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February 13, 2018 1:34 PM Double Dutch delight as Netherlands reign in Olympic speed skating

GANGNEUNG, South Korea: The Netherlands maintained their immaculate speed-skating record at the Pyeongchang Olympics on Tuesday with a Dutch double in the men's 1,500m as Kjeld Nuis stormed to gold ahead of compatriot Patrick Roest. The dominant Dutch have now won all four of the golds up for grabs so far in South Korea in speed skating and currently 34

February 12, 2018 1:48 PM Azizulhasni to focus on Commonwealth, Asian Games

File picture shows Azizulhasni celebrating after winning the bronze medal during the Keirin Finals race at the Rio Olympics on Aug 16. — Malay Mail picNILAI, Feb 12 — World keirin champion, Mohd Azizulhasni Awang has confirmed he will be concentrating on preparations for the Commonwealth Games and Asian Games this year. The national cycling champion 25

February 9, 2018 7:41 AM Denied US flag with coin toss, Davis snubs opening ceremony

Shani Davis, who has won two Olympic golds and two silvers, became the first black athlete to claim an individual Winter Olympics gold medal in 2006. ― Reuters picPYEONGCHANG, Feb 9 ― American speed skater Shani Davis will not march at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics opening ceremony after losing out on a coin toss to carry his country's flag, a US spokesman 34

February 8, 2018 2:46 AM Four-time Olympic luger Hamlin named US flag bearer

PYEONGCHANG: Erin Hamlin, a four-time Olympian, was named Thursday by the US Olympic Committee as the American flag bearer for Friday's opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. Two-time world champion Hamlin was chosen by a vote of US Olympians in South Korea and will become the fourth luger to serve as flag bearer, the first since 2010. Hamlin 32

February 1, 2018 3:20 AM See this new clip from animated comedy ‘Early Man’ (VIDEO)

LOS ANGELES, Feb 1 — Lionsgate and Aardman Animation have released a new clip for upcoming prehistoric animated comedy Early Man. The film features the voice talents of Eddie Redmayne, Tom Hiddleston, Maisie Williams, Timothy Spall, Richard Ayoade, Selena Griffiths, Mark Williams, Timothy Spall, Johnny Vegas, Gina Yashere and Simon Greenall. Early Man tells 93

January 13, 2018 12:28 PM London store Harrods to remove Diana statue

A sale sign is seen at dawn on the outside of the Harrods store in Knightsbridge in London January 5, 2018. — Reuters picLONDON, Jan 13 — London luxury department store Harrods said today it was taking down a statue of the late Princess Diana and her boyfriend Dodi Al Fayed and returning it to former owner Mohamed Al Fayed. Al Fayed commissioned the bronze 138

December 8, 2017 11:13 AM Jun Hoong to focus on staying injury-free

KUALA LUMPUR: National diving queen, Cheong Jun Hoong has pledged to do her best at the Commonwealth and Asian Games in 2018 while hoping to stay free of injuries during the period. The 27-year-old diver from Perak who has been saddled with back injuries for some time said she would try to continue competing after becoming the first Malaysian to win a world 46

December 3, 2017 2:37 PM Siti Safiyah delivers Malaysia’s second silver in Las Vegas

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 3 — National women’s elite kegler, Siti Safiyah Amirah Abdul Rahman won Malaysia’ s second silver medal in the 2017 World Bowling Championships held in Las Vegas, United States on Saturday (Sunday in Malaysia). The 2017 World Cup silver medallist accumulated 5,048 pinfalls in the all-event involving singles, doubles, trios and also team of five event 10

December 1, 2017 9:27 AM Mei Kuan-Meng Yean sail into Korea Masters Semifinals

KUALA LUMPUR: Women's doubles pair, Chow Mei Kuan-Lee Meng Yean continued their winning style by securing a semi-final berth at the Korea Masters badminton championship. After outclassing top seeds Jongkolphan Kititharakul-Rawinda Prajongjai of Thailand 21-13, 21-12 in the second round yesterday, the duo defeated South Korea's Chae Yoo Jung-Kim Hye Rin 21-17, 21-8 in 29 minutes 22

November 29, 2017 7:50 AM Muhammad Akmal misses bronze in recurve

KUALA LUMPUR: Muhammad Akmal Nor Hasrin today missed out on the men's recurve bronze medal at the Asian Archery Championships in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The national archer who featured in the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, lost to Wang Dapeng of China, 4-6. Earlier, he struck good form to beat Tao Jin, also of China, 6-2 in the quarter-final. However, Muhammad 11