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EAYCC 2024 ATTRACTS 370 CHESS PARTICIPANTS FROM 16 COUNTRIES

GEORGE TOWN, A total of 370 participants from 16 countries are competing in the Eastern Asia Youth Chess Championships (EAYCC) 2024 at a leading hotel here.

This is the first time Penang is hosting the annual event from July 12-21. It is organised f…

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PARIS 2024: DEPUTY CDM BACKS HAMIDIN AMID CRITICISM

PUTRAJAYA, Despite facing heavy criticism from netizens, Malaysia’s chef de mission to the Paris 2024 Olympic Games, Datuk Hamidin Mohd Amin, has received backing from his deputy, Datuk Nicol David.

With less than two weeks left before the 2024 Olym…

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MONTIKA THE HERO AS CITY BOYS EDGE RED GIANTS

KUALA LUMPUR, A 63rd-minute Jovan Montika goal was all Kuala Lumpur (KL) City FC needed to beat Selangor FC 1-0 in their Klang Valley Super League derby at the Cheras Football Stadium here tonight.

The win sees the City Boys, under the guidance of c…

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CANARIES PROMISE TO GIVE SOUTHERN TIGERS TORRID TIME IN FA CUP SEMIS

ALOR SETAR, Kedah Darul Aman (KDA) FC owner Tan Sri Dr Mohd Daud Bakar has promised that the Canaries will give Johor Darul Ta’zim (JDT) a tough fight in the FA Cup semi-final, first-leg tie at the Darul Aman Stadium on Friday (July 19).

He said KDA…

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PARIS 2024: AARON-WOOI YIK READY FOR MORE MATCHES IN GROUP STAGE

KUALA LUMPUR, National men’s doubles player Aaron Chia is prepared to play more matches if he and his partner, Soh Wooi Yik, do not get a favourable draw in the group stage of the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris.

The former world champion said that rega…

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EXTRAORDINARY COMMITMENT KEY TO NEGERI SEMBILAN FC’S SUCCESS

TEMERLOH, Negeri Sembilan FC squad’s extraordinary commitment throughout the game paid off as they secured three valuable points on their opponent’s turf.

Head coach Azzmi Ab Aziz emphasized that the hard-earned 0-2 victory over Sri Pahang FC was th…

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SUKMA:N.SEMBILAN SEPAK TAKRAW TEAM OPTIMISTIC OF BRINGING HOME MEDAL

SEREMBAN, The Negeri Sembilan Sepak Takraw team is optimistic about bringing home at least one medal at the Malaysian Games (SUKMA) in Sarawak next month.

Its coach, Mohd Syazwan Salehan said this is based on the performance and discipline shown by …

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PERAK CONTINGENT MAKING FINAL PREPARATIONS FOR SUKMA 2024

MANJUNG, The Perak contingent is intensifying its final preparations for the Malaysia Games (SUKMA) 2024, which will be held in Sarawak next month.

State Education, Higher Education, Youth and Sports Committee chairman Khairudin Abu Hanipah said all…

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Barcelona prodigy breaks Pele’s record, scores a worldie against France

Barcelona and Spain forward Lamine Yamal has etched his name in the history books by becoming the youngest player to feature in the semi-finals of a major tournament, such as the World Cup or the European Championship, according to Barca Universal.

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Azerbaijani gymnasts ready for action in Portugal

Azerbaijani gymnasts will demonstrate their skills at the international Trampoline, DMT and Tumbling competition ‘SCALABISCUP’ set to take place in SantarĂ©m, Portugal on July 11.

Four Azerbaijani gymnasts including Tofig Aliyev, Bilal Gurbanov, Adil…

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