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Woods wins 15th major title with dazzling Masters victory

AUGUSTA • Tiger Woods completed an epic comeback from career-threatening injury and scandal by winning the 83rd Masters on Sunday, capturing his 15th major ...

Dominant Hamilton wins 1,000th race in Mercedes one-two

SHANGHAI • Lewis Hamilton won the 1,000th Formula One grand prix yesterday after grabbing the lead from Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas at the first ...

Schauffele says loss to Tiger at Masters ‘like a dream’

By FRANK PINGUE
Xander Schauffele (picture), in only his second Masters, was alone atop the leaderboard for a brief moment during the late stages of ...

Arie Irawan meant so much to so many

News of his death stunned everybody who knew Arie, an international player who travelled all over the world playing golf
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Make way, the ‘hat man’ cometh!

Arguably, every professional golfer who gets to play on the major Tours harbours ambitions of being among the best, if not the No 1 in the world. But, what ...

The Genting Challenge a boost for Junior Golf

Genting Malaysia Bhd has come forward to boost junior golf by sponsoring the inaugural Borneo versus Peninsular Malaysia Junior Matchplay held at Awana ...

Malaysian golfer dies in hotel room in China

By REUTERS / Pic By AFP
HONG KONG • Malaysian golfer Arie Irawan died of “apparent natural causes” yesterday in his hotel room on the Chinese resort ...

Solskjaer named permanent Manchester United manager

LONDON – Manchester United have appointed Ole Gunnar Solskjaer (picture) as their permanent manager on a three-year contract, the Premier League club ...

Winning ways of the Maybank Championship

…event that’s special in so many ways
By SHIV DAS While the world’s top 50 players were not at the just-ended 2019 Maybank Championship, it was ...

Sterling calls for stadium ban as racist abuse overshadows five-star England

Raheem Sterling (picture) believes UEFA should punish alleged racist chanting aimed at England players in Monday’s 5-1 win over Montenegro in ...

Hend pips Elvira in playoff at Maybank Championship

By REUTERS / Pic By AFP
Australian Scott Hend (picture) beat Spanish overnight leader Nacho Elvira with a birdie on the first playoff hole to win the ...

Shock, tributes after pivotal F1 figure’s sudden death

MELBOURNE • Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel expressed shock yesterday as the sudden death of long-standing race director Charlie Whiting plunged ...