5:43 pm January 24, 2015 | No Comment
Jakarta. Indonesian racing driver Sean Gelael is set to compete in the Formula Renault 3.5 Series this year with venerated British constructor Carlin, which has long groomed promising young drivers for the pinnacle of the sport: Formula One. Carlin, which sat out the 2014 season of the racing series known as FR3.5, raced Sean in […]
5:36 pm January 24, 2015 | No Comment
Jakarta. Perennial title contender Sriwijaya FC has vowed to take this Sunday’s semifinal clash against Persela Lamongan in the preseason SCM Cup seriously as it seeks to kick off the upcoming Indonesian Super League season with a positive mind-set. The Palembang, South Sumatra-based side, the ISL champion in the 2011-2012 season, has made some promising […]
5:32 pm January 24, 2015 | No Comment
Jakarta. Jaya Raya Jakarta has set its sights on a third straight women’s title at the Djarum Superliga badminton team tournament that kicks off in Bali on Sunday without top challenger Unisys of Japan taking part this year. The defending champion and top seed has been drawn in Group C of the tournament alongside Mutiara […]
8:06 pm January 22, 2015 | No Comment
Tim Cahill came to Australia's rescue again on Thursday, scoring two goals, one of them among the most spectacular ever seen at an Asian Cup, to lead the host-nation into the semi-finals.
6:05 pm January 22, 2015 | No Comment
There are still a few weeks to the start of the Indonesian Super League season but it looks like fans can expect a more “European” experience in the months ahead with several clubs opting for players with a proven track record in Europe.
4:00 pm January 22, 2015 | No Comment
Top seeds Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams barely moved out of second gear but still underlined their superior skills with thumping second round victories over Russian opponents at the Australian Open on Thursday.
8:00 am January 22, 2015 | No Comment
Jakarta. Musica Champion Kudus has secured the services of South Korean ace Lee Yong-dae as it seeks to win the Djarum Superliga men’s title for a third straight year. Lee was invited to play for the side at last year’s tournament in Surabaya but missed out because of a ban that was later lifted upon […]
7:30 am January 22, 2015 | No Comment
Jakarta. Having secured a place in the SCM Cup 2015 semifinals by edging out Persela Lamongan on Tuesday, Arema Indonesia now wants more, as it aims to end the group stage on top of the heap. With six points, Arema leads Group B and it only needs one point to top the group when it […]
5:54 am January 22, 2015 | No Comment
Toronto. The Los Angeles Lakers unseated the New York Knicks as the NBA’s most valuable team, worth $2.6 billion, according to a Forbes poll released on Wednesday that showed the average team value rose 74 percent from last year. The average NBA team’s value rose to $1.1 billion from $634 million last year, a jump […]
9:00 pm January 21, 2015 | No Comment
Struggling Rafael Nadal survived a mighty scare before joining Roger Federer and Andy Murray in the men's third round at the Australian Open on Wednesday.
5:05 pm January 21, 2015 | No Comment
Melbourne. The Asian Cup knockout stage prepares for lift-off on Thursday with just two Arab countries left in the mix, continuing an alarming trend in recent tournaments. Of the nine teams who traveled more than 7,000 miles (11,300 kilometers) to Australia, only Iraq and the United Arab Emirates reached the quarter-finals as the balance of […]
4:50 pm January 21, 2015 | No Comment
Jakarta. With the selection process far from over, Persebaya Surabaya is hard at work preparing for the SCM Cup 2015, but has settled with only modest goals for the preseason tournament. The East Java side has so far used the event to test some of its foreign players and give its younger footballers more pitch […]
4:44 pm January 21, 2015 | No Comment
Melbourne. The mystery affliction that affected a finger, or fingers, on Roger Federer’s right hand had still not been solved more than an hour after he saw off a spirited performance from Italian journeyman Simone Bolelli at the Australian Open on Wednesday. The 33-year-old Swiss had just been blasted off the court in the first […]
4:13 pm January 21, 2015 | No Comment
Inspirational captain Mile Jedinak is set to return for Australia as the Socceroos and undefeated China battle for a place in the semi-finals of the Asian Cup on Thursday.