7:00 am November 22, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesia will start its campaign in the Asean Football Federation Suzuki Cup 2014 when it plays co-host Vietnam in the opening match at My Dinh Stadium, Hanoi, on Saturday. Pundits have said Merah Putih must win the first match to have any chance of qualifying for the semifinals
6:00 am November 22, 2014 | No Comment
With Indonesia due to play host Vietnam in Saturday’s opening match of the Asean Football Federation Suzuki Cup 2014, coach Alfred Riedl can be excused a sense of anticipation. The Austrian coached the Vietnamese national team for some six years, undoubtedly putting in the ground work that led to their first ever AFF Cup triumph in 2010
6:46 pm November 21, 2014 | No Comment
The Indonesian Football Association, or PSSI, has handed out hefty fines and bans ranging from a year to a lifetime to dozens of players and officials their roles in a bizarre second-tier league playoff game that saw five own goals scored.
10:21 am November 21, 2014 | No Comment
American Chris Algieri will complete a rags to riches "real-life Rocky" story against Filipino star Manny Pacquiao on Sunday — just a year after he almost quit the sport.
6:10 pm November 20, 2014 | No Comment
The doping allegation against Malaysian badminton ace Lee Chong Wei left his rival and close friend Taufik Hidayat stunned. “I just can’t believe it until now. I’m not sure that he did it in purpose. Maybe there was a mistake when he was still receiving medication for his injury,” Taufik said. “A world-class player like […]
4:20 pm November 20, 2014 | No Comment
Tokyo. Tokyo is looking to slash the price tag for the 2020 Summer Olympics by $1.7 billion through scrapping or scaling back plans to build new facilities amid fears over spiraling costs. Recent estimates put the bill for the venues, including the construction of 10 new facilities, at 450 billion yen ($3.8 billion)- three times […]
3:52 pm November 20, 2014 | No Comment
Jakarta. Reigning champion Joseph Sirianni of Australia will return to defend his title at the Garuda Indonesia Tennis Open 2014 at the Borobudur Hotel, scheduled to run from Nov. 24-30. Sirianni won last year’s tournament — despite having been absent from international competitions since 2011 — by defeating top local talents, including Indonesia’s highest-ranked […]