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Malaysia must beat Vietnam in AFC opener

27 March 2015

PETALING JAYA: Japan are the favourites to win Group I, leaving Malaysia and Vietnam to battle it out for second place in the AFC Under-23 Championship qualifiers which start at the Shah Alam Stadium on Friday.

Brazil finding right balance in France win, says Dunga

27 March 2015

PARIS (Reuters) - Brazil are finally finding the right balance eight months after being left traumatized by their World Cup debacle on home soil, coach Dunga said after they beat France 3-1 on Thursday.

Brazil's Luiz Gustavo (2nd R) celebrates with team mates after scoring against France during their international friendly soccer match at the Stade de France, in Saint-Denis, near Paris, March 26, 2015. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

Brazil hand France first defeat since World Cup

27 March 2015

PARIS (Reuters) - Brazil inflicted France's first defeat since the World Cup when a perfectly executed second-half performance earned them a 3-1 win in a friendly game at the Stade de France on Thursday.

File photo of Liverpool's Steven Gerrard celebrates scoring his second penalty against Manchester United during their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford in Manchester, northern England, March 16, 2014.   REUTERS/Phil Noble

Premier League to share billion pounds outside top flight

27 March 2015

LONDON (Reuters) - The Premier League have agreed to share at least one billion pounds ($1.48 billion) of their bumper TV deal outside the top flight while the 20 clubs also vowed on Thursday to pay staff the 'living wage'.

CSKA ask fans for emergency backing amid expulsion threat

27 March 2015

SOFIA (Reuters) - CSKA Sofia have issued a desperate plea to their supporters to provide emergency financial backing to avoid expulsion from the Bulgarian top division over debts, the club said on Thursday.

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Chelsea's manager Jose Mourinho and John Terry pose with the Capital One Cup 
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Analysis - Mourinho has resuscitated Terry's Chelsea career

27 March 2015

LONDON (Reuters) - Two years after it looked like his Stamford Bridge career was on its last legs, John Terry has been given the vote of confidence he craved.

File photo of Colombia's Radamel Falcao as he celebrates his goal against Belgium during their international friendly soccer match at King Baudouin Stadium in Brussels November 14, 2013.        REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Falcao scores twice as six-goal Colombia crush Bahrain

27 March 2015

(Reuters) - Captain Radamel Falcao scored twice in five minutes as World Cup quarter-finalists Colombia crushed Bahrain 6-0 in a Copa America warm-up match at the National Stadium in Riffa on Thursday.

Real fan, two others fined for attack on players

27 March 2015

MADRID (Reuters) - A Spanish government commission has imposed fines of 3,001 euros (2,199 pounds) on a Real Madrid member and two others who insulted players and struck at least one of their vehicles after Sunday's La Liga 'Clasico' defeat at Barcelona.

Chelsea's John Terry celebrates winning the Capital One Cup. Reuters / Suzanne Plunkett

Terry signs Chelsea contract extension

27 March 2015

LONDON (Reuters) - Chelsea captain John Terry has agreed a new one-year deal that will keep him at Stamford Bridge until the end of next season.

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Brazil defender Marquinhos extends PSG contract

27 March 2015

PARIS (Reuters) - Brazil defender Marquinhos has extended his contract with Paris St Germain by one year until 2019, the French champions said on Thursday.

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Malaysian Football

Upcoming Super League Fixtures

April 3, Friday (All matches start at 8.45pm) 

Police v Sarawak

April 4, Saturday (All matches start at 8.45pm)

Pahang v Lions XII
JDT v Armed Forces
Selangor v Sime Darby FC
Felda United v Perak
Terengganu v Kelantan


Malaysian Super League

   P  GD Pts
Felda United
5 5 11
Police
5 2 9
Selangor
5 3 8
Perak 
5 2 8
JDT 5 2 8
Terengganu 5 1 8
Kelantan
5 -1 7
Lions XII
5 0 6
Sarawak 5 -1 5
Pahang
5 -1 5
Armed Forces
5 -4 4
Sime Darby
5 -8 1
EPL Results & Standings

Hull 2 Chelsea 3
QPR 1 Everton 2
Liverpool 1 Man United 2
West Ham 1 Sunderland 0
Man City 3 West Brom 0
Aston Villa 0 Swansea 1
Newcastle 1 Arsenal 2
Southampton 2 Burnley 0 
Stoke 1 Crystal Palace 2 
Tottenham 4 Leicester 3 


