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T Avineshwaran

Recent and archived articles by T Avineshwaran

26 Jun 2019 | 11:11 PM

JDT clinches Super League trophy

PETALING JAYA: There seems to be no stopping Johor Darul Ta’zim (JDT) in the Super League.

25 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Malaysia welcomes plan to host 2034 World Cup

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia is in the mood to host the FIFA World Cup in 2034 together with their South-East Asian neighbours.

Flashback: Our report published on June 22, 2018.
24 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Dollah, it’s a Goul!

PETALING JAYA: Pahang coach Dollah Salleh was fuming when defender Herold Goulon unleashed a free-kick from inside his own half in the 92nd minute.

24 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

No exercise in futility – rhythmic gymnasts land a creditable bronze

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia ended the Junior Rhythmic Gymnastics Asian Championship in Pattaya with a surprise bronze medal.

23 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

We don’t want to be feeder club, say PKNS players

PETALING JAYA: PKNS players are keeping their fingers crossed that their team will not be turned into a feeder club.

23 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Rhythmic gymnast Iman bags bronze in Pattaya

PETALING JAYA: Iman Alisha Fakhri Yassin picked herself up to win a bronze in the Junior Rhythmic Gymnastics Asian Championship in Pattaya.




Happy bunch: Iman Alisha Fakhri Yassin (centre) posing with her bronze medal at the Junior Rhythmic Gymnastics Asian Championship in Pattaya yesterday. Together with her are the team’s technical delegate Petrina Low (left) and coach Yulia Ivanova.
22 Jun 2019 | 11:04 PM

Advantage Pahang as Elephants beat Perak 3-1 in first leg of FA Cup semi-final

PETALING JAYA: It's advantage Pahang after the Super League side beat Perak 3-1 in the first leg FA Cup semi-final match at the Darul Makmur Stadium in Kuantan on Saturday.

A Kedah player tries to outjump Felda United defenders in the FA Cup semi-final first leg in Stadium Darul Aman Saturday (June 22).
22 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Fighters aim for the sky

PETALING JAYA: Coach Nidzam Jamil wants Felda United to defy the odds and overcome fancied Kedah in the first leg of the FA Cup semi-final at the Darulaman Stadium in Alor Setar today.

Someone to rely on: Felda United coach Nidzam Jamil believes S. Chanturu (right) can make up for the absence of four key players for the clash against Kedah in the first leg of the FA Cup semi-final today.
22 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Gymnasts can’t stay in their cocoon if they want to succeed, says Nellie

Former gymnast Nellie Vladimirovna Kim or better known as Nellie Kim is a five-time Olympic Games gold medallist and world champion. She won three golds and a silver at the 1976 Montreal Games and two golds at the 1980 Games in Moscow. The 1.52m-tall Nellie was in Malaysia recently to share her experience and knowledge with the national coaches and junior gymnasts under the International Gymnastics Federation (IFG) Ambassadors’ Commission programme. She spoke to STARSPORT’s T. AVINESHWARAN about her aspirations and what Malaysia needs to do to become a powerhouse in the sport.

21 Jun 2019 | 6:39 PM

Nothing is impossible, says Nazirul ahead of FA Cup semis

PETALING JAYA: Nazirul Naim believes Perak can spring a surprise against Pahang in the first leg of the FA Cup semi-final at the Darul Makmur Stadium on Saturday (June 22).

File photo of Safawi Rashid (left) and Nazirul Naim (right) during a training session at Wisma FAM last year.