5:58 pm April 19, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia’s sporting community mourned the passing over the weekend of top badminton umpire Unang Sukardja, best remembered for officiating what is widely considered one of the greatest matches of all time.
2:46 pm April 19, 2015 | No Comment
The newly elected president of the Football Association of Indonesia, or PSSI, has vowed to fight back against the government after his body was suspended by the youth and sports ministry.
1:37 pm April 17, 2015 | No Comment
Expatriate pool players in Asia will compete on May 9 in the Asia Expat Pool Challenge — Super Singles Championship 2015.
11:46 am April 17, 2015 | No Comment
A fuzzy ball the size of an orange shunts along a slanted ledge before dropping to the floor and bouncing onto the strings of a waiting wooden racquet.
11:34 am April 17, 2015 | No Comment
Thousands of dead fish have washed up over the past week in a lagoon in Rio de Janeiro that will host rowing and canoeing events at next year’s Olympic Games.
10:41 am April 17, 2015 | No Comment
Manama. Kimi Raikkonen is enjoying being at Ferrari more than ever this season. “I must say, in the past when I was here at Ferrari they were good times and it was a good atmosphere,” the Finn, whose 2007 title makes him the Italian team’s most recent Formula One champion, told reporters at the Bahrain Grand Prix on Thursday. “But this year […]
8:09 am April 17, 2015 | No Comment
The sale of historic French soccer club FC Sochaux by carmaker Peugeot to a Chinese high-tech company has sparked a cultural revolution in the grey industrial bastion.
9:43 pm April 16, 2015 | No Comment
Assuming this weekend’s Indonesian Football Association elections go smoothly and assuming the stalled domestic league season can get back on track at the end of the month, then perhaps the powers that be can turn their attention to the small matter of the 2018 World Cup qualifiers, which begin in June.
8:09 pm April 16, 2015 | 1 Comment
Singapore-based mixed martial arts organization ONE Championship is looking to up the ante in the Asian market as US rival Ultimate Fighting Championship launches in the Philippines in May. ONE Championship is set to hold its own blockbuster event on April 24 at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City. Both organizations rule their […]
6:21 pm April 16, 2015 | No Comment
Hanoi. Six Vietnamese players were banned for life by the country’s football federation (VFF) on Wednesday after being found guilty of match-fixing a domestic league game in 2014. The former Dong Nai players also received a combined fine of 130 million dong ($6,024) for rigging the V.League match last year in return for a 200 […]
6:14 pm April 16, 2015 | No Comment
London. In football’s managerial menagerie where charisma can be as hard to discern as talent, Juergen Klopp, a man richly blessed with both qualities, is going to find himself Europe’s most wanted after walking away from Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday. The 47-year-old has the presence, the ability and the medals for even the greatest clubs […]