English Premier League

   P  GD Pts
Chelsea
29 36 67
Man City
30 34 61
Arsenal
30 27 60
Man United
30 24 59
Liverpool   30 
12 54
Southampton
30 21 53
Tottenham
30 5 53
Swansea  30 -4 43
West Ham 
30 3 42
Stoke City  30 -3 42
Crystal Palace 30 -5 36
Newcastle  30 -15 35
Everton
30 -4 34
West Brom
30 -12 33
Hull 30 -12 28
Aston Villa 30 -20 28
Sunderland 30 -21 26
Burnley 30 -23 25
QPR 30 -23 22
Leicester
29
-21 19
Upcoming EPL Fixtures

SEASON 2014/15 Fixtures

Saturday, April 4
Arsenal v Liverpool - 7.45pm
Everton v Southampton - 10pm
Leicester v West Ham - 10pm
Man United v Aston Villa - 10pm
Swansea v Hull - 10pm
West Brom v QPR - 10pm

Sunday, April 5
Chelsea v Stoke - 12.30am**
Burnley v Tottenham - 8.30pm
Sunderland v Newcastle - 11pm

Tuesday, April 7
Crystal Palace v Man City - 3am**

Saturday, April 11
Swansea v Everton - 7.45pm
Southampton v Hull - 10pm
Sunderland v Crystal Palace - 10pm
Tottenham v Aston Villa - 10pm
West Brom v Leicester - 10pm
West Ham v Stoke - 10pm

Sunday, April 12
Burnley v Arsenal - 12.30am**
QPR v Chelsea - 8.30pm
Man United v Man City - 11pm

Tuesday, April 14
Liverpool v Newcastle - 3am**

** Denotes morning match

All matches in Malaysian time

UEFA Champions League

Quarter-finals fixtures

(First leg on April 14 and 15, Second leg on April 21 and 22)
All matches at 2.45am Malaysian time on the next day

Atletico Madrid (Spa) v Real Madrid (Spa)
Juventus (Ita) v Monaco (Fra)
FC Porto (Por) v Bayern Munich (Ger)
Paris St Germain (Fra) v Barcelona (Spa) 

Other Football Results

Europa League

Quarter-finals fixtures
(First leg on April 16, Second leg on April 23)
All matches at 3.05am Malaysian time on the next day

Club Brugge (Bel) v Dnipro
Dinamo Kiev v Fiorentina
Sevilla v Zenit
Vfl Wolfsburg v Napoli

Spanish Div 1: Barcelona 2 Real Madrid 1, Deportivo La Coruna 0 Espanyol 0, Villareal 0 Sevilla 2, Real Sociedad 3 Cordoba 1, Atletico 2 Getafe 0, Atletic Bilbao 2 Almeria 1, Rayo 1 Malaga 0, Granada 0 Eibar 0, Levante 0 Celta Vigo 1.
Leading standings: 1. Barcelona 68, 2. Real Madrid 64, 3. Valencia 60, 4. Atletico Madrid 59, 5. Sevilla 55.

German Div 1: Mainz 1 Wolfsburg 1, Bayern Munich 0 Borrusia Moenchengladbach 2, FC Cologne 1 Werder Bremen 1, SC Paderborn 0 TSG Hoffenheim 0, Hannover 2 Dortmund 3, VfB Stuttgart 3 E. Frankfurt 1, SC Freiburg 2 FC Augsburg 0, Schalke 0 Leverkusen 1.
Leading standings: 1. Bayern 64, 2. VfL Wolfsburg 54, 3. Borussia M’gladbach 47, 4. Bayer Leverkusen 45, 5. Schalke 39.

French Div 1: St Etienne 2 Lille 0, Reims 1 Monaco 3, Lens 0 Marseille 4, Lyon 1 Nice 2, Bastia 0 Guingamp 0, Caen 0 Metz 0, Evian 1 Montpellier 0, Stade Rennes 0 Nantes 0, Toulouse 2 Bordeaux 1.
Leading standings: 1. PSG 59, 2. Lyon 58, 3. Marseille 57, 4. Monaco 53, 5. St Etienne 52.

Dutch Div 1: PEC Zwolle 1 Exselsior 1, FC Groningen 2 FC Twente 2, Feyenoord 2 PSV 1, Ajax 1 ADO Dan Haag 0, Go Ahead Eagles 0 Vitesse 2, Heracles 1 Heerenveen 4, Willem II Tilburg 2 Dordrecht 1, AZ Alkmaar 2 Cambuur 1.
Leading standings: 1. PSV 70, 2. Ajax 62, 3. Feyenoord 54, 4. AZ Alkmaar 50, 5. Vitesse 47.

