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The Malaysian Amateur Athletic Union (MAAU) have named 70 athletes for a special training programme geared towards the 2006 Asian Games in Doha, Qatar.
Hurdler Moh Siew Wei contemplated to quit after a poor outing in the Busan Asian Games last October.
Forward Mohamed Anwar Ali and midfielder Abbas Nekmat, the experienced players from the Malaysian team who won the Under-18 FIH World Youth Festival tournament in Poznan last year, have been dropped from the team for the Under-19 invitational tournament, which begins on Sunday at the National Hockey Stadium in Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur.
A Japanese karate instructor will be in Malaysia for a short stint this month to help improve the routine presentation and fighting techniques of the national exponents.
Busan Asian Games bronze medallist Farah Begum Abdullah is facing a bleak new year. The senior national diver stands accused of indiscipline and has been dropped from the national squad under the 2006 programme.
The national Under-19 team go into their third #8211; and toughest #8211; international outing when they take on South Korea in the opening match of the MHF Under-19 International Invitational at the National hockey Stadium in Bukit Jalil.
Indian middle-distance runner Sunita Rani has lashed out at sports officials and the media after being cleared of doping charges.
American Bill Hall will not be the chief coach of the national bowling team. The Malaysian Tenpin Bowling Congress' (MTBC) secretary, Sidney Tung, said yesterday that they would name a new foreign chief coach soon.
The gravy train has come to a halt. And all the sports associations will have to brace themselves for a reduction in the funding from the National Sports Council (NSC) from this year.
Karate exponents in Penang finally have a home to call their own with the opening of the Goshin-Ryu Centre of Excellence yesterday. The centre will also serve as a national training camp.