Thursday, 21 October 2021


 

Football fans out there, the much awaited match between #FCBarcelona vs #RealMadrid is coming! Check details below
  • Event: “El Clasico” FC Barcelona vs Real Madrid
  • Date and Time: October 24, 10:10PM
  • Channel: beIN Sports HD Ch. 266 on Cignal

Tuesday, 21 September 2021

⚽️ AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 Official Draw Result


 

Above is the official draw results of the AFF Suzuki Cup 2020. Group A is composed of Thailand, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore and the winner between Brunei and Timor Leste. While in Group B, Malaysia, Indonesia, Cambodia and Laos will join 2018 champion Vietnam.

Saturday, 11 September 2021

Malaysia Wins Two Titles at the 2021 VICTOR Ukraine International


 

The Malaysian badminton team did well at the recently concluded VICTOR Ukraine International 2021 held in Kharkiv, Ukraine from September 7 to 10.

The team won two titles in the men's doubles and mixed doubles events.

Roy King Yap and Valeree Siow paired in the mixed doubles event and captured the top prize after defeating Germany's Johannes Pistorius and Emma Moszczynski in the finals, 21-19, 21-12.

In the men's doubles, it was Junaidi Arif with partner Muhammad Haikal who clinched the event title after beating rival team Ishaan Bhatnagar and Sai Pratheek of India in the finals, 21-15, 19-21, 21-15.

The tournament featured five events where team Malaysia reached all in the semifinals except for the women's singles event.

Other Malaysian players who reached the semifinals were Ong Ken Yon in the men's singles, Loo Bing Kun & Lwi Sheng Hao in the men's doubles and partners Low Yeen Yuan & Valeree Siow in the women's doubles. 

Malaysia's next competition are the Sudirman Cup this September and the Thomas Cup in October.



- Fahad Tariq


Wednesday, 8 September 2021

New faces for Team Thailand at 21st Asian Men's Volleyball Championship

Photo Credit: SMM Volleyball

 

With its junior team finishing 13th place overall at the 2021 U19  Volleyball World Championships held in Tehran, Team Thailand men’s senior team is now up against Asia’s best teams at the coming Asian Senior Men’s Volleyball Championships to be held in Chiba, Japan starting September 12.

Southeast Asian Games Silver medalist Thailand is in Pool B along with with Iran, Pakistan and Hong Kong. Their first match will be against Pakistan on the first day.

Team Thailand is composed of Soranun Nuampara,Chaiphiphat Buakat, Chakphong Thongklang, Montree Phuanglib, Anut Phromchan, Wuthithaporn Yookong, Jirapat Bunka, Kittithat Nuwatdee, Asanaphan Chantajorn, Adipong Pholpinyo, Thanatat Thaweerat, Krirkpong Phensuk, Ekawee Bangsri and Yossaphon Wattana.

Thailand was granted the sole Southeast Asian berth even though Indonesia, Philippines, and Vietnam also submitted their entry for their participation in the tournament. 



✹ #AsianGames2022 News 01 - Esports Game Titles Announced


 
The Asian Electronic Sports Federation (AESF) reveals eight Esports Game Titles and two demonstration titles to be Contested At Asian Games 2022. Below are the 8 Esports Game Titles: 
 
  • Arena of Valor Asian Games Version
  • DOTA 2
  • Dream Three Kingdoms 2
  • EA SPORTS FIFA branded soccer games
  • HearthStone
  • League of Legends
  • PUBG Mobile Asian Games Version
  • Street Fighter V
 
In addition, to promote technology-based electronic sports around the Asian Games, two additional titles have been decided to feature as demonstration titles at the 2022 Asian Games and they are: 
 
  • AESF Robot Masters – Powered by Migu
  • AESF VR Sports – Powered by Migu

 

Saturday, 28 August 2021

2020 Tokyo Olympic Medalists - Thailand


Thailand won two medals at the recent 2020 Tokyo Olympics from boxing and taekwondo.

Thailand with the most number of athletes from Southeast Asian region in Tokyo Olympics only produced a gold and a bronze medals. 

Panipak Wongpattanakit won Thailand's first medal in the quadrennial meet in the women's -49kg of taekwondo. She defeated taekwondo jin Adriana Cerezo from Spain in very close fight in the finals. This is Panipak's second medal in the Olympics. Her first medal was a bronze medal in Rio Olympics in the same category. 

The last medal won by Thailand was courtesy of Sudaporn Seesondee in the women's light weight category. This is the first time a female boxer from Thailand won an Olympic medal. 

Overall, Thailand ranked 59th in the medal tally of the 32nd Summer Olympics.




 

Sunday, 15 August 2021

2020 Tokyo Olympic Medalists - Malaysia


Malaysia did not go home empty-handed from the just concluded 2020 Tokyo Olympics. With 30 athletes competing in 10 sports, Team Malaysia managed to win two Olympic medals from badminton and in cycling.

Aaron Chia and Wooi Yik Soh claimed the bronze medal after defeating Southeast Asian rivals Mohammad Ahsan and Hendra Setiawan of Indonesia in the bronze medal match of the men's doubles. This was the first medal of Malaysia at the 32nd Summer Olympiad. 

After a week, it was Mohd Azizulhasni Awang who brought home a silver medal in the men's keirin. It was a tough job for Awang as he is the reigning bronze medalist in the same event in Rio Olympics five years ago.

In the end, Malaysia fell short to win its first ever Olympic gold medal in Tokyo, Japan and will have 3 years to prepare their athletes for Paris Olympics.