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Other Sport 28 Mar 2004 | 12:00 AM

Magazine to promote sports in schools launched

A monthly school sports magazine named I>Sportsunite/Iwas launched yesterday to enhance good sports values among students.

Other Sport 01 Oct 2006 | 12:00 AM

Blame game goes on

One thing is certain. Malaysia flopped miserably at the World Championships in Madrid. Now the team are back, their heads hung low. And the uncertainty has begun.

Other Sport 31 Aug 2012 | 12:00 AM

Three wise men’s view of Malaysian sports

PETALING JAYA: As Malaysia celebrates its 55th Independence Day today, three top Malaysian sports officials – Datuk Sieh Kok Chi, Datuk Wira Mazlan Ahmad and Datuk Peter Velappan – take a walk down memory lane.

Other Sport 30 Oct 2012 | 12:00 AM

Spain needs the Olympics Games more than ever

PARIS: Madrid winning the right to host the 2020 Olympic Summer Games would deliver just the boost that is needed as Spain battles against a gruelling recession, the bid leader Alejandro Blanco told AFP in an interview.

Other Sport 14 Apr 2013 | 12:00 AM

Sports can mend where politicking hurts

IT’S general election time in Malaysia and I’m sure that a lot of lobbying, campaigning and politicking are going on to win the hearts of the voters.

Cricket 20 Mar 2014 | 4:23 PM

First Maori matches considered catalyst for New Zealand game

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand is hosting its first senior matches between Maori sides this weekend with organisers hoping to tap indigenous talent and drive an increase in playing numbers for the nation's top summer sport.

Football 15 Jun 2016 | 10:21 AM

Anglo-Welsh rivalry to reach new peak on the pitch

(Reuters) - A rivalry dating back 137 years will reach a new level of intensity in Lens on Thursday when England and Wales meet at a major tournament for the first time.

Athletics 14 Mar 2017 | 8:47 PM

Disappointed South Africa denies skimping on Commonwealth Games budget

DURBAN (Reuters) - South Africa’s government has expressed disappointment at the decision to strip Durban of the right to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games, saying the budget it had guaranteed for the event was sufficient.

Football 04 Jul 2018 | 5:00 AM

Is Neymar Black? Brazil and the Painful Relativity of Race

EVER SINCE HIS ‘IT’S NOT LIKE I’M BLACK, YOU KNOW?’ COMMENT, NEYMAR HAS SERVED AS A FOCAL POINT IN BRAZIL’S CULTURAL RECKONING WITH RACISM, WHITENING, IDENTITY AND PUBLIC POLICY.

Community Sports 17 Aug 2018 | 12:00 AM

Torch run hits Kuala Lumpur streets

A TORCH Run held to promote the Asia Pacific Masters Games (APMG) 2018 passed through the streets of Kuala Lumpur, ahead of the games that will be held in Penang next month.