Category Archives: Sports

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

KBS, KKMM launch myGIG programme to support youths

  The Ministry of Youth and Sports (KBS) in collaboration with the Ministry of Communications and Multimedia (MOH) today launched the myGIG Programme as a strategic approach to support youths in the post-COVID-19 gig economy ecosystem.   Youth and Sports

COVID-19: Youths affected by COVID-19 can pursue high-value agriculture at IKLBS

KUALA LUMPUR The Ministry of Youth and Sports (KBS) plans to expand opportunities for youths affected by the COVID-19 pandemic to pursue high-value agriculture at selected Skills Training Institute of Youth and Sports (ILKBS).   In a statement today, its

CMCO: Sports activities, dine-ins not allowed in Melaka

MELAKA The Melaka government is not allowing any sports activities to take place and restaurants to cater to dine-in customers during the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO), which came into effect today.   Chief Minister Datuk Sulaiman Md Ali said

Suzuki Motor Corp to continue AFF Championship sponsorship

KUALA LUMPUR, March 16 -- Suzuki Motor Corporation will title sponsor this year's ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Football Championship for the seventh consecutive time.The company first title-sponsored the biennial competition in 2008."As a company th...

COVID-19: Temporary closure of facilities visited by hammer thrower

KUALA LUMPUR, March 16 -- All athletes, coaches and officials who came into close contact with national hammer thrower Jackie Wong Siew Cheer, who tested positive for COVID-19, will be quarantined for 14 days in a bid to curb the