehensive 3-1 win at Sassuolo on Wednesday.

(Football) Bayern march on in cup, Dortmund need penalties

By AFP - Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 09:05

BERLIN: Holders Bayern Munich reached the third round of the German Cup with a 3-1 win over Augsburg on Wednesday while second-division Union Berlin took injury-hit Borussia Dortmund to penalties.

(Football) Mata sinks Man City, West Ham stun Chelsea in League Cup

By AFP - Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 08:55

MANCHESTER: Juan Mata’s second-half strike earned Manchester United a 1-0 win over holders Manchester City on Wednesday as Jose Mourinho’s resurgent side reached the English Football League Cup quarter-finals.

(Badminton) Injury forces Chong Wei to pull out of French Open

By Fabian Peter - Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 22:54

KUALA LUMPUR: World No 1 Datuk Lee Chong Wei has been forced to pull out of the French Open on Wednesday after failing to recover from a hamstring muscle injury.

(Motorsports) Khairul aims to impress in home race

By Fadhli Ishak - Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 22:51

KUALA LUMPUR: Moto3 rookie Khairul Idham Pawi admitted that he has struggled to replicate his winning form from earlier this season but he is determined not to let his fans down at the Shell Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix this weekend.

(Hockey) India beat Malaysia 2-1 to go top in Asian Champions Trophy

By Jugjet Singh - Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 22:48

INDIA beat Malaysia 2-1 to claim the top spot in the Asian Champions Trophy in Kuantan today.

(Football) Malaysia Cup final tickets gone in 30 minutes

By Bernama - Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 16:56

SHAH ALAM: All 30,000 tickets for the Malaysia Cup final between Kedah and Selangor this Sunday were snapped up in just 30 minutes by football fans.

(Football) Southgate backs 'hugely influential' England captain Rooney

By Reuters - Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 16:52

CAPTAIN Wayne Rooney remains a “hugely influential” presence in the England dressing room despite losing his starting spot at his club Manchester United and the national side, interim manager Gareth Southgate has said.

Cyclists fume after organisers cancel Melaka Int'l Century Ride at the last-minute

By Kelly Koh - Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 10:47

MALACCA: The last-minute cancellation of a highly-anticipated sporting event organised by a private company here and supported by the state government, has left thousands of cycling enthusiasts fuming.

(Football) Sturridge brace helps Liverpool down Spurs, Arsenal through

By Reuters - Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 08:55

LONDON: Daniel Sturridge sent Liverpool into the League Cup quarter-finals and gave his manager a reminder of his talents with two clinical goals in a 2-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur on Tuesday.

(Football) Kelantan bag seventh U-21 President's Cup title

By DEVINDER SINGH - Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 23:11

KUALA LUMPUR: Kelantan won a record seventh Under-21 President's Cup football title after beating Kuala Terengganu T-Team 2-0 in Kuala Terengganu on Tuesday to complete a 3-1 aggregate triumph.

Kedah has a strong chance of winning Malaysia Cup this year, says Bashah

By MASRIWANIE MUHAMADING - Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 22:12

ALOR STAR: Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah is confident that the state football team will be able to bring home the Malaysia Cup trophy this year.