Category Archives: Sports

Centralised training snag for Harimau Malaya

-- The national football team has no choice except to continue with the challenges in the second round of the 2022 World Cup/ 2023 Asian Cup qualification without any optimum preparation should the event be held in March.Team manager, Datuk

Cheah, Kisona gain invaluable experience at Yonex Thailand Open

-- Malaysian women’s singles shuttlers Soniia Cheah and S. Kisona may have lost to their opponents at the opening round of Yonex Thailand Open Badminton Tournament at the Impact Arena in Bangkok yesterday, but they both believe they have gained

KBS confident sports activities will pick up early next year

-- The Youth and Sports Ministry (KBS) is confident that sports activities will be more vibrant next year despite the COVID-19 pandemic.Its deputy minister Senator Wan Ahmad Fayhsal Wan Ahmad Kamal said the ministry would ensure that all Standard Opera...

KBS confident sports activities will pick up early next year

-- The Youth and Sports Ministry (KBS) is confident that sports activities will be more vibrant next year despite the COVID-19 pandemic.Its deputy minister Senator Wan Ahmad Fayhsal Wan Ahmad Kamal said the ministry would ensure that all Standard Opera...

Ibrahim Mohd Yusof appointed as new Sports Commissioner

The Ministry of Youth and Sports Malaysia (KBS) has announced the appointment of Ibrahim Mohd Yusof as the new Sports Commissioner for a two-year term effective today.In the statement released today, KBS said Ibrahim's latest post at the ministry was

Former Penang coach Yoke Ham dies, daughter describes him as ‘cheerful person’

-- Former Penang football coach Moey Yoke Ham, who passed away this morning, has been described by his daughter as “a cheerful man who did not show any signs of illness”.Moey Mi Lin, 45, said her father died as a

National para athletes, PwD receive contribution from Jakel

Non-governmental organisation OKU Sentral has collaborated with the Jakel Group and the Paralympic Council of Malaysia (PCM) to help national para-athletes and persons with disabilities (PwD) who have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.   Under the initiative, the Jakel

National sports bodies welcome plan to extend pension scheme

Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Seri Reezal Merican Naina Merican’s proposal to extend the pension scheme to all athletes who qualify for the Olympics and not just for those who win medals at the quadrennial event has received mixed response

PM Muhyiddin extends condolences to ex-national footballer’s family

-- Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin and his family today expressed their condolences to the family of the late Datuk Mohamad Bakar, the national football legend who died at the age of 75 today. Muhyiddin, who shared his sadness

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...