Category Archives: Sports

Regent of Pahang lauds biography of Yang di-Pertuan Agong in sports

KUALA LUMPUR Since his school days, Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah has stood out as a people-oriented prince.In a biography published by the Pahang Sports Council, his personality was clearly proven through...

KAFA hands in documents to set up Kelantan FC

    KOTA BHARU The Kelantan Football Association (KAFA) has submitted all the documents required by the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) for the purpose of establishing Kelantan Football Club (Kelantan FC) in line with the privatisation of the team

Outdoor sports, co-curricular activities allowed in schools from Sept 1 – Ismail Sabri

KUALA LUMPUR The government will allow sports and co-curricular activities to be held outside of classrooms beginning Sept 1, said Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob.He said the decision was made at the special Cabinet me...

MACC uses e-Sports to convey anti-corruption public messages

  PUTRAJAYA The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) became the first enforcement agency to use the e-Sports approach as a platform in conveying anti-corruption messages to the community through the MACC PUBG (player unknown battle ground) Mobile i-Challenge programme.   MACC

Another stage of scrutiny for women’s squad coach

  KUALA LUMPUR,  The four shortlisted candidates for the women’s national hockey team coach position will go through another round of interviews before the Malaysian Hockey Confederation (MHC) makes its selection. According to MHC president, Datuk Seri Subahan Kamal, this

Melaka United to play three friendlies before M-League resumes

  MELAKA, Melaka United have organised three friendly matches to assess the performance of the players ahead of the meeting against Perak on Aug 26, their first match on the resumption of the Super League which has been suspended since March 16. Melaka United

Quickly find a coach, says national boxer

  KUALA LUMPUR National boxer, Muhamad Fuad Mohd Redzuan, hopes a foreign coach for the national team will be picked promptly to allow the boxers to adjust to a new training method. The 29-year-old from Negeri Sembilan said that since there

Over 40 teams expected at KL Hockey League 2020

KUALA LUMPUR The Kuala Lumpur Hockey Association (PHKL) is in the midst of organising the Kuala Lumpur Hockey League 2020 and Veteran League Carnival in compliance with COVID-19 standard operating procedure (SOP). “There will be three divisions – premier, 1

Restrictions on sports activities in Penang to be lifted Wednesday

GEORGE TOWN In line with the announcement by the Ministry of Youth and Sports (KBS) the Penang government has allowed the organising of local tournaments for non-contact sports without an audience as well as carrying out sports and recreational activities

Johor confident of hosting best ever Sukma Games – MB

JOHOR BAHRU Johor is confident of hosting the best ever Malaysia Games (SUKMA) when the 20th edition of the biennial national multi-sport event takes place there next year.   Menteri Besar Datuk Ir Hasni Mohammad said this confidence stems from