Tan Ming Wai

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22 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Gavin out to raise the bar after Major step forward at Carnoustie

PETALING JAYA: Malaysian golfer Gavin Kyle Green is ready to raise the bar after making the cut at the 147th British Open as he bids to finish his Major debut with a flourish.

22 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Soon Huat-Shevon out to savour clash with Olympic champions

PETALING JAYA: National mixed doubles pair Goh Soon Huat-Shevon Lai Jemie are relishing the opportunity to take on world No. 1 Tontowi Ahmad-Liliyana Natsir of Indonesia in the final of the Singapore Open.

The cruncher: Malaysia’s Goh Soon Huat (left) and Shevon Lai Jemie are looking forward to their first meeting with Indonesia’s Olympic champions Tontowi Ahmad-Liliyana Natsir in the final today.
21 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Calm and collected Gavin gets off to good start at Carnoustie

PETALING JAYA: National No. 1 golfer Gavin Kyle Green got off to a great start in the 147th British Open to keep alive a dream of making the cut for his first Major championship.

18 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Chong Wei faces Glasgow ghost Leverdez in first round of World Championships

KUALA LUMPUR: As fate would have it, national badminton ace Lee Chong Wei will have France’s Brice Leverdez standing in his way again in the first round of the World Championships in Nanjing from July 30-Aug 5.

Tough hurdle: Japan’s Kento Momota may be Lee Chong Wei’s opponent in the semi-finals of the World Championships in Nanjing.
17 Jul 2018 | 3:50 PM

Chong Wei to face familiar foes in quest for world title - but not Lin Dan

KUALA LUMPUR: It's deja vu for Lee Chong Wei, as he will begin the quest for his first World Championship badminton title against the same opponent who knocked him out at Glasgow, Scotland, last year.

17 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Gavin in good stead for British Open after good run in Scotland

PETALING JAYA: Gavin Kyle Green (pic) has put himself in the right frame of mind for the British Open after finishing a creditable 19th at the just-concluded Scottish Open.

17 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Blow for Soon Kit

KUALA LUMPUR: Cheah Soon Kit’s reign as the men’s doubles head coach lasted only 13 months.

New role: Cheah Soon Kit is now in charge of the Under-21 squad.
16 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Ashley out to make a solid debut at US Girls’ Junior C’ship

PETALING JAYA: National golfer Ashley Lau Jen Wen is aiming for a fruitful three-week competition stint in the United States starting with a solid show in her US Girls’ Junior championship debut.

15 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Bangkok outing whets Aaron-Wooi Yik’s appetite for better results

PETALING JAYA: National men’s doubles pair Aaron Chia and Soh Wooi Yik vow to build on their solid outing in the Thailand Open as they bid to break into the world top 30 by the end of the year.

14 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Ervin finally lands SAO title

PETALING JAYA: National No. 1 Ervin Chang finally captured the Singapore Amateur Open (SAO) golf championship in his third attempt.

Third time's the charm for Ervin Chang.