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February 22, 2018 8:10 AM USA women beat Canada to end 20-year Olympic drought

Gigi Marvin of the US carries a national flag as she celebrates her team's victory over Canada in Gangneung, February 22, 2018. — Reuters picGANGNEUNG, Feb 22 — The United States won Olympic women's ice hockey gold for the first time in 20 years today, edging four-time defending champion Canada 3-2 in a dramatic penalty shootout in the Pyeongchang Winter 7

February 22, 2018 1:08 AM Good night and good morning as Muguruza wins late Dubai duel

Elina Svitolina makes a return during her match on the second day of the WTA Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championship in February 21, 2018. — AFP picDUBAI, Feb 22 — Defending champion and top seed Elina Svitolina toiled for more than two hours to reach the Dubai quarter-finals while second seed Garbine Muguruza had to wait until 2 am to complete her opening 7

February 20, 2018 8:28 AM Possible sequel for ‘Surf This Love: Gelora Juara’

‘Surf This Love: Gelora Juara’” is the first Malaysian movie to centre on surfing. — Cinema Online picKUALA LUMPUR, 20 Feb – Waan Hafiz, director of Malaysia’s first surfing movie Surf This Love: Gelora Juara, teases that a possible sequel could happen if his movie does well at the box office. At the gala premiere of his latest movie, held at mmCineplexes 10

February 20, 2018 8:13 AM Japanese drifters amazed Johor crowd

TOYO Tires was at the third round of the Toyota Gazoo Race Series, held at Medini Iskandar Puteri in Johor, a month ago. Three-time all-Japan D1 drift champion and drift world record holder, Masato Kawabata of Team Toyo Tires Drift trust and “Drift Samurai” Takahiro Imamura wowed the crowd with their skills on Jan 19-20. Throughout the weekend Kawabata 10

February 19, 2018 5:21 AM Venier sets women’s downhill pace with Goggia, Vonn on her tail

Stephanie Venier of Austria is seen at the start of the women's downhill training in Pyeongchang. ― Reuters picPYEONGCHANG, Feb 19 ― Stephanie Venier set the fastest time in second training for the women's downhill at the Winter Olympics today but race favourites Sofia Goggia and Lindsey Vonn were close behind. Austrian Venier, ninth in the World Cup downhill 14

February 19, 2018 2:26 AM Watson’s wait ends with third Riviera triumph

Bubba Watson poses with the championship trophy following the final round of the Genesis Open golf tournament at Riviera Country Club. ― Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports/Reuters picLOS ANGELES, Feb 19 ― Bubba Watson fired a two-under-par 69 yesterday to win an emotional third Genesis Open title, ending a drought that stretched back to his 2016 triumph 12

February 17, 2018 11:03 PM Azizulhasni vows to battle for fans

Azizulhasni (third from right) fails to win the keirin title he last captured in 2015. — Picture by Azneal IshakNILAI, Feb 18 — Keirin world champion Azizulhasni Awang target of reclaiming his Asian crown fell flat at the Nilai Velodrome yesterday. Azizulhasni, the first Malaysian to be crowned world champion in his pet event in Hong Kong last year, could 8

February 17, 2018 7:43 AM ‘Ice Prince’ Hanyu reigns with second skating gold

GANGNEUNG, Feb 17 — Japan’s Yuzuru Hanyu clinched the first back-to-back men’s Olympic figure skating title in more than six decades today to cement his status as the “Ice Prince” of the modern era. The 23-year-old superstar made light of a three-month injury hiatus to emulate American Dick Button, who won gold in 1948 and 1952. Hanyu led a Japanese 10

February 17, 2018 2:42 AM Woods misses cut at Riviera

Tiger Woods lines up a putt on the second green during the second round of the Genesis Open golf tournament at Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisides, California, February 16, 2018. — Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports /Reuters picLOS ANGELES, Feb 17 — Tiger Woods missed the cut at the Genesis Open yesterday, racking up eight bogeys in a five-over par 76 at Riviera 10

February 16, 2018 12:15 AM Tiger Woods one-over in roller-coaster return to Riviera

Tiger Woods plays his shot on the 12th hole during the first round of the Genesis Open at Riviera Country Club on February 15, 2018 in Pacific Palisades, California. — AFP picLOS ANGELES, Feb 16 — A lost ball, some errant drives and some “really silly bogeys” added up to a one-over-par 72 for Tiger Woods in his return to Riviera Country club yesterday 8