PETALING JAYA: A Second-half pep talk from national coach Tan Cheng Hoe resurrected the Malaysian team's spirits, but it was not quite enough as they were held 2-2 by Vietnam in the first leg of the AFF Suzuki Cup final at the National Stadium in Bukit Jalil on Tuesday (Dec 11).
Chong Wei tells StarSport’s TAN MING WAI the reasons behind his comeback and hopes that playing badminton again will erase the painful memories of his struggles with nose cancer.
KUALA LUMPUR: There’s no time to waste as mixed doubles head coach Pang Cheh Chang is eager to groom youngsters Chen Tang Jie-Peck Yen Wei into a world-beating combination by end of next year.
(Reuters) - Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku has attributed his sluggish start to the season to a more muscled physique and said he had been staying out of the gym in a bid to improve his form.
PETALING JAYA: Former Asian junior champion Leong Jun Hao has been ruled out for another three months due to a hip injury.
(Reuters) - Juventus striker Cristiano Ronaldo would like Barcelona's Lionel Messi to leave Spain and rekindle their rivalry by joining him in the Italian top flight.
BRUGES (Reuters) - Atletico Madrid were denied top place in Group A of the Champions League on Tuesday after a goalless draw away at Club Bruges in Belgium meant they finished second behind Borussia Dortmund.
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Porto struggled to a 3-2 away victory over Galatasaray in their final Champions League group match on Tuesday but the Turks stayed third in Group D and secured a spot in the Europa League's round of 32.
PETALING JAYA: Mixed doubles pair Chan Peng Soon-Goh Liu Ying have been handed a tough draw in the World Tour Finals starting in Guangzhou tomorrow – but the Malaysians are cool about it.
PETALING JAYA: Doubles shuttlers Kim Astrup-Anders Skaarup Rasmussen will play as independent shuttlers for the first time at the World Tour Finals in Guangzhou starting today due to some problems back at home with the national body.