Italian Div 1: Empoli 3 Sussuolo 1, Juventus 1 Genoa 0, Cesena 0 AS Roma 1, Lazio 2 Verona 0, Napoli 1 Atalanta 1, Parma 0 Torino 2, Sampdoria 1 Inter Milan 0, Udinese 2 Fiorentina 2, Chievo 1 Palermo 0, AC Milan 3 Cagliari 1.
Leading standings: 1. Juventus 67, 2. AS Roma 53, 3. Lazio 52, 4. Fiorentina 48, 5. Napoli 47.

Basketball

NBA CHAMPIONSHIP

Indiana 103 Washington 101, Chicago 116 Toronto 103, Atlanta 95 Orlando 83, Brooklyn 91 Charlotte 88, LA Clippers 111 New York 80, Miami 93 Boston 86, Houston 95 New Orleans 93, Cleveland 111 Memphis 89, LA Lakers 101 Minnesota 99, Philadelphia 99 Denver 85, Portland 92 Utah 89, San Antonio 130 Oklahoma City 91, Sacramento 108 Phoenix 99.
Tennis

Miami Open

First round

Men: Donald Young (US) bt Lu Yen-Hsun (Tpe) 5-1 rtd; Jan-Lennard Struff (Ger) bt Benjamin Becker (Ger) 3-6, 7-6 (12-10), 6-4, Carlos Berlocq (Arg) bt Thanasi Kokkinakis (Aus) 6-4, 3-6, 6-2; Carlos Berlocq (Arg) bt Thanasi Kokkinakis (Aus) 6-4, 3-6, 6-2; Jack Sock (US) bt Go Soeda (Jpn) 6-3, 6-4; Chung Hyeon (Kor) bt Marcel Granollers (Spa) 6-0, 4-6, 6-4; James Duckworth (Aus) bt Damir Dzumhur (Bih) 6-3, 3-6, 6-3; Nicolas Almagro (Spa) bt Sergiy Stakhovsky (Ukr) 6-3, 6-7 (3-7), 6-4; Austin Krajicek (US) bt Denis Istomin (Uzb) 6-4, 6-4; Robin Haase (Ned) bt Kyle Edmund (Bri) 6-2, 6-2; Jarkko Nieminen (Fin) bt Marinko Matosevic (Aus) 6-3, 6-3; Alberto Ramos-Vinolas (Spa) bt Joao Sousa (Por) 6-2, 6-2; Filip Krajinovic (Srb) bt Dusan Lajovic (Srb) 2-6, 7-6 (7-5), 4-2 rtd; Dominic Thiem (Aut) bt Diego Schwartzman (Arg) 7-6 (7-0), 7-5; Tim Smyczek (US) bt Adrian Menendez-Maceiras (Spa) 4-6, 6-3, 6-4; Sam Querrey (US) bt Victor Estrella Burgos (Dom) 6-4, 6-3; Juan Monaco (Arg) bt Ruben Bemelmans (Bel) 7-5, 6-7 (4-7), 6-4.

Women: Belinda Bencic (Sui) bt Daniela Hantuchova (Svk) 6-1, 7-6 (7-5); Christine Mchale (US) bt Sorana Cirstea (Rom) 7-5, 6-4; Alison Riske (US) bt Mirjana Lucic-Baroni (Cro) 6-4, 6-0; Annika Beck (Ger) bt Zhang Shuai (Chn) 6-4, 4-6, 6-4; Stephanie Voegele (Sui) bt Kirsten Flipkens (Bel) 6-2, 6-2; Daria Gavrilova (Rus) bt Marina Erakovic (Nzl) 5-1 rtd; Heather Watson (Bri) bt Evgeniya Rodina (Rus) 3-6, 6-1, 7-5; Pauline Parmentier (Fra) bt Kiki Bertens (Ned) 4-6, 6-2, 6-3; Elena Vesnina (Rus) bt Alexandra Dulgheru (Rom) 6-4, 6-2; Urszula Radwanska (Pol) bt Coco Vandeweghe (US) 6-4, 6-7 (2-7), 6-3; Nicole Vaidisova (Cze) bt Timea Babos (Hun) 6-1, 7-6 (7-4); Victoria Azarenka (Blr) bt Silvia Soler-Espinosa (Spa) 6-1, 6-3; Julia Goerges (Ger) bt Jana Cepelova (Svk) 6-1, 6-0; Alison Van Uytvanck (Bel) bt Magdalena Rybarikova (Svk) 7-5, 2-6, 6-0; Tatjana Maria (Ger) bt Roberta Vinci (Ita) 7-6 (11-9), 6-3; Tsvetana Pironkova (Bul) bt Kateryna Kozlova (Ukr) 6-4, 6-3; Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (Rus) bt Vera Zvonareva (Rus) 6-2, 3-6, 7-5; Irina Falconi (US) bt Monica Puig (Pur) 7-6 (11-9), 7-6 (7-3); Sesil Karatantcheva (Bul) bt Lauren Davis (US) 6-3, 7-6 (7-5); Sloane Stephens (US) bt Yanina Wickmayer (Bel) 6-1, 6-3.

