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Athletics 30 Aug 2013 | 7:56 PM

No more free rides for athletes

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Athletics Federation (MAF) have raised the bar by deciding to send athletes under Category A only for the SEA Games in Myanmar in December.

Other Sport 01 Jan 2015 | 9:17 PM

National athletes pitch in for flood relief

KUALA LUMPUR: About 300 national athletes turned up on New Year’s Day to help collect donations from the public for the flood victims in the country.

Other Sport 06 Nov 2013 | 8:50 PM

Number of SEA Games athletes to be finalised Monday

PETALING JAYA: The number of athletes for the Myanmar SEA Games in December is expected to be finalised during the team managers’ meeting on Monday.

Other Sport 31 Jul 2013 | 9:26 PM

NSC to make it compulsory for all athletes to undergo regular medical check-ups

KUALA LUMPUR: The National Sports Council (NSC) intend to make it compulsory for athletes from all sports in the country to undergo regular medical check-ups following the sudden death of cager Jacky Ng Kiat Kee recently.

Athletics 18 Jun 2016 | 8:21 AM

Reaction to IAAF's ban of Russian athletes

(Reuters) - A doping ban that keeps all Russian athletes from taking part in international competition will remain in place, the Council of the International Association of Athletics Federations said at a press conference in Vienna on Friday. Following are reactions from athletes and athletic organisations to the IAAF decision, which casts doubt on whether Russian athletes will compete in the Rio Olympics.

Other Sport 28 Oct 2015 | 4:42 PM

What lies ahead for Korea's forgotten athletes?

SEOUL (Reuters) - Weightlifting champion Kim Byeong-chan died alone, paralysed and penniless after a motorcycle accident cut short his career, and for some former athletes his demise is a consequence of South Korea's ruthless pursuit of sporting excellence.

Other Sport 03 Apr 2005 | 12:00 AM

Chance for athletes to make progress

MALAYSIAN athletes to the first Islamic Solidarity Games will have the rare experience of competing against their counterparts from Africa.

Say what 12 May 2014 | 7:53 PM

More needs to be done for our retired athletes

THE future seems bright if you’re not standing in a national athlete’s shoes.

Football 01 Jun 2018 | 12:39 AM

IOC calls on top athletes to help shape Rights Charter

(Reuters) - The International Olympic Committee on Thursday called on elite athletes to contribute to the creation of a charter aimed at protecting their rights in a rapidly changing sports environment.

Hockey 01 Feb 2018 | 11:42 PM

Factbox - Reaction to CAS ruling on Russian athletes banned for doping

ZURICH (Reuters) - Twenty-eight Russian athletes had their Olympic doping bans overturned and their results from the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi reinstated after their appeals were upheld by sport's highest tribunal CAS on Thursday.