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New national bowling chief coach Mats Karlsson has a big task for starters. His first assignment will be the World Tenpin Team Cup.
France's Amelie Mauresmo showed world number one Serena Williams she is ready to avenge losing the Paris Indoor Open title in 1999 to her when she set up a final showdown with the American in the US$585,000 tournament yesterday.
The Malaysian Amateur Athletic Union (MAAU) Open in September will be the last chance for athletes to win a place in the Vietnam SEA Games in December.
Sixty-two athletes checked in for the first phase of Vietnam SEA Games centralised training at the National Sports Council (NSC) in Bukit Jalil - and every one of them was unfit.
A road accident two weeks ago did not stop S. Genesan, the country's top long distance runner, from showing up for the Malaysia Amateur Athletics Union (MAAU) orientation programme geared towards the 2003 SEA Games and 2006 Asian Games in Bukit Jalil Wednesday.
The Ng brothers are just raring to go as Malaysia gear up for the World Gymnastics Championships. Elder brother Shu Wai is set to return to China to intensify his training while Shu Mun is so keen on the world meet from Aug 16-24 in Anaheim, US that he has given up his studies.
The door is still open for track and field athletes yet to receive the Malaysian Amateur Athletics Union's (MAAU) offer letters to join their four-year development programme.
At only 16, Qatari Nasser Badr is the oldest gymnast in his national team. The youngest, Abdul Rahman Mohd Al-Naimi, is after all, only seven. And both are bubbling with excitement over the chance to represent the country in the Asian Games.
Qatar, hosts of the 2006 Asian Games, saw their national gymnastics associaton being born just over a year ago. But already, preparations for the Doha Games are in full swing.
It's ang pow time for the Squash Rackets Association of Malaysia (SRAM). In a space of only four days, they have secured a whopping RM3.4 million in sponsorships from two companies.