T Avineshwaran

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22 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Perak coach Durakovic happy with samba duo

PETALING JAYA: Perak coach Mehmet Durakovic is elated with the form of his two new Brazilian signings – Ronaldo Silva and Careca.

That’s more like it: Perak midfielder Careca (left) celebrates after scoring against PKNP in the Super League match at the Perak Stadium on May 14. — Bernama
22 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Ing Yueh bags silver in floor exercise routine

PETALING JAYA: Success begets success.

21 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Qatar ready to welcome the World Cup with aplomb

SOME foreign media have projected Qatar, hosts of the football World Cup in 2022, as a conservative, rigid, and even a rude nation.

21 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Ing Yueh battles the odds to bring home bronze

PETALING JAYA: Tan Ing Yueh defied the odds to grab a bronze medal in the vault event at the FIG World Challenge Cup in Chongqing, China.

Pleasant finish: Tan Ing Yueh (left) posing with her bronze medal with coach Ng Shu Wai
20 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

A bigger WC with 48 teams? Wait for the answer in Paris

DOHA: To keep the 2022 World Cup small or big?

19 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Don’t worry about spies, you can train in peace in Qatar

DOHA: Teams need not worry about being ‘spied’ on when training at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

18 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Making Giant strides

PETALING JAYA: Wearing the captain’s armband in an illustrious team can be intimidating for some.

Leader of the pack: Selangor’s K. Sarkunan (left) celebrating with goalscorer Sandro Mendonca (centre) in the Super League match against Perak at the Shah Alam Stadium on April 12. — IZRAFIQ ALIAS/The Star
18 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Legends Gullit and Hierro lavish praise on Qatar

DOHA: Qatar has proven to the world that it is more than ready to host the FIFA World Cup in 2022.

Ruud Gullit
17 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Qatar alive and kicking after launch of second stadium for 2022 World Cup

DOHA: The FIFA World Cup in Qatar is more than three years away but the excitement is already palpable after the country launched its second stadium – Al Wakrah Stadium in Doha – for the premier football tournament in 2022.

Spanking new: A view of the Al-Wakrah Stadium. — AFP
15 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

State FAs feel that education is best way to curb racialism

PETALING JAYA: State football associations are doing their utmost to combat racism but it is one tough battle especially when the antagonists are fanatical fans.

Flashback: The Star’s report on the racial abuse in Malaysian football on May 12.