Friday, October 1, 2021

Tokyo Olympics

Malaysia fall to mighty Japan

KUALA LUMPUR: Eighteen years on, Malaysia are still unable to end their losing streak to Japan as the national shuttlers went down 4-1 to the team from the Land of the Rising Sun in the mixed team Sudirman Cup...

Azizulhasni gets RM350,000 reward from Terengganu for Olympic silver medal win

KUALA TERENGGANU: Track cyclist Datuk Azizulhasni Awang has received incentives worth RM350,000 from the Terengganu government for his silver medal win in men’s keirin at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. The reward comprises a single-storey terrace house in Dungun worth...

Mohd Azizulhasni gets another entry in Malaysia Book of Records

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Mohd Azizulhasni Awang today gained an entry in the Malaysia Book of Records (MBR) as the first Malaysian to win a silver medal in track cycling at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics recently. Today’s recognition is the third...

Silver it is for ‘The Pocket Rocketman’

TOKYO: An unexpected early sprint by defending champion Jason Kenny of Great Britain thwarted national track cycling ace Datuk Mohd Azizulhasni Awang’s bid to deliver Malaysia its first-ever Olympic gold medal at the Izu Velodrome in Shizuoka today. As the...

Failure of divers to deliver medals cause for concern

TOKYO: The national women's diving squad arrived here with high hopes of delivering a medal or two. Instead, they head home from the 2021 Tokyo Olympics empty-handed. Having delivered good news in the previous two editions of the Olympics, their...

Azizulhasni keeps Malaysia’s first Olympic gold medal hopes alive

TOKYO: National track cycling ace Datuk Mohd Azizulhasni Awang kept Malaysia's hopes of a first Olympic gold medal alive on a sensational evening at the Izu Velodrome in Shizuoka here today. The 33-year-old former world champion topped Heat Three of...

Pray for Pandelela’s success

TOKYO: Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Seri Reezal Merican Naina Merican has asked Malaysians to pray for the success of national diving queen Pandelela Rinong, who will compete in the semi-finals of the women’s 10-metre (m) platform individual even...

Day of suspense ends with Malaysian trio checking into next round of Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO: It was a suspense-filled Wednesday (Aug 4) for the national contingent before three national athletes managed to move into the next round of their respective events on Day 13 of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The day of suspense began...

State to increase allowances for Sarawakian Olympians

KUCHING: The state government will consider providing an allowance of up to RM10,000 for each Sarawakian athlete representing Malaysia at the Tokyo Olympic Games 2020 and Tokyo Paralympic Games 2020. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said he...

Aaron-Wooi Yik hit Olympic paydirt six years after pairing up

TOKYO: The bronze medal success of national men’s badminton doubles pair Aaron Chia-Soh Wooi Yik at the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday (July 31) is also their highest achievement since they were paired up in 2015. Heading into the world’s biggest...
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Malaysia fall to mighty Japan

KUALA LUMPUR: Eighteen years on, Malaysia are still unable to end their losing streak to Japan as the national...
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