10:16 am October 16, 2014 | No Comment
Off-field distractions are overshadowing the build-up to Saturday's Bledisloe Cup clash in Brisbane with the Wallabies in a state of chaos and the All Blacks exiling a key playmaker.
7:55 pm October 15, 2014 | No Comment
After taking home one silver and one bronze medal in the Asian Games, national weightlifters switch their focus to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. The Indonesia Weightlifting, Deadlifting and Bodybuilding Association (Pabssi) will send its athletes to the Olympics qualification in Almaty, Kazakhstan, slated for Nov. 4-16, which is the first qualification […]
12:11 pm October 14, 2014 | No Comment
Australia coach Ewen McKenzie has recalled flyhalf Quade Cooper for the Wallabies’ third and final Bledisloe Cup test match against New Zealand in Brisbane on Saturday, but found no room in his side for scrumhalf Will Genia.
4:52 pm October 13, 2014 | No Comment
The New Zealand Maori's non-cap rugby test against the invitational Asia Pacific Dragons in Singapore next month is in doubt as the host battles to repair a problematic pitch at its new National Stadium.
8:01 pm October 12, 2014 | No Comment
Jakarta. Despite missing falling short of its nine-gold-medal goal at this year’s Asian Games, the Indonesian government has said it won’t forget its pledge to award medalists’ bonuses. Sports Minister Roy Suryo said last week that his office would get the work done before the administration of President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono ends its term in […]
10:05 am October 11, 2014 | No Comment
Schoolgirl fencer Misaki Emura became hooked on the swashbuckling sport after picking up a sponge sword as a toddler. Now, as Tokyo celebrated the 50th anniversary Friday of the first Asian Olympic games, she has her sights on 2020.
4:52 pm October 8, 2014 | No Comment
With Indonesia’s athletes missing their medal target at this year’s Asian Games at Incheon, coaches urged sports authorities to kick off preparations immediately for the next Asiad, to be held at home in 2018. After finishing the Asian multi-sporting even with four gold, five silver and 11 bronze medals, Indonesia dropped from 15th to 17th […]
5:58 pm October 7, 2014 | No Comment
To help raise awareness of breast cancer in Indonesia, sports apparel retailer Planet Sports will organize a fun walk event on Oct. 19.