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Rodgers demands solid defence

Saturday, 25 October 2014.

LIVERPOOL manager Brendan Rodgers wants to see an all-round improvement in his side’s defending when they face Hull City in the Premier League at Anfield on Saturday.

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Now the real work begins for United

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 08:03

BY the end of the weekend, Manchester United could find themselves 13 points behind leaders Chelsea on the English Premier League table with Louis van Gaal further outshone by his one-time Barcelona assistant, Jose Mourinho.

Jose a self-made man, insists Louis

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 08:03

MANCHESTER: Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho deserves all the credit for his emergence as one of the leading coaches in world football, Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal said as he prepares for the pair's meeting at Old Trafford today.

Friends reunited

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 08:03

JOSE Mourinho and Louis van Gaal insist their friendship will survive whatever happens when Chelsea look to cement their position on top of the Premier League with a statement victory at Manchester United today.

Double delight in Jakarta

By AJITPAL SINGH - Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 08:03

QALIF Adnor Adam and Nor Syazana Rosli set the lanes ablaze in the Indonesia Open to earn a double for Malaysia in the boys’ and girls’ events respectively at Jaya Ancol Centre in Jakarta yesterday.

Marquez riding strong

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 08:03

Recently crowned world champion Marc Marquez will start in top position for today’s Malaysian MotoGP, surpassing the record for the most poles in a single season.

Hafizh hoping for wet race

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 08:03

IT is going well for Hafizh Syahrin Abdullah so far but the youngster is again hoping for the rain to make it a special race for him in Moto2 at the Shell Advance Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix today.

Raneem obstacle for Nicol

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 08:03

NICOL David edged closer to winning the Macau Open for the first time in only her second appearance at the WSA Tour tournament after beating Jenny Duncalf in the semi-finals yesterday.

KLHC take low key approach

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 08:02

WITH several teams on a buying spree, shoring up their teams with stars akin to football clubs Chelsea and Manchester City in the English Premier League, KL Hockey Club have opted for a low key approach.

Zainal cherishes his chance with Pahang

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 08:02

ZAINAL Abidin Hassan is a veteran in the Malaysia Cup. The former international won it several times as a player with Selangor and Pahang but never as a coach.

Amirul eyes maiden points finish

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 08:02

AMIRUL Hafiq Azmi placed himself in a strong position to bag his first point of the season in Moto3 after qualifying as the top Malaysian at the Shell Advance Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix yesterday.

Gopinathan’s sacrifice pays off

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 08:02

R. Gopinathan had put Deepavali celebrations on hold to prepare for Friday’s Malaysia Cup semi-final return leg against Kedah.

Jun Hoong satisfied

By Fabian Peter - Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 08:02

THERE was no gold this time but diver Cheong Jun Hoong is still satisfied with her bronze medal finish in the Malaysian leg of the World Grand Prix yesterday.

Darul Ta’zim prove their mettle

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 08:02

DARUL Ta’zim reached the Malaysia Cup final for the first time in the club’s history after a rousing 3-1 win over Felda United in the semi-final second leg at the Larkin Stadium yesterday.

Doping woes continue

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 08:01

THE doping woes in Malaysian sports continue as Sarawak’s Jelinie Em Pera and Perlis’ Siti Fazera Ishak were both handed two-year bans for doping offences at the Perlis Malaysia Games after failing to present satisfactory explanations to the Malaysian Weightlifting Federation (MWF) at a hearing ye

BAM must support Chong Wei

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 08:01

THE BA of Malaysia (BAM) must stand behind World No 1 Lee Chong Wei regardless of the test results of sample B which is scheduled to be analysed in Oslo, Norway early next month.

Wenger grateful for Sanchez double

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 07:50

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Biting is appalling but harmless, says Suarez

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 20:30

LONDON: Biting opponents may be appalling but it is harmless and should not be punished as severely as a bad tackle, says controversial Barcelona striker Luis Suarez.

Racquet-smashing Serena wins Wozniacki thriller

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 18:30

SINGAPORE: World number one Serena Williams smashed a racquet and recovered from a set down as she overcame stubborn resistance from Caroline Wozniacki in a gripping semi-final at the WTA Finals on Saturday.

Weightlifters found guilty for doping, banned

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 17:45

KUALA LUMPUR: Sarawak's weightlifter Jelinie Em Pera has been banned for two years for a doping offence in the Malaysia Games in Perlis in June.

Marquez grabs pole for Malaysian MotoGP

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 16:28

SEPANG, Malaysia: Recently crowned world champion Marc Marquez will start on pole position for Sunday’s Malaysian MotoGP, surpassing the record for the most poles in a single season.