Zii Jia must be cautious of giant killer Leverdez in group decider
The expectation on Lee Zii Jia to win his Group M at the Tokyo Olympics has now become a formality, with many fans and pundits already trying to forecast his path in an expected tricy knockout phase.
Wed Jul 21 2021
Tokyo 2020: The badminton stars leading the men's singles gold medal bid
The countdown to the Tokyo Olympics heats up this week, with badminton action set to take off at the Musashino Forest Sport Plaza.
Mon Jul 19 2021
Defending champ Chen Long will be an unpredictable threat at Tokyo Olympics
Chen Long is one shuttler who will add to the mystique and allure at the upcoming Olympics as the Chinese great prepares to enter the fray as the sole defending badminton champion in Tokyo.
Tue Jul 06 2021
Unraveling the top women's singles contenders at Tokyo Olympics
The women’s singles at the upcoming Tokyo Olympics is set to be an intriguing affair, even without defending champion Carolina Marin who misses out through a long-term injury.
Sat Jul 03 2021
Road to Qatar 2022 permutations: How Malaysia can reach the next round of FIFA World Cup qualifying
It's squeaky bum time for the Harimau Malaya as they take on the United Arab Emirates, Thailand and Vietnam in their remaining FIFA World Cup qualifying second round matches.
Thu Jun 03 2021
All England hero Lee Zii Jia is a champion in his own right
Lee Zii Jia beat Viktor Axelsen in the men's singles final at the 2021 All England Open to clinch his first major title.
Mon Mar 22 2021
All eyes on Swiss Open champs Thinaah-Pearly at All-England
Now that they have clinched the Swiss Open title, M.Thinaah-Pearly Tan will receive plenty of attention when they fly in to Birmingham to compete at the prestigious All-England Open (March 17-21), armed with bags of confidence.
Tue Mar 09 2021
5 things we learnt from Malaysian badminton contingent's Bangkok outing
With the conclusion of the Bangkok trilogy which saw three back-to-back events held in the span of three weeks, the Malaysian contingent returned home without silverware but with plenty of learnings and lessons for the remainder of the season.
Tue Feb 02 2021
Mental game should be BAM's game for our national shuttlers
The Thomas & Uber Cup was billed as the saving grace of badminton this year but eventually succumbed to the continuous threat of COVID-19 as the Badminton World Federation (BWF) postponed it to next year.
Mon Sep 21 2020
Leeds United are back! Bring on the mamak and high-definition matches
So after 16-years and 18 managers (interim and permanent), Leeds United made their long awaited return back to the English Premier League as they won a highly competitive Championship season, which got the football world abuzz.
Wed Jul 22 2020
Chong Wei's 10-point fightback vs Lin Dan and other top badminton comebacks
While we await the return of competitive badminton, let's revisit some of the top badminton comebacks from various circumstances, which ultimately led to victory.
Wed Apr 22 2020
Winning in Malaysia proves Yong-dae is still a force to be reckoned with
South Korea's doubles specialist Lee Yong-dae may just be reflecting on his phenomenal Malaysia Masters victory in January as a turning point in his career when badminton resumes post Covid-19.
Sun Apr 19 2020
Olympics delay is much needed boost for defending champion Chen Long
The rescheduling of the Tokyo Olympics to 2021 (23 July – 8 August) may not be the ideal outcome for most shuttlers who have qualified, but the delay should come as a huge boost for defending champion Chen Long.
Fri Apr 03 2020
Shalin may be an ‘aunty’, but she still shines
Age is not a barrier as Shalin has shown at the 2019 Asian Tenpin Bowling Championship.
Wed Oct 30 2019
Special Momota has a firm grip on men's singles dominance
Who can stop the current world number one?
Wed Sep 25 2019
From the football pitch to the Street
PKNS defender Nicholas Swirad sheds some light on trying his hand at TV work.
Thu Sep 12 2019
Help! Who am I after sport?
What happens after a professional athlete retires from his or her sport? Sharon Wee, a former Malaysian squash player, shares her thoughts.
Tue Mar 12 2019
What if 2018 Asian Games only had 2020 Summer Olympic events?
Out of the 465 events in 40 sports contested in Indonesia, only 328 will be held at the Olympics in two years’ time.
Tue Sep 04 2018
Teams with relatively easy starts to new Fantasy Premier League season
Get a head start in the new Fantasy Premier League season by picking players based on their opening run of fixtures.
Mon Aug 06 2018
Peng Kean si romantik
Lelaki budiman sentiasa mencari jalan untuk menyenangkan hati wanita pujaan mereka.
Tue Feb 13 2018
Nine international clubs that suffered similar fate as Felda United
Tue Dec 05 2017
How friendly matches caused Malaysia to suffer in FIFA World Rankings
Thu Nov 23 2017
Marlon who? Why the Super League single-season scoring record now belongs to Ghaddar
Wed Nov 01 2017
Felda United are this year’s other Malaysian Super League champions
Mon Oct 30 2017
Junior vs Otai
Wed Aug 16 2017
Which MSL relegation candidates have the toughest run-ins?
Tue Jul 25 2017
What else happened when JDT last lost a league match at home?
10 things that happened around the world when JDT last lost a home league match.
Fri Mar 03 2017
This Malaysian club have one of the world's longest football team names
Bet you didn’t know MPKB BRI-Ubes FC hold a peculiar bit of record in the football world…
Thu Feb 02 2017
Oling’s Blog: ESL One Genting 2017
Thu Jan 12 2017
Observations on the 2016 Best FIFA Men's Player voting results
We all know that Cristiano Ronaldo picked up the top gong, but here are a few things that you might have not noticed…
Tue Jan 10 2017
Rohingya FC: The Malaysian-based football club of Rohingya refugees
“Small club, big dream” might be one of the most commonly used football expressions, but for this team of Rohingya refugees, it is certainly the case..
Fri Jan 06 2017
5 Differences between Pub and Pro Players
Sun Dec 18 2016
No Man's Sky: Is it worth buying?
Thu Aug 18 2016
The countdown to Wimbledon begins...
Wed Jun 08 2016
The Final Four: Head to head
Thu Jun 02 2016
TENNIS: Is etiquette and good sportsmanship becoming a thing of the past?
Thu Jun 02 2016
Berger & Freund To Headline Astro’s Euro 2016 Coverage
Patrik Berger and Steffen Freund will be on the same stage again, for Team Astro, next month!
Fri May 27 2016
The Debate: RONALDO vs RONALDO
Thu May 05 2016
LAURENT BLANC SHOULD BE MAN UTD BOSS NEXT SEASON SAYS FORMER RIGHT BACK PAUL PARKER
Thu May 05 2016
Setting The Stan-dard
Stan Collymore comes to Malaysia!
Wed Dec 02 2015
The Walking Storybook
October 1999: Chelsea versus Man Utd. Moments before kickoff, 2 Chelsea players (who happened to be roommates), noticed something odd on the pitch:
Thu Sep 24 2015
In the space of 9 years of doing sports television, I've had the opportunity to meet and work with some of the biggest names in football internationally: Jose Mourinho, Robin van Persie, Vincent Kompany; locally: Khairul Fahmi, Safee Sali, Dato Rajagobal, you name it - yes, the perks of my job.
Tue Apr 14 2015
Petit: "I'm moving to Asia"
Imagine having a World Cup winner on your TV screens every week. Well, that could be a reality - sooner than you think.
Fri Mar 20 2015
The Rob Zone
I've always felt Toon Army were the third biggest football fanbase in Malaysia. After Rob Lee's 10-day stint with Astro SuperSport, I think I was spot on.
Thu Mar 19 2015