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Groenen takes the Netherlands to World Cup final

Judo ace throws Dutch toward unlikely World Cup glory
By AFP LYON • The Netherlands’ rise as a force in women’s football continued on Wednesday as ...

Tomic stripped of £45,000 Wimbledon prize money for tanking

by AFP/ pic by AFP
Australia’s Bernard Tomic (picture) was stripped of his entire £45,000 ($56,600) Wimbledon prize money on Thursday for tanking ...

Lampard returns to Chelsea as head coach

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Frank Lampard (picture) was appointed Chelsea head coach on Thursday, confirming a dramatic return for one of the club’s ...

FAM’s U-15 centralised training at NSC ‘wasteful’

By BERNAMA / Graphic By ANIS SHAMSUL
THE decision by the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) to hold the national under-15 (U-15) squad’s ...

US into World Cup final as penalty miss costs England

Morgan’s first-half header pushes the US past England 2-1
By AFP LYON • Alex Morgan scored what proved to be the winner, but hailed goalkeeper Alyssa ...

Teenage Gauff stuns Venus as Osaka, Tsitsipas, Zverev suffer Wimbledon wipeout

Youngest player ever to qualify for the tournament defeats her idol in 2 rounds
By AFP LONDON • Wimbledon hailed a new queen on Monday when 15-year-old ...

Madagascar shocks Nigeria to extend Cup of Nations fairytale

‘Minnows’ on the road to victory after unexpected win dumbfounds Super Eagles
By AFP ALEXANDRIA • Africa Cup of Nations newcomers Madagascar pulled off ...

Rapinoe knocks out host, fires US into World Cup semi-finals

By AFP
PARIS • Megan Rapinoe (picture) stole the headlines again as her brace took the US through to the semi-finals of the women’s World Cup ...

Bos Gaurus squad gets RM150,000 for advancing to FA Cup final

By BERNAMA / Graphic By ANIS SHAMSUL
THE Perak state government has announced a bonus of RM150,000 to the state football team for advancing to the 2019 ...

2034 World Cup: Youth and Sports Ministry to meet China envoy – Syed Saddiq

by BERNAMA/ pic by BERNAMA
Following ASEAN’s announcement that it will launch a joint bid to host the FIFA World Cup in 2034, the Youth and ...

Rampant Mercedes revisit scene of darkest hour

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Five days after a one-two triumph so comprehensive it sparked heated debate about Formula One’s future, Lewis Hamilton’s ...

FAM nominates Herold Goulon’s goal for FIFA Puskas Award

by BERNAMA / pic by BERNAMA
The Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) will be nominating Pahang defender Herold Goulon’s goal for the ...