10:30 am April 7, 2015 | No Comment
Usain Bolt is happy with his condition in the leadup to August's world championships and will not be denied more sprint gold by American Justin Gatlin, according to his coach Glen Mills.
6:55 pm April 3, 2015 | 3 Comments
Jakarta. The Indonesian sports agency whose violation of an Olympic trademark almost cost the country its hosting of the 2018 Asian Games has decided to back down from its belligerent stance. The Indonesian National Sports Committee, or KONI, decided earlier this week to end its use of the Olympics’ “five rings” in its logo, said KONI […]
1:01 pm March 25, 2015 | No Comment
All Malaysian athletes taking part in Southeast Asian Games in June will have undergone a doping test before arriving in Singapore, the country's sports minister said.
11:31 am March 13, 2015 | 1 Comment
Jakarta. Organizers of the annual BII Maybank Bali Marathon plan to limit the number of participants this year after the huge rise in attendance since the inaugural race in 2012. “In the first year of the event, we had 2,000 runners from 43 countries taking part in the event,” BII president director Taswin Zakaria said […]
8:42 pm February 14, 2015 | No Comment
Multiple world record-holder and six-time Olympic gold medal winner Usain Bolt will retire after the 2017 World Championships in London, the Jamaican told British newspaper The Daily Mail.
7:40 pm December 9, 2014 | No Comment
A South African judge on Tuesday delayed a ruling on whether to allow the prosecution to appeal against Oscar Pistorius's five-year prison sentence for killing his girlfriend, saying she needed more time.
9:00 pm December 8, 2014 | No Comment
A South African judge will rule on Tuesday on whether to grant a state appeal that would open the way for Oscar Pistorius to serve more time behind bars for shooting his girlfriend.
8:39 pm October 27, 2014 | No Comment
South African state prosecutors said on Monday they would appeal a culpable homicide verdict and five-year jail term handed down to fallen track star Oscar Pistorius.
1:19 pm October 17, 2014 | No Comment
Oscar Pistorius will be committed to the hospital wing of one of South Africa's toughest prisons if the double-amputee Olympic track star is sentenced to jail time for killing his girlfriend, the head of the prison service said on Thursday.
10:45 am October 15, 2014 | No Comment
Friends and colleagues of Mohammad Sarengat paid their last respects to the Indonesian sprinting great as he was laid to rest in a military burial at Jeruk Purut Public Cemetery, South Jakarta, on Tuesday. Sarengat died at the age of 75 on Monday in South Jakarta’s Pondok Indah Hospital after suffering multiple strokes in recent […]
6:52 pm October 13, 2014 | 1 Comment
Famed athlete Mohammad Sarengat, the first Indonesian to win Asian Games gold, on the 100-meter sprint, died at Pondok Indah Hospital on Monday at the age of 74.
5:50 pm October 13, 2014 | No Comment
It took 10 years for an Argentine to win the Buenos Aires Marathon — and that after Mariano Mastromarino was nearly thrown out as a suspected intruder.
2:30 pm October 6, 2014 | No Comment
North Koreans lined the streets of Pyongyang to welcome home their Asia Games athletes, state media said on Monday, but there was no reported appearance by the communist country's sports-fanatic leader.
12:00 pm October 5, 2014 | No Comment
The 17th Asian Games came to a close on Saturday, bringing an end to two weeks of intense competition, drama and controversy that shone a light on the best and worst of a region that will host the world's biggest events for the next decade.
2:22 pm September 30, 2014 | No Comment
Tai Cheau Xuen, who won a gold medal in wushu for Malaysia at the Asian Games, has been expelled from the event and stripped of her medal because of a failed drugs test.
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