KOTA BHARU, Feb 14 (Bernama) -- The Malaysian Muaythai Association (MMA) will step up its cooperation with Thailand in a bid to help Malaysian exponents shine on the international stage, said its president Datuk Seri Fared Abdul Ghani.

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 13 (Bernama) -- The former executive chairman of the National Athletes Welfare Foundation (Yakeb), Datuk Paduka Mumtaz Jaafar, feels that whoever is chosen to lead it must be creative, honest about taking care of the wellbeing of former athletes and smart enough to raise funds.

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 12 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has expressed hope that Malaysia will continue to produce more talented motorsport stars, not only as riders or drivers, but also engineers.

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 12 (Bernama) -- Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman has congratulated Nauraj Singh Randhawa for breaking the national indoor high jump record.

The improving performance of national young players will not affect the desire of singles champion Datuk Lee Chong Wei to clinch a slot in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

SEMENYIH, Feb 10 (Bernama) -- Semenyih has the potential to become a bicycle tourism site as the constituency has good cycling tracks and other facilities said Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman.

SEPANG, Feb 7 (Bernama) -- After being recognised as the Best Asian Male Athlete  for 2018, national elite Paralympic athlete Mohamad Ridzuan Mohamad Puzi is determined to defend his gold medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo.