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CYCLING: Tour ‘boss’ Nibali wins

Saturday, 26 July 2014.

AS his team hoped, Vincenzo Nibali demonstrated he’s the “boss” of the Tour de France. Just don’t compare him to the last rider to regularly bear that sobriquet at cycling’s greatest race, Lance Armstrong.

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FORMULA ONE: Mercedes on top

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 08:05

LEWIS Hamilton continued to top the times ahead of his Mercedes teammate and championship leader Nico Rosberg in yesterday’s second free practice session for this weekend’s Hungarian Grand Prix.

Marussia hires Rossi as reserve

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 08:04

BUDAPEST: The Russian-licensed Marussia Formula One team appointed American driver Alexander Rossi on Thursday as their official reserve for the rest of the season.

Azraai ends his days with T-Team

By ZAINUDDIN MUHAMMAD - Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 08:04

T-TEAM coach Azraai Khor Abdullah (pic) has quit T-Team.

Renicks sisters strike gold

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 08:03

KIMBERLEY Renicks won hosts Scotland’s first gold medal of the 2014 Commonwealth Games on Thursday when she claimed the women’s under-48kg judo title with victory over India’s Sushila Likmabam.

Hoy stopped in his tracks

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 08:03

BRITISH cycling great Chris Hoy was blocked from entering the Glasgow velodrome bearing his name because a Commonwealth Games security worker had no idea who he was.

European champ fails dope test

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 08:03

WELSH 400m hurdler Rhys Williams is out of the Commonwealth Games after being charged with an anti-doping violation, UK Anti-Doping said on Friday.

Wake up call for team managers after Azizul’s bold stunt

By Vijesh Rai - Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 08:03

AZIZULHASNI Awang is not the first and neither will he be the last athlete to seize an opportunity to make a statement, political or otherwise, on an international stage.

Azizulhasni not up to mark

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 08:03

AZIZULHASNI Awang, perhaps affected by the furore surrounding his support for Gaza, failed to advance to the men's sprint semi-finals at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome yesterday.

Zulhelmi lifts Malaysia’s pride

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 08:03

A BACK injury put paid to Mohd Faizal Baharom’s hopes of adding a medal to the Commonwealth Games gold he won in 2006.

Nasir the lone survivor

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 08:03

THERE was no medal cheer for Malaysia on the opening day of shooting as only one national athlete made the day's finals.

HOCKEY: Going for gold in Asian Games

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 01:00

WHILE there is no target for the ongoing Commonwealth Games, the national men’s hockey team will strive to win gold medal at the Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea on Sept 19 to Oct 4.

Jodie wins first gold

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 22:15

ENGLAND’S Jodie Stimpson won the women’s triathlon gold at the Commonwealth Games yesterday, the first medal of the multi-sport event.

Olympiakos down AC Milan 3-0 in friendly

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 12:01

TORONTO, Canada: Greek champions Olympiakos defeated Italy’s AC Milan 3-0 this morning in a friendly football match that launched the International Champions Cup.

Lin excited to join Lakers

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 10:12

LOS ANGELES: Jeremy Lin said today he’s looking to establish himself with the Los Angeles Lakers, but he won’t be trying to recreate “Linsanity” on the West Coast.

Cyclist Azizulhasni to apologise

By Vijesh Rai - Friday, July 25, 2014 - 08:07

GLASGOW: Cyclist Azizulhasni Awang will apologise to the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) for expressing support for Gaza during the men's sprint first round at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome yesterday.

Nur Ayuni gives a shot of morale

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 08:06

MORALE in the Malaysian shooting camp is high now that Nur Ayuni Farahana Abdul Halim can compete in the Commonwealth Games.

Beng Hee goes home early

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 08:05

ONG Beng Hee’s hopes of a sustained Commonwealth Games run ended in the first round when the Malaysian fell to a shock 11-7, 11-2, 9-11, 11-5 defeat to Zambia's Kelvin Ndhlovu at the Scotstoun Campus yesterday.

No Mo‘re’ Farah

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 08:04

THE Commonwealth Games were dealt a huge blow yesterday when England’s double Olympic and world champion Mo Farah announced he was withdrawing due to fitness concerns.

Bolt confident of breaking his records

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 08:04

KINGSTON Six-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt and his coach Glen Mills believe the Jamaican sprinter can run even faster as he targets the 2015 world championships and the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Sally skips glamour event

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 08:04

OLYMPIC champion Sally Pearson said on Wednesday she would likely focus solely on her favoured 100m hurdles and pass on the 100m and a possible attempt at a double gold at the Commonwealth Games.