SLOVAK Dominika Cibulkova fired a warning in the BMW Malaysian Open by cruising into the second round for her first win as the new World No 10 at the Royal Selangor Golf Club yesterday.
SOUTH African Louis Oosthuizen predicted a 20-under-par winning score at the Maybank Malaysian Open after playing in the Pro-Am, as the greens at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club (KLGCC) are “unbelievable”.
IT was the end of the road for Malaysia at the World Junior Championships in Alor Star, following the exits of the remaining shuttlers in the quarter-finals yesterday.
ARSENE Wenger believes Olivier Giroud’s decisive contribution to Arsenal’s vital 3-1 win over West Ham is a sign the France striker is back to his best in time to fire his side into the Champions League.
Manchester United are moving closer to making £30 million (RM165 million) England star Luke Shaw their first signing of the summer.
BARCELONA are out of the Champions League and far from a shoo-in for the Primera Liga title but at least even the average players in the Nou Camp squad are unlikely to worry about money ever again.
DOMINANT Mercedes will look to capitalise on fresh woes at Red Bull and Ferrari and hammer home their championship advantage with a fourth straight win at Sunday’s Chinese Grand Prix.
NOVAK Djokovic opened his Monte Carlo Masters title defence with a 6-1, 6-0 demolition of Spanish qualifier Albert Montanes on Tuesday to reach the third round.
THE Los Angeles Clippers downed the Denver Nuggets 117-105 for their club-record 57th victory of the season Tuesday, while the New York Knicks, playing without the injured Carmelo Anthony, beat the Brooklyn Nets 109-98 to win the season series between city rivals.
SAO PAULO: Brazilian police arrested 54 people at a demonstration late on Tuesday against the World Cup in which two banks were vandalised, officials said.