Davis Cup

Asia-Oceania Group III: Malaysia 3 Qatar 0 (Ariez Elyaas Deen Heshaam bt Jabor Mohammed Ali 6-2, 6-1; Mohd Assri Merzuki bt Mousa Shanan 1-6, 7-5, 6-1; Syed Mohd Agil Syed Naguib-Mohd Ashaari Zainal Abidin bt Mubarak Al-Harrasi-Ali Al-Saygh 6-3, 7-6 (7-3))

Golf

PGM CCM Rahman Putra Championship

Leading final round scores (Malaysian unless stated): 268: Phachara Khongwatmai (Tha) 71-66-65-66; 272: Shane Smith (US) 68-69-71-64, Danny Chia 68-68-66-70; 273: Sutijet Kooratanapisan (Tha) 68-69-67-69; 274: Quincy Quek (Sin) 67-67-71-69; 276: Brett Munson (US) 68-69-66-73; 277: Thammanoon Sriroj (Tha) 68-73-68-68; 279: Ervin Chang (Amateur) 70-69-72-68; 280: Lindsay Renolds (Can) 71-69-72-68, Casey O'Toole (US) 69-73-69-69, Khor Kheng Hwai 70-67-72-71, Abel Tam 72-67-69-72; 281: Pavit Tangkamolprasert (Tha) 71-71-69-70; 282: Sean Riordan (Nzl) 72-71-70-69, Settee Prakongvech (Tha) 68-71-74-69, R. Nachimuthu 71-72-69-70, Jordan Sherratt (Aus) 67-72-72-71.

Arnold Palmer Invitational

Leading final round scores (US unless noted): 269: Matt Every 68-66-69-66; 270: Henrik Stenson (Swe) 68-66-66-70; 271: Matt Jones (Aus) 71-65-67-68; 273: Morgan Hoffmann 66-65-71-71; 274: Ben Martin 68-67-68-71; 275: Kevin Na 67-70-69-69, Kiradech Aphibarnrat (Tha) 70-71-65-69, Jason Kokrak 67-71-65-72; 276: Zach Johnson 71-71-68-66, Louis Oosthuizen (Rsa) 69-68-70-69; 277: Hudson Swafford 75-66-68-68, Rory McIlroy (Nir) 70-66-71-70; 278: Ernie Els (Rsa) 71-67-72-68, David Lingmerth (Swe) 69-67-73-69, Daniel Berger 73-68-68-69, Brandt Snedeker 68-74-66-70.

Founders Cup

Leading final round scores (US unless noted): 267: Kim Hyo-joo (Kor) 65-69-66-67; 270: Stacy Lewis 64-71-67-68; 272: Lee Il-hee (Kor) 69-67-70-66, Pornanong Phatlum (Tha) 68-71-66-67, Lee Mi-hyang (Kor) 70-66-68-68; 273: Anna Nordqvist (Swe) 72-67-70-64, Austin Ernst 68-67-73-65, Kim Sei-young (Kor) 69-66-73-65, Choi Na-yeon (Kor) 70-66-71-66, Lydia Ko (Nzl) 66-69-69-69; 274: Sandra Gal (Ger) 68-70-67-69, Lizette Salas 73-65-67-69; 275: Jane Park 67-72-67-69, Amy Yang (Kor) 68-69-68-70, Jang Ha-na (Kor) 68-68-68-71, Kim Kaufman 66-67-70-72.

Badminton

Indian Open

First round (Malaysian only)

Women's doubles: Kenichi Hayakawa-Misaki Matsutomo (Jpn) bt Wong Fai Yin-Chow Mei Kwan 14-21, 22-20, 21-17; Tan Aik Quan-Lai Pei Jing bt Danny Bawa Chrisnanta-Vanessa Neo (Sin) 21-12, 21-17. 

Mixed doubles: Hsu Ya-ching-Pai Yu-po (Tpe) bt Chin Kah Mun-Chow Mei Kuan 21-15, 23-21; Vivian Hoo-Woon Khe Wei bt Gebby Ristiyani Imawan-Tiara Rosalia Nuraidah (Ina) 21-15, 21-19; Naoko Fukuman-Kurumi Yonao (Jpn) bt Lim Yin Loo-Lee Meng Yean 21-10, 22-20. 

