Category Archives: Sports

Contingency plans to overcome problems at SEA Games

KUALA LUMPUR, The Youth and Sports Ministry (KBS) through the National Sports Council (NSC) and National Sports Institute (NSI) has put in place contingency plans to deal with any eventualities involving the Malaysian contingent at the 30th SEA Games

Farah Ann, Fu Jie Shine in golden haul

MANILA, The national artistic gymnastics squad continued their fine form in the 30th SEA Games at the Rizal Memorial Coliseum here by bagging two golds, one silver and two bronze today.After having missed the women's uneven bars gold at

Dry day but women bowlers will bounce back – Shalin

MANILA, The national women's squad finished empty-handed on the opening day of the 30th SEA Games tenpin bowling competition today but they are not about to press the panic button yet.Sin Li Jane emerged as the best Malaysian in

2,500 veterans at 21st Asia Master Athletics Championship

KUCHING, A total of 2,500 athletes, aged 35 and above, from 29 countries are taking part in the 21st Asia Master Athletics Championship (AMAC) 2019 here.Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said the athletes are a

PHISGOC: SEA Games proceeding smoothly despite typhoon

MANILA, Many of the 30th SEA Games competitions involving indoor venues here, are proceeding smoothly as of this afternoon today, despite the postponements of some events involving outdoor venues due to typhoon Kammuri.As forecast by the weather forec...

SEA Games: Misfortune befalls pesilat Muhammad Faizul

SUBIC (Philippines), National pesilat elite, Muhammad Faizul M. Nasir has a stroke of bad luck when he was injured in the face while sparring against host athlete Dines Dumaan in the second round of the Putra B class (50-55kg)

Agong dedicates Diamond of Asia 2019 award to late father

KUALA LUMPUR, Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah has dedicated to his late father Almarhum Sultan Ahmad Shah Al-Musta'in Billah the prestigious Diamond of Asia 2019 award bestowed on him by the Asian Football ...

Poor development cited for lack of firepower

MANILA, The national shooting squad seem to be slipping further behind their regional peers and this has been blamed on the lack of development programmes.After a bland performance at the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia, the squad continued to

Kevin Ramalingan parts way with MFL

KUALA LUMPUR, It is confirmed that Kevin Ramalingam has resigned as the Malaysian Football League (MFL) chief executive officer (CEO) effective Friday (Nov 29).The matter which was verified by MFL in a statement also announced the appointment of Datuk ...

Malaysia eye golden outing in dance sport

NEW CLARK CITY, (PHILIPPINES) With only a bronze to show from their debut in SEA Games dance sport in 2007, Malaysia are looking for a golden breakthrough at the 30th SEA Games here.Coach Chua Zjen Fong is confident that one