10 September 2021, Malaysia / Singapore: Johor Darul Ta’zim FC are delighted to announce that Discovery, Inc. has acquired ‘Fearless: Rise of the Southern Tigers’ from distributors 108 Media to air across Southeast Asia, Taiwan and Hong Kong. “I am delighted that many parts of Asia will now be able to watch the incredible story of Johor Darul Ta’zim FC and how we work so hard behind the scenes to ensure success on and off the field,” said HRH Major General Tunku Ismail Ibni Sultan Ibrahim, Crown Prince of Johor and JDT owner. Lynn Ng, Head of Content, Asia Pacific, Discovery, Inc....

Kuala Lumpur: Majlis Keselamatan Negara (MKN) disaran supaya mencontohi pendekatan yang dilaksanakan oleh Liga Perdana Inggeris (EPL) bersama Kerajaannya apabila membenarkan kemasukan penyokong bola sepak ke stadium. Ia disuarakan Ahli Jawatankuasa Persatuan Bolasepak Malaysia (FAM), Christopher Raj yang berharap agar MKN dapat melihat dan mengkaji semula kebenaran ke stadium khususnya buat peminat yang sudah menerima lengkap dua dos vaksin. "28,342 kes di sana (kes Covid-19). 60% (peratus) lengkap vaksin. Stadium penuh. "Di Malaysia, skuad negara nak main friendly pun tak lulus. Harap MKN buka mata lihat senario sukan antarabangsa. "Tambah sikit, dua dos vaksin pun belum boleh masuk stadium. Murid yang belum vaksin pula kena masuk...

Industri sukan terus diabaikan. Sejak PKP 3.0 dilaksanakan, rakyat Malaysia yang mengusahakan padang, gelanggang, pusat sukan dan gimnasium terus diabaikan. Pendek kata, tutup kedai. Sukan bukan saja tertumpu kepada atlet profesional. Ia melibatkan juga para pekerja pusat sukan, jurulatih, instructor gimnasium, jurugambar dan ramai lagi. Sejak Total Lockdown dilaksanakan, jumlah kes positif yang disumbangkan sebahagian besar adalah daripada kluster tempat kerja. Hanya beberapa peratus saja melibatkan kluster komuniti apatah lagi kluster yang melibatkan sukan. Negara jiran, Thailand sekarang menjadi tuan rumah #ACL2021 dan sedang berlangsung dengan jayanya menggunakan model sports bubble. Malah, kita ada wakil negara yang bermain di sana. Kita pernah membuka sektor...

Singapore, 25 June 2021 – Coming off the back of their maiden E1 Championship win, Singapore-based Team Flash E-Racing Division announced their partnership with Axle Sports today. They will be competing under Flash Axle Sports at the upcoming 24 hour race at Le Mans on Saturday, 26 June 2021. The race at Circuito de la Sarthe will be held on the rFactor 2 sim-racing platform and is the final race of the global Esports Edurance Series (EES). Flash Axle will be fielding two cars in the race with two teams of three drivers each for the 24 hour race. Car #11 will feature Mohammad Aleef ‘Hamilton’ (SIN),...

KUALA LUMPUR (11 MAY 2021): Ever-tenacious Malaysian, Naquib Azlan was crowned as the champion in the fifth edition of the eRacing GP Global Edition championship. The 20-year-old held off a fierce challenge by Australia's Josh Purwein to claim the title for the first time after being runner up in the previous four Global Editions. Despite starting from the rear of the race, Naquib burned virtual rubber to gradually inch his way to victory and hold off Josh Purwein in the standings by just 7 points after a 10-race season.   The clash proved costly in the "reverse grid" second race when Purwein, not taking chances, shot...

The implementation of corporate governance. Increasing the national talent pool. The chance to work alongside the current leadership in moving forward the national football agenda. These were the rationales given by three candidates vying for the Football Association Malaysia (FAM) Executive Committee (Exco) position; Dato ‘Sri Shahril Mokhtar, Tuan ACP Zulkefly Yahya and Tuan Abdul Aziz Yeop Jamaludin during the upcoming 57th FAM Congress that will take place on the 13 March 2021. As a corporate figure with two decades of experience, Dato ‘Sri Shahril has great ambitions to streamline the governance of FAM as he’s willing to implement the experience that...

COLOURFUL charts. Clear instructions. And all the proper dos and don’ts. Countless standard operating procedures (SOPs) for sports have been released over the last one year to combat the Covid-19 pandemic. The Youth and Sports Ministry and National Sports Council (NSC) have kept themselves busy disseminating the information to the sports community and public. But as most of us were looking to inject life back into sports, some have been quietly doing million ringgit deals. How many know that the sports ministry have approved RM10mil for construction of a sports complex in Jeli, Kelantan, in preparation for the 2026 Malaysia Games (Sukma) this...

The coronavirus, which was first reported in November 2019 in Wuhan province in China, had spread to various countries by January 2020. On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared that the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) as pandemic. Between January 2020 and March 2020, COVID-19 spread to most countries of the world, with countries imposing international travel bans and regionwide lockdowns, to control the spread of the virus. The imposition of such strict measures had an impact on various businesses across the world, including the business of sports. Within days, every major professional sports associations in the country — Football...

“If you can’t help out with cash, you can always offer a helping hand”. That has been the adage that has hold renowned philantropist, Ustaz Ebit Lew (UEL) in good stead ever since he started his humanitarian works since small.   “Ever since I was small, an ustaz taught me, if you don’t have money, you can always help out with your time and efforts. This has been my motto and has been my driving motivation to do good until now.   “Despite what has been said in some quarters, I believe that all my actions will be judged by Allah and I will...

Pengerusi Jawatankuasa Media dan Perhubungan Awam Persatuan Bolasepak Malaysia (FAM) Christopher Raj, mengajak rakyat Malaysia untuk membuat sumbangan kepada Ustaz Ebit Lew dalam usaha mendapatkan 43 ribu tablet untuk kegunaan para pelajar yang memerlukan. Beliau terpanggil untuk membantu usaha pendakwah terkenal itu selepas membaca perkongsian Ustaz Ebit Liew di Facebook. “Sedih membaca perkongsian Ustaz Ebit Lew di Facebook. Sebanyak 43 ribu mesej diterima olehnya yang meminta sumbangan tablet untuk anak2 belajar di rumah. “Satu tablet berharga dalam lingkungan sekitar RM600-RM800. Jumlah keseluruhan tablet pula mungkin mencecah RM30 juta,” tulis Christopher di laman Twitter. Tambahnya lagi, “Sekiranya 15 juta rakyat Malaysia yang berkemampuan dapat menyumbang...