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Sports Calendar

March

ATHLETICS

March 6-8: 33rd European Athletics Indoor Championships, Czech Republic

BADMINTON

March 3-8: All-England Open, Birmingham
March 10-15: Swiss Open, Basel
March 17-22: Vietnam International Challenge, Hanoi
March 18-21: Polish Open, Arlamow
March 24-29: India Open, New Delhi
March 31- April 5: Maybank Malaysia Open, Kuala Lumpur

BOWLING 

March 20-26: DIBC Open Bowling Tournament, Dubai
March 22-31: Asian Youth Tenpin Bowling Championships, Macau

CYCLING

March 8-15: Le Tour de Langkawi

DIVING

March 13-5: World Series, Beijing
March 19-21: World Series, Dubai

FOOTBALL

March 10-11: Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg, various locations
March 17-18: Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg, various locations

GOLF

March 2-8: World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship, Florida
March 9-15: Valspar Championship, Florida
March 16-22: Arnold Palmer Invitational, Florida
March 23-29: Valero Texas Open, US

HOCKEY

March 7-15: World League Round 2 (Women), New Delhi

MOTORSPORT

March 14: Formula E: Miami ePrix, Florida, US
March 15: Australian F1 Grand Prix, Melbourne
March 29: Malaysian F1 Grand Prix, Sepang
March 29: Qatar MotoGP Grand Prix, Losail

SQUASH

March 13-20: Dubai Open (Men), UAE
March 23-27: Canary Wharf Classic (Men), London
March 31 - Apr 5: Open de Paris (Men), Paris

TENNIS

March 6-8: Davis Cup (First round), various locations
March 9-16: BNP Paribas Open, Indian Wells, US
March 23-30: Miami Open, US

April

ATHLETICS

Apr 5: Daegu International Marathon, South Korea
Apr 12: Milano Marathon, Italy.
             Mangyoungdae Marathon, North Korea
             Brighton Marathon, Britain
             Rotterdam Marathon, Holland
             Santiago Marathon, Chile
             Paris Marathon, France
             Vienna City Marathon, Austria
Apr 19: Hannover Marathon, Germany
             Nagano Marathon, Japan
Apr 20: Boston Marathon, USA
Apr 26: London Marathon, England
     Madrid Marathon, Spain

BADMINTON

Apr 7-12: Singapore Open
Apr 14-19: China Masters, Changzhou
April 21-16: Asia Championships, China
Apr 28-May 3: New Zealand Open, Auckland

DIVING

Apr 2-5: Grand Prix, Mexico
Apr 9-12: Grand Prix, Canada
Apr 16-19: Grand Prix, Puerto Rico
Apr 24-26: World Series, Russia

FOOTBALL

Apr 14-15: Champions League quarter-finals first leg
Apr 16: Europa League quarter-finals first leg
Apr 18-19: FA Cup semi-finals, Wembley
Apr 21-22: Champions League quarter-finals first leg
Apr 23: Europa League quarter-finals first leg

GOLF

Asian Tour
Apr 23-26:
Indonesian Open, Jakarta

US PGA
Apr 2-5: Houston Open, Texas
Apr 9-12: US Masters, Georgia
Apr 16-19: RBC Heritage, South Carolina
Apr 23-26: Zurich Classic, Louisiana
Apr 29-May 3: World Golf Championships Match Play, San Francisco

European Tour
Apr 23-26:
China Open, Shanghai

LPGA
Apr 2-5:
ANA Inspiration, California
Apr 15-18: Lotte Championship, Hawaii
Apr 23-26: Swinging Skirts Classic, San Francisco

MotoGP

Apr 10-12: Grand Prix of the Americas, Texas
Apr 17-19: Argentinian Grand Prix, Temas de Rio

FORMULA ONE

Apr 10-12: Chinese Grand Prix, Shanghai
Apr 17-19: Bahrain Grand Prix, Shakir

SQUASH

March 31-Apr 5: Paris Open (men), France
Apr 2-10: El Gouna International (men), Egypt
Apr 7-12: Texas Open (women), USA
Apr 20-24: Malaysian Tour Leg 2
Apr 13-19: Grasshopper Cup (men), Switzerland
Apr 29-May 2: Canadian Championships

TENNIS

Apr 6-12: Grand Prix Hassan II, Morocco
                US Men’s Clay Court Championship, Houston
Apr 12-19: Monte Carlo Masters, Monaco
Apr 20-26: Barcelona Open, Spain
                  BRD Nastase Tiriac Trophy, Romania
Apr 27-May 3: BMW Open, Germany
                        Estoril Open, Portugal
                        Istanbul Open, Turkey

TABLE TENNIS

Apr 26-May 3: World Championships, China

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