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King, Queen congratulate para shuttler Liek Hou

KUALA LUMPUR: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah and Raja Permaisuri Agong Tunku Hajah Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah today congratulated Tokyo 2022 Paralympics champion Cheah Liek Hou for bagging his seventh men’s singles title at the World

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Karamjit, 60, brings back 12 trophies from Indonesia

SEPANG: It appears age is not an obstacle for national rally legend Karamjit Singh who once again made history by successfully winning three championships at the race in Muara Bungo, Jambi, Indonesia that took place last Friday to Sunday. The

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Wai Ching sets new record enroute to conquering Cologne Tower

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s world number one tower runner Soh Wai Ching captured another title by defending the Kolnturm Treppenlauf (Cologne Towerrun) crown with a new course record. The 28-year-old won the overall category title in the Cologne Tower challenge which

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Include weightlifting in high-performance sports programme – Ahmad Faisal

IPOH: The success of the weightlifting squad at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham could see the sport reinstated in the list of High-Performance Sports. Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu said the time has come for weightlifting

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Muhammad Azeem breaks new national 100m record in Colombia

KUALA LUMPUR: Sprinter Muhammad Azeem Mohd Fahmi broke the national 100 metre (m) record with 10.09 seconds (s) at the Under-20 World Athletics Championships at the Pascual Guerrero Olympic Stadium in Cali, Colombia, early today Malaysia time. The 18-year-old runner

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Former national shuttler charged with cheating

SHAH ALAM: Former national shuttler Lin Woon Fui was charged in the Sessions Court today with two counts of cheating. He was charged with deceiving a man in connection with online betting and a non-existent investment involving RM58,029.53 in 2016.

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World Championship: Pandelela wins bronze in Budapest

KUALA LUMPUR: National diving queen Datuk Pandelela Rinong Pamg tcontinues to bring glory to Malaysian by winning the bronze medal in the women’s 10 metre (m) platform at the 2022 World Championships in Budapest, Hungary, today. The success saw Pandelela

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Paralympics – ‘Difficult to sleep’- Ukrainian athletes try to stay strong

ZHANGJIAKOU: What should have been the pinnacle of their sporting lives, the Beijing Winter Paralympics have been a gruelling emotional examination for Ukrainian athletes feeling scared and anxious about Russia’s invasion of their country. The Ukrainian team has excelled in

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Olympics: Beijing Games see 55 COVID-19 cases on Feb 2, highest daily tally

BEIJING: A total of 55 new COVID-19 infections were found among Olympic Games-related personnel on Feb. 2, the chair of the Beijing 2022 medical expert panel said on Thursday, the highest daily tally so far. Twenty-nine cases were found among

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For athletes, boarding the plane to Beijing is already a win

BEIJING: With just over a week until the Winter Games begin, teams are frantically trying to ensure that athletes stay virus-free to get past Beijing’s strict checks and make it to the start line as the highly infectious Omicron variant

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