From Mazani Chan Yat Sin COPENHAGEN, (Denmark), Aug 26 (Bernama) -- Despite not having recovered fully from a groin injury, world number one Datuk Lee Chong Wei still packed too much power to dispose Lee Dong Kuen of South Korea 21-11, 21-12 in a first round BWF World Championships match at the Ballerup Super Arena, here.
From Mazani Chan Yat Sin COPENHAGEN, Aug 26 (Bernama) -- Nerves got the better of Malaysia's women's singles player Sannatasah Saniru in her maiden BWF Badminton World Champion here.
IPOH, Aug 20 (Bernama) -- The Perak state government has come forward to sponsor young chess player Puteri Rabiatul Adawiyah Mat Zaki, seven, to a tune of RM5,000, to assist her participation in the 10th Asia Junior Chess Championships in Taichung City, Taiwan from Aug 23 to 30.
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 15 (Bernama) -- Malaysian squash queen Datuk Nicol David is eyeing her ninth CIMB Malaysian Open Championship title at NU Sentral retail mall here next week.
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 12 (Bernama) -- An independent panel will be set up to conduct a performance audit on the 2011-2014 National Sports Council (MSN) Elite Programme, said Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin.
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 12 (Bernama) -- Although the Youth and Sports Ministry has not set any medal target for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games, it is hoped that the athletes will record personal bests.
KLUANG, Aug 8 (Bernama) -- Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaludin wants the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) and national badminton head coach Rashid Sidek to find an amicable solution to their squabble.