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July 15, 2018 10:30 AM Pacquiao knocks out Matthysse to regain WBA title

WITH the 60th victory of a stellar career, Manny Pacquiao regained the WBA world welterweight title with a TKO of Argentinian Lucas Matthysse in the seventh round at the Axiata Arena, Kuala Lumpur today. At the ripe old age of 39 and without long-time trainer Freddie Roach, Pacquiao showed no signs of slowing down to take his record to an impressive 3

July 10, 2018 11:16 AM Pacman and Matthysse ready to rumble in KL

PETALING JAYA: Eight-division boxing champion Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines is in fighting mood for the biggest boxing match in Kuala Lumpur since Muhammad Ali beat Joe Bugner world heavyweight title bout at Stadium Merdeka in 1975. Pacquiao, also known as Pacman, declared himself ready for Sunday's WBA welterweight title fight against Lucas Matthysse 4

July 1, 2018 7:22 AM Korea's Ryu charges into lead at Women's PGA Championship

KILDEER, United States: South Korea's Ryu So-yeon used a hot putter and a lucky bounce on No. 7 to seize a three-shot lead heading into the final round of the Women's PGA Championship on Saturday. The two-time major champion, who celebrated her 28th birthday on Friday, started the day tied with Brooke Henderson for the top spot but gained five strokes 10

July 1, 2018 5:16 AM 1MDB probe: Najib's former special officer freed on bail

PUTRAJAYA: The former special officer to former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak who was remanded since last Monday to assist in the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission's (MACC) investigation into the case related to 1Malaysian Development Berhad (1MDB), was released today. Magistrate Muhammad Bukhari Md Ruslan ordered the 42-year-old man with a title 6

June 30, 2018 12:43 PM Lee sets up Malaysia Open final clash with Momota

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei set up a sensational final clash against Japan's Kento Momota at the Malaysia Open after an easy 21-18, 21-15 victory over Indonesia's Tommy Sugiarto in the semifinals on Saturday. The triumph meant Lee, 35, extended his win ratio against Sugiarto to 17-0 following the 53-minute victory. Favourite Lee has won the Malaysia 10

June 30, 2018 7:00 AM Tiger equals best comeback score, leaps into National hunt

POTOMAC, United States: Tiger Woods roared into contention for his first victory since 2013, matching the best round of his injury comeback with a five-under par 65 Friday at the US PGA Quicken Loans National. With a spectacular chip-in and four putts beyond 15 feet among his seven birdies, the 14-time major winner stood on five-under 135 after 36 holes 9

June 30, 2018 5:16 AM Nadal to play in Brisbane ahead of Australian Open

BRISBANE, Australia: World number one Rafael Nadal will launch his 2019 Australian campaign at the Brisbane International in January, organisers said on Saturday. The Spaniard first played the tournament last year and went on to reach the final of the Australian Open against Roger Federer. "I am really looking forward to starting another season in Brisbane 8

June 29, 2018 7:43 AM AirAsia signs up as Official Airline Partner for Asean WESG

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian low-cost airline, AirAsia has come on board as the Official Airline Partner for the World Electronic Sports Games (WESG) in Asean countries. The WESG is an international esports championship organised by Alisports, the sports branch of Alibaba Group. According to AirAsia in a statement today, the sponsorship deal with Agri Mind Sdn Bhd, which 4

June 29, 2018 7:30 AM Local players look forward to Sarawak golf championship

KUCHING: Malaysia's professional golfer Ben Leong is looking forward to next week's Sarawak Championship at the Damai Golf and Country Club Course near here from July 4 to 7. "It is a nice golf course in great shape and beautiful scenery and I am sure golfers will enjoy playing there," said Ben at a press conference here today. Ben is ranked 40 in the Asian 6

June 29, 2018 5:07 AM More than 30 international golfers in Kuching for Asian Tour Championship (Video)

KUCHING: More than 30 Asian Tour champions from 20 different countries are expected to vie in the inaugural RM1.21 million Sarawak Championship next week. Gaganjeet Bhullar of India, who holds eight Asian Tour titles, will feature in the event alongside 2017 Rookie of the Year Micah Lauren Shin of the United States, Xiao Bowen of China and Thailand's 20