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Sultan of Johor opens Sultan Ibrahim Stadium

The construction began in 2016 and was fully completed this year at a cost of RM200m
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Chris Froome eager to seize ‘second chance’ after injury comeback

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PARIS – Chris Froome (picture) says “it will be a huge relief just to be back in the peloton” next week in the UAE ...

Ahead of Trump opening, world’s biggest cricket stadium raises eyebrows

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NEW DELHI – US President Donald Trump will open the world’s biggest cricket stadium in India next week, but critics ...

The Malaysian Open returns with new sponsor

We are delighted to welcome Bandar Malaysia as title sponsor to our prestigious National Open, says MGA president
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Can anyone stop Australia? Hosts target fifth title at women’s T20 World Cup

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SYDNEY – Mighty Australia go into their home Twenty20 World Cup this week as overwhelming favourites as they look to cement ...

Tokyo Marathon cancelled for 38,000 runners on Covid-19 fears

Major events have been called off or postponed in recent months due to the virus
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India’s ‘Usain Bolt’ buffalo runner turns down sprint trial

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NEW DELHI – A buffalo jockey in India has refused to take part in a track and field trial after his record-setting performance ...
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‘United by Emotion’: Tokyo 2020 unveils Games motto

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JAPAN – Tokyo 2020 organisers on Monday rolled out the motto for this year’s Olympics, “United by Emotion”, ...

Judo master, 97, puts ‘spirit’ above medals at Olympics

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TOKYO – Proudly sporting the red belt marking him out as one of the 15 highest-ranked Japanese judo masters in history, ...

Park lifts Olympic title defence hopes at Australian Open

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AUSTRALIA – Reigning Olympic champion Park In-bee (picture) vaulted into the joint lead at the LPGA Australian Open Friday in ...

Mamat snatches 2nd win at 2020 LTdL

The victory saw Mohd Harrif emerging as Malaysia’s best rider in LTdL history with a total of 3 stage wins
by BERNAMA/ pic by BERNAMA THE 25th edition ...
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Mamat wins penultimate stage of 2020 LTdL

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MALAYSIAN rider Mohd Harrif Saleh (picture) continued his smashing performance by winning the seventh stage of 2020 Le Tour ...