Recent flag fiasco at a basketball event reveals the ignorant side of Malaysians as the country’s symbol must never be compromised.
No sooner had the race to qualify for the 2020 Olympics ended just over a week ago, a new race began – an acrimonious contest for posts in the Malaysia Hockey Confederation – and it’s threatening to make Malaysian hockey the biggest loser.
Football Association of Malaysia to implement new rule requiring state football associations to have Under-19 and Under-21 leagues
Electoral Reform Committee chairman Tan Sri Rashid Abdul Rahman shares his insights with Twentytwo13 about the transparency of political funding, effectiveness of first-past-the-post system and his love for farming.
AirAsia Group Bhd executive chairman Datuk Kamarudin Meranun, Regent of Pahang Tengku Hassanal Ibrahim Alam Shah Al-Sultan Abdullah and former international K. Maheswari among those vying for posts in Malaysian Hockey Confederation elections next month.
Former international Noraseela Khalid and national hurdler Rayzam Shah Wan Sofian hope technical officials pay close attention to events following boo-boo at recent Tuaran Open Track and Field Championship.
Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman is trying very hard to prove his worth but the youngest Malaysian minister seems to be failing at most of his attempts.
Do sports events in Sarawak need the Sports Commissioner’s Office (SCO) approval in line with the Sports Development Act? Organisers of the recent Sarawak Championship did not make any such application. The event was also not sanctioned by the national golf association.
Legendary footballer Datuk Santokh Singh says initiatives like getting former athletes to visit schools regularly and play advisory roles in clubs will further spur interest in sports.
Mokhtar Dahari Academy director Lim Teong Kim fires back at former national coach B. Satiananthan for the latter’s “sweeping” claims, stressing a pathway must be created for youth players once they leave the academy.
Senior coach B. Satiananthan says states have in the past produced youngsters for national teams and it is expected of the best players nationwide training daily at the Mokhtar Dahari Academy to form the bulk of the national Under-19 team.
Lim Teong Kim says latest call-up of 12 Mokhtar Dahari Academy players to Under-19 national team shows the National Football Development Programme is on track to creating a large pool of talents for the national team, silencing those who have been critical of the programme.
Universiti Malaya lecturer Associate Professor Dr Megat Ahmad Kamaluddin Megat Daud urges authorities to leverage on numerous studies to boost sports industry in Malaysia and create competent administrators.