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August 19, 2018 9:34 AM Poor start for wushu world champion Weng Son

JAKARTA: Going to the Asian Games as the 2017 world champion did not appear to add any clout to Wong Weng Son in the men's changquan event today. The gold medalist of the 2017 World Championship ended in the ninth position out of 17 participants after collecting 9.59 points in the event held at Dewan B, Jakarta International Expo. Another national representative 101

August 15, 2018 11:29 AM Stolen 12th century Indian Buddha statue found in London

LONDON: A 12th century bronze Buddha statue stolen from an Indian museum 57 years ago has surfaced in London and is now being returned to the country, police said Wednesday. The statue with silver inlay was one of 14 stolen from the Archaeological Survey of India site museum in Nalanda in the east of the country in 1961. It was spotted at a trade fair in Britain 121

August 3, 2018 9:58 AM Malaysia garner a silver and bronze at World University Wushu

KUALA LUMPUR: The national junior wushu squad continued their commendable performance by adding a silver and a bronze medal on the second day of the 2018 FISU World University Wushu Championship in Macau, today. Malaysia who collected a bronze in the opening day yesterday, claimed a silver medal via Khaw Jun Lim in the men's Changquan event with 9.45 points 108

May 8, 2018 12:32 PM Caretaker Sarawak Chief Minister opens Pandelela Rinong Aquatic Centre

KUCHING: The Pandelela Rinong Aquatic Centre here was officially opened today by caretaker Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg. The centre served as one of two centrepieces of the 2016 Malaysia Games (Sukma) and was renamed the Pandelela Rinong Aquatic Centre in honour of Malaysia's diving queen who won silver and bronze medals 18

April 30, 2018 9:31 AM Noraseela confident athletics squad could end medal drought in Jakarta

KUALA LUMPUR: After failing to end the 16-year medal drought at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia early this month, the national athletics squad must now work hard to end the 12-year medal drought at the Jakarta-Palembang Asian Games in August. Malaysia last tasted podium success at the regional Games in 2006 Doha edition, when women's 104

April 24, 2018 12:33 PM Hakimi plans Asian Games preparation in Europe

KUALA LUMPUR: After failing to make an impact in the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, triple jumper Muhammad Hakimi Ismail is now putting his focus on the Asian Games in Jakarta-Palembang in August. The 27-year-old athlete acknowledged he has to work hard to record jumps near 17m if he wants to be one of the main contenders in the championships 89

April 15, 2018 2:58 AM Commonwealth gold a morale booster for Amy to face Asian Games challenges

Amy Kwan poses with her gold medal after winning the individual ribbon event at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast April 13, 2018. ― Reuters picSEPANG, April 15 — Winning a gold medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games is indeed a major morale booster for national rhythmic gymnast Amy Kwan to be more competitive at the Asian Games scheduled for Sept 18-22 in Jakarta 64

April 14, 2018 3:58 PM All hopes now on Chong Wei, women’s doubles

Datuk Lee Chong Wei will again need to shoulder the burden of chasing gold. — Reuters picOLD COAST, April 14 — With the curtains coming down on the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games tomorrow, Malaysia’s hopes for additional gold medals rest on the shoulders of Datuk Lee Chong Wei in the badminton men’s singles and the women’s doubles pair of Vivian 56

April 14, 2018 2:34 PM Peng Soon-Liu Ying clinch bronze in mixed doubles

G Chan Peng Soon and Goh Liu Ying (MAS) of Malaysia managed to contribute a bronze to Malaysia's badminton medal tally. — Reuters pic OLD COAST, April 14 — National mixed doubles pair Chan Peng Soon-Goh Liu Ying clinched the bronze medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Peng Soon-Liu Ying edged Indian pair Satwik Rankireddy-Ashwini Ponnappa with a 21-19, 21-19. Earlier 67

April 14, 2018 12:41 PM Nur Dhabitah, Kimberly take 11th, 10th places in 3m springboard

GOLD COAST, April 14 — National women’s divers today failed miserably in the individual 3m springboard to claim last two places in the 2018 Commonwealth Games. In the final at Optus Aquatic Centre, Nur Dhabitah Sabri completed five jumps to collect 264.90 points to take the 11th position while junior diver Kimberly Bong was placed 10th with 270.10 points 67