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Doping: Five weightlifters have negative results

JOHOR BAHRU: The five national weightlifters who underwent a random doping test by the Malaysian Anti-Doping Agency (ADAMAS) last July have returned negative results. The Malaysia Weightlifting Federation (MWF) president Datuk Ayub Rahmat, who confirmed this, said the five athletes

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Sukri optimistic Malaysian Tigers will surprise Great Britain

KUALA LUMPUR: Captain of the national men’s hockey squad Mohamad Sukri Abdul Mutalib is optimistic that the Malaysian Tigers squad will surprise Great Britain in the final qualifying round for the Tokyo Olympic Games 2020. Malaysia which went to 11th

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Indonesian captain: Crowd trouble ‘more painful’ than football defeat

Indonesian goalkeeper Andritany Ardhiyasa could not hide his disappointment with the violent behaviour of Garuda squad fans in the match between Malaysia and Indonesia at Stadium Gelora Bung Karno on Thursday. Malaysia came from behind to beat Indonesia 3-2 in

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Harimau Malaya beats Indonesia 3-2

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia maintained their composure to beat Indonesia 3-2 with a last gasp goal in the Group G opening match in the second round of the 2022 World Cup / 2023 Asia Cup qualifier at Gelora Bung Karno Stadium

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BAM: There is room for improvement but it is not that bad

KUALA LUMPUR: The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) admitted that there is room for improvement in the governing body’s structure and management styles, but the current situation is not as bad as reported by an English daily today. BAM in

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2026 Commonwealth Games: All parties will be consulted

PETALING JAYA: The decision to host the Commonwealth Games needs to be discussed among various parties, said Youth and Sports Deputy Minister Steven Sim Chee Keong yesterday, while welcoming the recent offer of Selangor Menteri Besar Amirudin Shari to do

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RM2.4 million in salaries for 6 teams settled

KUALA LUMPUR: The Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) and the Malaysian Football League (MFL) made payments totalling RM2,458,970.20 on Aug 29 and 30 to settle the salary arrears of players and officials of six Malaysian League teams. FAM secretary-general Stuart

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“My daughters will always be Malaysians at heart”

KUALA LUMPUR: Inculcating the spirit of patriotism in young people is not an easy task as today’s generation is often influenced by western culture, especially for those who grew up outside Malaysia. One of the parents who strives to instill

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National women’s football team crippled by illness

KUALA LUMPUR: The national women’s football team coached by Jacob Joseph has suffered a crippling blow after several players have fallen ill ahead of the final Group A match in the 2019 AFF Women’s Championship against Thailand, at the IPE

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Nicol yet to decide on future plans

NILAI: Former national squash queen Datuk Nicol Ann David, 35, said she had yet to decide on her future plans since announcing her retirement in June. The eight-time world champion said she hoped to speak with the Squash Racquets Association

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