Wednesday, June 16, 2021

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In Cheng Hoe we trust

KUALA LUMPUR: The Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) will keep faith in head coach Tan Cheng Hoe to continue to guide the Harimau Malaya in the third round of the 2023 Asian Cup Qualifiers next year. National team manager Datuk...

Wushu debuts in 2022 World Games with 10 golds for grabs

KUALA LUMPUR: Wushu is set to make its debut at the 11th World Games in Birmingham, Alabama, the United States, from July 7-17 next year. A total of 10 gold medals will be up for grabs in wushu. The International World...

Five local golf courses in Top 100 golf courses in Asia Award 2021

KUALA LUMPUR: Five golf courses in Malaysia have made the list of the Top100 Golf Courses in Asia Award 2021, according to Tourism Malaysia. The five that made it in the list are Tournament Players Club (TPC), Kuala Lumpur which...

Another record-breaking feat from Hoe Yean

KUALA LUMPUR: Young swimmer Khiew Hoe Yean gave another smashing display to break the men’s 800 metre freestyle national and meet records at the 63rd Malaysia Open at the National Aquatic Centre here on Sunday. The 19-year-old, who was again...

No Malaysian karate exponents qualify for Tokyo Olympics

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian karate team will have to watch the sport’s historic Olympics debut from home, as none of the national exponents managed to qualify for the Tokyo Games, to be held next month. The country’s last hope, R....

Eight shuttlers qualify for Tokyo Olympics

KUALA LUMPUR: Eight Malaysian shuttlers have booked their place at the Olympic Games in Tokyo from July 23 to Aug 8. Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM), in a statement today, said the players that will be competing in the Olympic...

Tokyo 2020 CEO denies claims Malaysia, nine countries barred from Olympics

KUALA LUMPUR: Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee chief executive officer, Toshiro Muto denied claims that the entry of 10 countries, including Malaysia will be barred from next month’s Olympics due to a surge in the Covid-19 cases. Muto said the possibility...

Harimau Malaya can take Viets down

KUALA LUMPUR: It will be a tough, but not an impossible, mission. That was the gist of the reply from Harimau Malaya left-back La'Vere Lawrence Corbin-Ong when asked about the national team’s prospects against Vietnam when the two teams meet...

OCM not keen on moving SEA Games to 2022

BY VIKNESWARAN RAMAN KUALA LUMPUR: Olympic Council of Malaysia (OCM) president Tan Sri Mohamad Norza Zakaria is not very keen regarding the proposal to postpone this year’s 31st edition of the SEA Games to next year. He said this was because...

Olympics: MAF slated for selecting official instead of coach

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Athletics Federation (MAF) have been criticised for selecting a state official to accompany high jumper Lee Hup Wei to the Tokyo Olympics next month. With Hup Wei set to take up the wildcard slot if no...

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In Cheng Hoe we trust

KUALA LUMPUR: The Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) will keep faith in head coach Tan Cheng Hoe to continue...