Breaking News

PCM: No to APG during Hari Raya

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysia Paralympic Council (PCM) has disagreed with the Philippines’ proposal to host the 2020 ASEAN Para Games (APG) during the Aidilfitri Hari Raya celebration in May. Its president, Datuk Seri Megat D Shahriman Zaharudin said the organisation rejected the proposal and

Read More

COVID-19: 2020 Asia Cycling Comp. in KL postponed

PUCHONG: Asia Cycling Confederation (ACC) has decided to postpone the 2020 Asia Cycling Competition, scheduled in Kuala Lumpur on March 17 onwards, to a later date due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Also postponed are the its Administration Committee Meeting and

Read More

Success of Terengganu riders in LTdL 2020 prove they are world-class

LANGKAWI: The remarkable achievements by some Malaysian riders who made the podium and won jerseys in this year’s Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL), which ended yesterday, proved that locals are capable of competing against both World Tour and professional teams (pro-teams) in

Read More

Bryant named Basketball Hall of Fame finalist, three weeks after death

CHICAGO: Three weeks after Kobe Bryant, one of the most dominant players in NBA history, was killed with his daughter and seven others in a helicopter crash, the global sports icon was named a finalist to the Basketball Hall of

Read More

Man City banned from European competition for two seasons by UEFA

English champion Manchester City has been banned from European competition for the next two seasons and fined 30 million euros (US$32.53 million) by European soccer’s governing body UEFA after an investigation into alleged breaches of Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules.

Read More

Dr M: M’sian cyclists have potential to become world champions

LANGKAWI: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today expressed confidence that Malaysian road cyclists have the potential to become world champions, including competing in the famed Tour de France. He said the success shown by national cyclists in the just

Read More

Pele dismisses talk of depression, tells fans he is well

Former Brazilian striker Pele dismissed talk he is depressed and reclusive yesterday and assured fans he is doing well and maintaining a busy schedule. Pele’s son Edinho told Globo in an interview published on Monday that the three-times World Cup

Read More

Mamat wins penultimate stage of 2020 LTdL

ALOR SETAR: Malaysian rider Mohd Harrif Saleh continued his smashing performance by winning the seventh stage of 2020 Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL) cycling race, involving a distance of 130.4km from Dewan Datuk Haji Abdullah Badawi in Bagan to Menara Alor

Read More

LTdL:TSC defends red jersey, refuses to be complacent

GEORGETOWN: Malaysian continental team, Team Sapura Cycling (TSC) refuses to be complacent although national young racer Muhamad Nur Aiman ​​Mohd Zariff is still defending the red jersey as King of the Mountain at the end of the sixth stage of the 2020 Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL) race.

Read More

LTdL: Malaysia’s Mamat wins stage five

IPOH: Terengganu Inc TSG Cycling Team sprint specialist Mohd Harrif Saleh’s never-say-die spirit saw him winning  the 165.8-km Stage 5 of the Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL) from Kuala Kubu Bharu to Bandar Meru Raya here yesterday. With the finish line in sight, the 31-year-old,

Read More