Bangsar Hawks Badminton Club (BC) are still struggling to find their winning rhythm after their latest 8-12 defeat to Kepong BC earlier today in their SS Purple League (SSPL) 2017/18 Phase 1 match at the Sports Arena Sentosa, Old Klang Road. Zhang Song Ye of Bangsar Hawks BC edged Kepong BC’s Lim Chi Win 3-2 (4-11, 11-3, 11-9, 8-11, 5-6) in the first men’s singles. But Ayaho Sugino levelled proceedings as the Kepong BC’s women’s singles defeated Bangsar Hawks BC’s Yap Yee 3-2 (11-10, 7-11, 11-4, 10-11, 6-2). The Hawks then took the lead as their pair of Dede Ryan Philip and...

The Ridiculous Obstacle Challenge (R.O.C) Race, the world’s largest inflatable obstacle, made waves as 7,000 participants successfully crossed the finish line during its first ever Asian edition at Forest City, Johor last Saturday. Expectations were high for the first ever R.O.C. Race at the scenic and environment-friendly city and it did not disappoint as participants queued up for registration as early as 5.30am before making their way through the gigantic and unique obstacles. [caption id="attachment_2406" align="alignleft" width="300"] Participants attempting the 'Jump Balls' obstacle during the Ridiculous Obstacle Challenge (R.O.C) Race in Forest City, Johor last Saturday (25 November)[/caption] As soon as the sun...

The iconic adidas Predator boot range makes a comeback after 12 years with the release of the adidas Predator 18 which was introduced at an exclusive launching event at Football Republic, KLCC today. The Predator range of football boots was a huge success for adidas ever since it was first unveiled in 1994 and over a period of 21 years spawned 18 different models. Not surprisingly, it became the first choice for legendary footballers like David Beckham, Zinedine Zidane and Steven Gerrard to name a few. In conjunction with the ‘Skystalker’ pack release, the new Predator 18 was unveiled by adidas Malaysia...

It was a day of goals galore for the top teams in the 2016 Division One TNBMalaysian Hockey League today. Johor-based Tunku Mahkota Ismail Sports School (SSTMI) and TNB Thunderbolt pulverized their meek opponents. SSTMI trounced Bukit Jalil Sports School (BJSS) 6-0 at the Ministry of Education ground while Thunderbolt continued its unbeaten run after two matches by pinning down Politeknik Malaysia 5-1 at the adjacent Kuala Lumpur HA Stadium. In other Division One encounters, defending champions Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) bounced back from Friday’s league opening match 2-3 defeat against Majlis Bandaraya Ipoh (MBI) to turn the tables on NurInsafi with...

SportsFix, ASEAN's leading mobile-centric over-the-top (OTT) streaming platform, has partnered with Football Tribe to cater to the demand for localized sports content for fans in the region. SportsFix, a Malaysian-based company, has been moving steadily in recent months has secured broadcast rights to top football leagues in ASEAN and most recently announced the acquisition of the Italian Serie A distribution rights. The partnership with Football Tribe is a strategic move to complement the live content offering for the fans. “We are a passionate team here at SportsFix as we are always looking for ways to give the best LIVE experience to our...

adidas Football has today re-launched the game’s most iconic boot, the adidas Predator. The Predator 18+ is released as part of the Skystalker pack - alongside the X and NEMEZIZ silos – and takes inspiration from iconic Predator models while being brought up to date through modern tooling and innovation. The Predator 18+ features a black, red and gold colourway and includes an updated Primeknit SOCKFIT COLLAR, engineered to naturally expand to the foot’s shape while ensuring a supportive fit. The Primeknit material includes a layer of CONTROLSKIN for optimal grip in any condition alongside an ANATOMICAL UPPER which mimics the...

The ever breath – taking Forest City of Johor is ready to play host to 7,000 obstacle course addicts as the Ridiculous Obstacle Challenge (R.O.C) Race - the world’s largest inflatable obstacle event rolls into town. As a prime example for future cities in the world, Forest City offers grandiose views and a relaxed environment, a place which is sure to capture the hearts of many, especially participants of the R.O.C. Race who will look to complete all 10 of its obstacles set along a 5km walk and run course. [caption id="attachment_2076" align="alignleft" width="300"] A participant in joyful mood after successfully attempting...

SportsFix, ASEAN's leading mobile-centric over-the-top (OTT) streaming platform, has announced a significant new partnership with international media company MP & Silva to acquire the Italian Serie A TIM for the 2017/2018 season. SportsFix recently signed the deal with the Italian league’s international media rights holders to provide football fans with three LIVE matches weekly via the SportsFix platform (www.sportsfix.tv) in Malaysia, starting this weekend. The Serie A TIM continues to enjoy a strong following in Malaysia, and fans will welcome the return of the live coverage of top teams including defending champion Juventus, AC Milan, Inter Milan, Roma, Lazio, Fiorentina and current...

Ball revealed by Leo Messi, Zinedine Zidane, Alessandro Del Piero, Xabi Alonso and Kaka adidas Football has just revealed Telstar 18, the Official Match Ball for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia. The ball was showcased for the first time by Leo Messi and a host of adidas World Cup winners including Zinedine Zidane, Kaka, Alessandro Del Piero, Xabi Alonso, and Lukas Podolski. [caption id="attachment_1485" align="alignleft" width="225"] The Telstar 18 features an embedded NFC chip – the first time it’s ever been used in an Official Match Ball – making it the most innovative World Cup ball to date and it went...

Skuad B-23 kebangsaan kendalian Datuk Ong Kim Swee akan melakukan persiapan rapi di Mokpo, Korea Selatan dan Nanjing, China bagi menghadapi pusingan akhir Kejuaraan B-23 AFC 2018 di Changshu dan Kunshan, China bermula 10 Januari depan. Program latihan pusat itu telah diperkenan sendiri oleh DYAM Mejar Jeneral Tunku Ismail Ibni Sultan Ibrahim, Tunku Mahkota Johor selaku Presiden Persatuan Bolasepak Malaysia (FAM) selepas baginda bertemu dengan Kim Swee dan Timbalan Presiden FAM, Datuk Wira Mohd Yusoff Mahadi selaku pengurus pasukan di Johor Bahru, Johor, hari ini. Mengikut perancangan program persiapan skuad B-23 kebangsaan ini, kem latihan pusat tempatan akan diadakan selama 20 hari di Johor...