Category Archives: Sports

TV station apologises, Watson to lodge police report

KUCHING: Primeworks Studios, the studio behind the comedy show who had insulted the late father of former national sprinter Watson Nyambek has issued a letter of apology to Watson over the incident. Video footage of the show that aired on … Continue reading

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TMJ vows to ‘kick’ politicians out of Malaysian football

KUALA LUMPUR: Tunku Mahkota Johor (TMJ) Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim has pledged to save Malaysian football and “ensure that FAM is not used for political mileage.” In a two-hour meet-the-fan session at a hotel here on Wednesday, Tunku Ismail vowed … Continue reading

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Doubles ‘goddess’ Goh is now single

PETALING JAYA: Get ready, prospective suitors. National badminton heartthrob Goh Liu Ying (pic) is now single! Ex-boyfriend Ong Jian Guo has confirmed that he and Goh broke up amicably last year but declined to give reasons, Kwong Wah Yit Poh … Continue reading

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Don’t be a liability, Tunku Ismail tells Annuar Musa

Annuar (left) and Prince Tunku Ismail. PETALING JAYA: With the General Election drawing closer, Johor Crown Prince Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim (pic) on Monday told Tan Sri Annuar Musa “not to be a liability to the ruling party.” Tunku Ismail … Continue reading

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No more F1 race in Malaysia after 2018, minister confirms

Datuk Seri Nazri Abdul Aziz said that hosting the Formula One Grand Prix race at Sepang is proving to be a costly affair and is not bringing the necessary returns to the country. — Reuters pic KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 21 … Continue reading

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Coach: This is my son

PETALING JAYA: It was a father-and-son moment between R. Jeganathan, who is the coach for Rio Paralympics gold medallist Mohd Ridzuan Mohd Puzi, and his protégé. Both men could not hold back their tears as they hugged each other during … Continue reading

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Big rewards for our Olympics heroes

Good returns: Goh and Tan (right) are set to rake RM1.85mil each in cash rewards and other incentives. PETALING JAYA: As you sow, so shall you reap and for those who have won against the odds at the Rio Olympics … Continue reading

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