Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Tokyo Olympics

Soniia’s Olympic debut ends in tatters

TOKYO: National women’s singles ace Soniia Cheah Su Ya gave it everything she had against world number six Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand, but it still wasn’t enough to prevent her from making an early exit from the Tokyo Olympics...

Mei Kuan-Meng Yean bow out of Tokyo Olympics in style

TOKYO: National women’s doubles shuttlers Chow Mei Kuan-Lee Meng Yean ended their Tokyo Olympic campaign on a winning note although it failed to stop them from making an early exit. The world number 11 outlasted Great Britain’s world number 14...

All eyes on Pandelela-Mun Yee to jumpstart Malaysia’s medal quest on Day Five

TOKYO: The focus of all Malaysian sports fans will surely be on the combination of Pandelela Rinong-Leong Mun Yee to deliver the country’s first medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games when they compete in the diving event on...

Tokyo Olympics Medal Tally AS OF 10.30pm Monday July 26

OLYMPICS-MEDAL TALLY TOKYO: Following is the Tokyo Olympics Medal Tally on Day Four as at 11.30pm local time today (10.30pm Malaysian time): RankingCountryGoldSilverBronze1Japan 8232USA7343China6574ROC4535Great Britain3316South Korea3047Australia2138Kosovo2009Italy14410France122...16Philippines100...16Thailand100...28Indonesia011 MALAYSIA000 (Note: ROC refers to Russian Olympics Committee. Russia banned from using the country’s name, flag or anthem for...

Aaron-Wooi Yik face must-win match against Canadians after loss to Indonesians

TOKYO: National men’s doubles shuttlers Aaron Chia-Soh Wooi Yik fought valiantly for 34 minutes before going down 16-21, 19-21 to Indonesia’s Mohammad Ahsan-Hendra Setiawan in their second Group D match in the Tokyo Olympics today. The young Malaysian pair, who...

Mission accomplished for Jinq En

TOKYO: National swimmer Phee Jinq En had only one goal in the Tokyo Olympics, rewriting her own national record in the women's 100 metre (m) breaststroke event. And she managed to keep her promise in stylish fashion in the Heat...

Don’t just support us when we win

KUALA LUMPUR: “It’s not beneficial and unhealthy.” That was diver Nur Dhabitah Sabri’s reaction to all the negative comments against national athletes competing in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The 22-year-old, who is on a quest for her first Olympic medal...

Tokyo 2020 allows temporary removal of masks on podium

TOKYO: Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games has allowed athletes to have a physically distanced image on the podium without their masks on for 30 seconds, and a group photo with masks on the gold-medal step. According to Xinhua, a press release...

Zii Jia, Nur Shazrin, Jinq En lift the gloom on Day Three in Tokyo

TOKYO: While others around them continued to flounder, it was left to national men’s singles shuttler Lee Zii Jia, woman sailor Nur Shazrin Mohamad Latif and swimmer Phee Jinq En to save the day for Malaysia on Day Three...

Tokyo Olympics medal tally as of 10.30pm Sunday July 25

OLYMPICS-MEDAL TALLY TOKYO: Following is the Tokyo Olympics Medal Tally on Day Three as at 11.3 pm local time today (10.30pm Malaysian time): RankingCountryGoldSilverBronze1China6142Japan5103USA4244South Korea2035ROC1426Italy1137Australia1117France1119Hungary110...11Thailand100...19Indonesia011 MALAYSIA000 (Note: ROC refers to Russian Olympics Committee. Russia banned from using the country’s name, flag or anthem...
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