Joash Ee De Silva

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11 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Yew Sin-Ee Yi vow to break first-round jinx at Hong Kong Open

PETALING JAYA: Men’s doubles shuttlers Ong Yew Sin-Teo Ee Yi are confident of ending their first-round losing streak when they play in the Hong Kong Open next week.

Determined: Ong Yew Sin (right) and Teo Ee Yi said they intend to break their first-round-loss jinx at next week’s Hong Kong Open.
11 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Tengku Amir: Majority of affiliates retract support for FAS’ EGM

SHAH ALAM: Football Association of Selangor (FAS) president Tengku Amir Shah Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah said that 52 affiliates had retracted their letters in support of the extraordinary general meeting (EGM).

10 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

No stopping Lee once he sets his mind on something, says Misbun

KUALA LUMPUR: The national men’s singles badminton squad are inspired by Lee Chong Wei after his successful fight against cancer and his attempts to fight his way back to the court.

A true role model: Lee Chong Wei’s national teammates are inspired by his unbreakable spirit to return to the court.
10 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Tengku Amir Shah dismisses FAS Extraordinary Congress as invalid

PETALING JAYA: Football Association of Selangor (FAS) president Tengku Amir Shah Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah has dismissed the executive committee who were elected at an Extraordinary Congress (EC).

9 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Chong Wei will only go to Tokyo Olympics if he’s a contender

KUALA LUMPUR: Lee Chong Wei will not go to the Tokyo Olympics in 2020 if he thinks he is there just to make up the numbers.

Looking good: Lee Chong Wei (right) and BAM president Datuk Seri Norza Zakaria heading to a press conference at the Academy Badminton Malaysia yesterday. — Art Chen/The Star
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4 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Perak lift Razak Cup for second straight year

BUKIT JALIL: Perak came from a goal down twice to be crowned as the Razak Cup champions for the second straight year after a tense penalty shootout against Terengganu in the final.

Joyful day: Perak team celebrating after beating Terengganu in the Razak Cup final at the National Hockey Stadium yesterday. — SHAARI CHEMAT/The Star
4 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Paulus not worried despite early exit of men’s doubles pairs

KUALA LUMPUR: National men’s doubles head coach Paulus Firman (pic) believes there is a steady progress among the young men’s doubles pairs although none of them made any headway in the Macau Open.

3 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Refreshed V Shem-Wee Kiong make final push in race for Guangzhou

KUALA LUMPUR: After a five-week break, national men’s doubles pair Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong are fresh and ready to make a final push to qualify for the World Tour Finals in Guangzhou.

2 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Kedah hotshot Akhyar a double nominee for National Football Awards

PETALING JAYA: Kedah’s Akhyar Rashid has been nominated for the best striker and hopeful young player accolades for the National Football Awards.

2 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Macau Open: Pang Ron-Yee See survive stern Thai test to reach q-finals

PETALING JAYA: Mixed doubles pair Hoo Pang Ron-Cheah Yee See continued their strong run to reach the quarter-finals of the Macau Open.

Still in the fray: Malaysia’s Soniia Cheah downed South Korea’s Sim Yu-jin 21-16, 21-19 in the Macau Open yesterday.