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Poirier knocks out McGregor in stunning UFC upset

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ABU DHABI: Dustin Poirier knocked out Conor McGregor in the second round of their UFC lightweight bout in Abu Dhabi on Sunday to register revenge over the Irish superstar.
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Truce called in Red Warriors-FAM, MFL feud
Man City survive huge FA Cup scare, Arsenal crash out
Malaysia's rivals agree to June showdown
Coach hopes Harimau will get a Covid shot
Hamidin wants to protect M-Leaguers
The coronavirus has shaken up Malaysian football, and the signs are that the game will continue to suffer until Covid-19 is beaten.
M-League's fate to be known next week?
The fate of the new M-League season will likely be determined next week after the online meeting between the Malaysian Football League (FAM) and the chief executive officers of the clubs.
Real Madrid coach Zidane positive for Covid-19
MADRID: Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has tested positive for Covid-19, the Spanish club announced Friday.
Badminton
Pang Ron-Yee See humbled
Aaron-Wooi Yik smash into final
Smashing win for Pang Ron-Yee See
Aaron-Wooi Yik advance to Thailand Open semi-finals
Smiles for Malaysia
It turned out to be a fine day in the Land of Smiles as several Malaysians advanced to the quarter-finals of the Toyota Thailand Open yesterday.
Pearly-Thinaah pull off another stunner
KUALA LUMPUR: Budding women’s pair Pearly Tan-M. Thinaah keep getting better and better as they powered into their second straight BWF Tour Super 1000 quarter-finals on Thursday.
Covid-positive Praneeth gives walkover to Daren
Amid the Covid-19 pandemic, independent shuttler Liew Daren cannot believe his luck at the Asian leg of the World Tour in Bangkok.
Tennis
Australian Open cluster grows as two more players test positive
Top tennis players going stir-crazy under Aussie quarantine
Murray's Australian Open in doubt after positive virus test
ATP adjusts 2021 tennis calendar with Indian Wells on hold
Roger Federer out of Australian Open after knee surgery
MELBOURNE: Twenty-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer will miss the Australian Open for the first time in his career as he continues his recovery from two rounds of knee surgery, organisers said Monday.
Tennis legend Moses dies at 92
Former national tennis player Kuldip Singh Durbara remembers the late Moses Tay as an exceptional player who had placed an emphasis on education.
Moses' death huge loss to Malaysian tennis
IPOH: The death of former national tennis player Moses Tay is a huge loss to the sport in Malaysia.
Cycling
Team Sapura keen on vaccination
Sapura start the year with 'lean squad'
Cyclists taking cautious approach in preparing for Tokyo
Asian record holder Fadhil aims to be a master of all
Fadhil sees a golden show by Azizul at Tokyo Olympics
NATIONAL track cyclist Fadhil Zonis believes that Azizulhasni Awang will deliver the nation's first-ever Olympic gold medal at this year’s Tokyo Games.
Cycling: Fadhil hopes for reunion Down Under
TRACK cyclist Fadhil Zonis looks forward to returning to the national elite squad’s training base in Melbourne as soon as the borders reopen.
Chun Kiat back on track
Track cyclist Lim Chun Kiat has had his fair share of ups and downs this year. Chun Kiat, who hails from Penampang, started the year on a tough note following a serious accident in January.
Golf
Romancing Kelly at Pebble Beach
Breakthrough year for 3 Malaysians
Golf legend Greg Norman hospitalised with Covid-19
Alyaa picked for Arnold Palmer Cup
Gavin shines in final nine in Dubai
DUBAI: Malaysia’s Gavin Green produced a respectable final nine of five-under 31 to salvage a T57 finish in the DP World Tour Championship at Jumeirah Golf Estates in Dubai.
Kelly ready for Houston and Florida
KELLY Tan, who shone in several LPGA Tour events this season, hopes to produce her A-game in both the US Women’s Open, which starts today, in Houston and the Tour Championship on Dec 17-23.
In-form Kelly in solid position in Dallas
WASHINGTON: Malaysia’s Kelly Tan is just three strokes behind joint leaders, Yealimi Noh, Anna Nordqvist and Jessica Korda, after recording a two-day 141 (73-68) total at the LPGA Volunteers of America Championship.
MMA
Poirier knocks out McGregor in stunning UFC upset
"Shadow Cat" un-stings "Killer Bee"
Conor McGregor inks deal for January comeback
Singapore MMA show test case for return of sports fans
Watch: Tearful MMA champ Khabib announces retirement after beating Gaethje
PARIS: MMA world lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov announced his shock retirement from the sport on Saturday after revealing he "promised his mother" that his clash with Justin Gaethje would be his last fight.
250 allowed at MMA show as fans return in Singapore
SINGAPORE: Singapore will allow fans at a sports event for the first time in months when limited numbers attend a One Championship MMA fight card next week, organisers said on Friday.
One Championship vows strict bio-safety for Singapore MMA
SINGAPORE: Asia’s biggest mixed martial arts promotion, One Championship, pledged Tuesday to implement strict bio-safety measures this week for its first major international event following a months-long coronavirus shutdown.
Motor Sports
Pandemic may derail SIC's driving experience centre
France's Stephane Peterhansel wins Dakar Rally for 14th time
F1's Leclerc tests positive for Covid-19
Australia, China F1 postponed as coronavirus hits 2021 calendar
SRT rider Rossi impresses on four wheels
KUALA LUMPUR: Petronas Yamaha Sepang Racing Team’s (SRT) Valentino Rossi showed again that he is also a great competitor on four wheels after notching another podium finish at the Gulf 12 Hours endurance race over the weekend.
Izam eyes Moto3 return
Izam Ikmal Izamli hopes to stamp his mark on the Petronas Malaysian Cub Prix Championship before returning to the World Junior Motorcycle Championships next year.
Decision on Covid-threatened Australia F1 'in coming weeks'
MELBOURNE: A final call on staging the Australian Grand Prix will be made in the “coming weeks”, organisers said yesterday following reports it could be postponed over strict travel restrictions and the emergence of a new strain of Covid-19.
Cricket
Tendulkar leads tributes to 'stellar' Indian cricketers
Record-breaking India clinch Australia Test series in Gabba thriller
Paine wary as India make four changes for Melbourne
Kohli confident India will bounce back from batting nightmare
Bangladesh confirms Windies tour dates
DHAKA: Bangladesh on Tuesday said international cricket will return to the country in January with a tour by the West Indies after the Covid-19 disruption.
Covid-19 cancels England match in South Africa, tour under threat
PAARL, South Africa: Two members of England cricket's touring party in South Africa have returned unconfirmed positive tests for Covid-19, forcing Sunday's first one-day international to be cancelled and placing the rest of the tour in jeopardy.
Seventh Pakistan cricketer positive for Covid-19
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand: A seventh Pakistan cricketer tested positive for Covid-19 as the team remained confined to their hotel in Christchurch on Saturday, unable to train and with a question mark over their New Zealand tour.
Others
MHC stick to no March date for ACT
The Olympics is on, IOC assure OCM
Asian tournament is postponed again
No ACT action in March
Going abroad to get around MCO?
National women’s No 1 Low Wee Wern is considering going abroad to get some game time back into her squash.
Saabah banking on youths
Seasoned campaigner Shahril Saabah hopes the young legs in the national squad will rise and help Malaysia break into the world’s top 10 soon.
With six months to go, cancellation fears cloud Tokyo Olympics
TOKYO: When the Tokyo Olympics were postponed last year, officials promised they would open in 2021 as proof of mankind's triumph over the coronavirus.