SAN FRANCISCO: Britain’s Johanna Konta captured her first WTA title in style on Sunday, beating former world number one Venus Williams 7-5, 5-7, 6-2 at the WTA hardcourt tournament in Stanford, California.
WELLINGTON: All Blacks coach Steve Hansen set his sights on capturing a record third successive Rugby World Cup title after announcing on Monday he has extended his contract with the side through the 2019 tournament in Japan.
KUCHING: Defending champion Perak booked their berth in the quarterfinals of the SUKMA football competition after beating Negeri Sembilan 2-1 in a Group D match at the Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (Unimas) Stadium in Kota Samarahan, here today.
KUCHING: Federal Territories swimmer Lim Ching Hwang erased his own national record in the men's 200m individual medley at the Malaysia Games swimming competition today.
KUALA LUMPUR: After reaching four open finals, Tan Kian Meng-Lai Pei Jing finally landed their maiden title at the Vietnam Open today.
KUCHING: The Malaysia Games finally saw its first national record being shattered courtesy of the women's 70m Recurve Archery event here.
KUALA LUMPUR: Felda United slashed Super League leaders Johor Darul Ta'zim's advantage back to two points after staving off a late fightback by Police to win 2-1 in Malacca on Saturday.
BUDAPEST: Nico Rosberg rode his luck to grab pole position for Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix ahead of Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton in a prolonged qualifying session punctuated by rainstorms and red flags.
KUALA LUMPUR: It was yet another lucky win for Tan Kian Meng-Lai Pei Jing who reached the final of the Vietnam Open today.
LONDON: Sunderland have appointed former Manchester United manager David Moyes to replace Sam Allardyce as boss at the Stadium of Light, the Premier League club said on Saturday.
SAN FRANCISCO: Top-seeded Venus Williams booked her semi-final berth at the WTA hardcourt tournament in Stanford, California, on Friday with a 6-4, 6-1 victory over 17-year-old wild card CiCi Bellis.
IT’S a long shot but diehard supporters of New Zealand rugby are hoping that four of its five franchises will make the semi-finals of this competition, now in its 21st year.
TORONTO: Having ended his career once in London on what he considered a sour note, Michael Phelps enters the Rio de Janeiro Olympics pool for his second swansong determined to bow out on his own terms.
KUALA LUMPUR: Johor Darul Ta'zim stretched their lead at the top of the standings to five points after beating Sarawak 2-1 in Kuching in the sole Super League match to take place today.
LONDON: Sam Allardyce was appointed England manager on Friday on a two-year contract, tasked with the job of restoring pride in the national team after their dismal performances at Euro 2016.
BUDAPEST: Lewis Hamilton appeared unhurt after crashing sideways into a barrier of rubber tires during the second practice session on Friday for the Hungarian Grand Prix.
GENEVA: The International Olympic Committee reported 45 new doping failures on Friday from the 2008 Games in Beijing and London 2012, bringing the total number of positive drug test to 98 since a retesting programme was launched.
KUALA LUMPUR: A little luck went a long way for Tan Kian Meng-Lai Pei Jing who checked into the semi-final of the Vietnam Open today.
Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg has signed a new contract that will keep him at Mercedes with Lewis Hamilton until the end of the 2018 season, the team said on Friday.
KUALA LUMPUR: It’s now official. The 2017 Sea Games will be held on Aug 19-31 while the 2017 Asean Para Games will take place on Sept 17-23.
WASHINGTON: US top seed John Isner and French second seed Gael Monfils breezed into the ATP and WTA Washington Open quarter-finals Thursday with impressive serving in straight-set triumphs.
SHANGHAI: Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho admitted on Thursday the club needs one more signing before the season starts but would not confirm it would be record target Paul Pogba.
KUALA LUMPUR: Khairul Hafiz Jantan's campaign at the World Under-20 Athletics Championships in Bydgoszcz, Poland ended on Wednesday after coming in last in his 100 metres semi-final race.
KUALA LUMPUR: Kelantan snatched a 3-3 draw against defending champions Selangor after Manaf Mamat scored deep into stoppage-time in a Malaysia Cup Group B match at the Shah Alam Stadium on Wednesday.
KUALA LUMPUR: The 7-1 thrashing by Australia on Monday has left national Under-16 coach P. Somasumdram perplexed but he is confident his team will be prepared for the AFC Under-16 Championships India in September.
Mario Balotelli’s career is in the balance after Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp told the striker he has no future at Liverpool, Italy’s new coach Giampiero Ventura has said.
KUALA LUMPUR: Darul Ta'zim's decision to field only locals proved costly as they were held 1-1 by Police in a Malaysia Cup Group C match at Hang Jebat Stadium today.
KUALA LUMPUR: Asian junior champion sprinter Khairul Hafiz Jantan comfortably advanced to the 100-metre semifinals of the World Under-20 Athletics Championships in Bydgoszcz, Poland on Tuesday.
KUALA TERENGGANU: Terengganu is considering retaining only its T-Team Football Club (T-Team) next year if the Terengganu Football Association (Terengganu FA) fails to deliver in its key performance indicator.
- Page 1
- next ›