2011 SEA Games football champ bags SAM's "out-do yourself" award
KUALA LUMPUR Feb 24 — The Malaysian Under-23 football team which emerged champions in the Jakarta SEA Games football have been picked by the Sportswriters Association of Malaysia (SAM) to receive the SAM-100Plus ”Out-Do Yourself” Award for 2011.
Chong Wei wary of junior players at All-England
KUALA LUMPUR Feb 24 - Datuk Lee Chong Wei is wary of the threat posed by young players at the All-England Championships despite the chance to win his third title in a row.
Zabriskie clinches stage one and yellow jersey
PUTRAJAYA Feb 24 — A burst of energy propelled Garmin Barracuda rider David Zabriskie to snatch the first stage of the 2012 Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL) which was held here today.
Malaysia beat Sabah 1-0 in soccer friendly
KOTA KINABALU Feb 24 — Malaysia edged Sabah 1-0 in a soccer friendly at the Likas Stadium here tonight, the face-saving solitary goal of Harimau Malaya scored by Ahmad Rohidan in the 80th minute.
Anuar aims to win a stage and green jersey
KUALA LUMPUR Feb 23 — Local cycling ace Anuar Manan who created history by becoming the first Malaysian to win a stage during the Le Tour de Langkawi in 2010, hopes to accomplish a similar feat when the 2012 edition kicks off tomorrow.
FAM's touch base promramme to all states an effort to identify players
KOTA KINABALU Feb 23 — The Football Association of Malaysia”s (FAM) move to implement its touch base programme at every state is aimed to identify talented young players as well to meet fans of the national team.
Ahmad Latif regains top shot, Khairulnizam stays within striking distance
LANGKAWI Feb 23 — National back up squad sailor Ahmad Latif Khan fought back to regain top spot from teammate Mohd Farhan Hamid in the Laser 4.7 category of the Asian Sailing Championships (ASC) after today races.
Another exciting LTdL race in store this year
KUALA LUMPUR Feb 23 — This year”s Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL), a prestigious cycling event in Asia, promises to stage another exciting race just like previous editions.
Zulfadli cans till fight for aplace in Thomas Cup squad
KUALA LUMPUR Feb 23 — The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) has thrown a lifeline to world junior champion Zulfadli Zulkifli after declaring that he had still fight for a place in the Thomas Cup squad to Wuhan, China, in May.
National Olympic football squad have to improve a lot
KUALA LUMPUR Feb 22 — The national Olympic squad have to improve their game to assail to a higher level such as the Olympics, said chief coach Ong Kim Swee.
Blue Samurai too good for Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR Feb 22 — Malaysia”s Harimau Muda A (Olympic) squad lost 0-4 to Japan in their home leg match against the Blue Samurai in Group C of the 2012 Asian Zone Olympic Qualifiers at the National Stadium in Bukit Jalil here tonight.
Josiah, Azizulhasni to know who will get olympic ticket on April 16
KUALA LUMPUR Feb 22 — National keirin riders Josiah Ng and Azizulhasni Awang will know on April 16 who among them will get to compete at the London Olympics.
71 male gymnasts undergoing NSC selection camp
KUALA LUMPUR Feb 22 — For the first time, 71 male gymnasts are undergoing evaluation test sessions at the National Sports Council (NSC) gymnasium to unearth their potential and new talents.
Young Tigers ready to roar against Japan
PETALING JAYA, Feb 21 - The National Under-23 squad will go all out to score a win against Japan although a win in the Asian Zone Group C Olympic qualifying match will not change Malaysia”s fortune.
Directive to suspend investigation was issued by OCM not Inasoc
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 - The Olympic Council of Malaysia (OCM) clarified today that the directive to suspend the investigations into the dope scandal was issued by OCM and not the Indonesian SEA Games Organising Committee (Inasoc) as reported.