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S Ramaguru

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15 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Constant rain becoming a bane for Malaysian sailors

THE constant rain in Langkawi have put the Malaysian sailing team in a dither.

14 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Pei Ying aims to fight smart against bigger and stronger opponents

KUALA LUMPUR: For taekwondo exponent Lian Pei Ying, size doesn’t matter.

13 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

OCM: Better to win more medals

KUALA LUMPUR: The Olympic Council of Malaysia (OCM) prefer to see the Malaysian contingent become overall champions in the KL SEA Games with a better number of the total medals won.

12 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Khairy urges athletes not to be concerned about targets

KUALA LUMPUR: National athletes for the KL SEA Games have been told not to be overly concerned with medal targets but instead focus on the task at hand.

All smiles: Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin (centre) receiving a token of appreciation from Malaysian Cricket Association president V. Mahinda during the launch of the Imran “Stateroom” yesterday. The “Stateroom” is in honour of Olympic Council of Malaysia president Tunku Tan Sri Imran Tuanku Jaafar (right). — S.S. KANESAN/The Star
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11 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Mike’s back to guide national cueists to Games glory

KUALA LUMPUR: Former national coach Mike Russell is back in Malaysia to help provide the final touches to the snooker and billiards team for the SEA Games.

10 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Malaysia bring in S. Korean fighters as sparring partners

KUALA LUMPUR: Four top-class South Korean taekwondo fighters are here to spar with Malaysia’s kyorugi (combat) exponents in preparation for the KL SEA Games.

6 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Seasoned campaigners thrilled to play international ice hockey at home

TENGKU Azlly Tengku Abdillah and Moi Jia Yung have 20 years experience with the national ice hockey team.

Giving full attention: National coach Kristof Kovago giving instructions to his players during a training session at the Ice Hockey Stadium in Empire City Mall last month. — Reuters
5 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Argentina ace Peillat hopes to play in MHL next year

KUALA LUMPUR: Argentina top penalty corner specialist Gonzalo Peillat could make his debut in the Malaysia Hockey League (MHL) next year.

4 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

National hockey team to feature strong line-up for Games

KUALA LUMPUR: The national hockey team have given their strongest indication of going for gold at next month’s SEA Games when they named three players who did not feature in June’s World Hockey League Semi-Finals.

1 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

A big hit with the best

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia have caught the eyes of the world’s best after their exploits at the men’s World Hockey League Semi-Final in London in June.

The ball is mine: Malaysia’s Tengku Ahmad Tajuddin (left) beating England’s Harry Martin to the ball in the World Hockey League Semi-Final third-place playoff in London on June 25. — AP