12:46 pm April 13, 2014 | No Comment
The Coastal Sharks won a fierce South African derby to stay top of rugby's Super 15 as Australia's resurgent Western Force won their fifth straight match this weekend.
6:03 pm April 11, 2014 | No Comment
6:53 pm April 9, 2014 | 2 Comments
Saudi authorities have been asked to consider lifting a state school ban on sports for girls, according to the official SPA news agency, in a religiously conservative country that included women in its Olympic team for the first time only two years ago.
8:32 pm April 7, 2014 | No Comment
Four months after the end of the Southeast Asian Games and the Asean ParaGames, the Ministry of Youth and Sports has made another promise that medalists and their respective coaches will receive bonuses by the end of this month. The ministry has yet to pay the bonuses as it adopts a safer way of distributing more »
6:54 pm April 3, 2014 | No Comment
After contributing many top athletes for Indonesia, Papua has finally gotten its chance to showcase its homegrown talent in front of the nation as the host of the 2020 National Games, the Sports Ministry announced on Thursday. The decision was taken during the National Sports Committee’s (KONI) annual meeting early March, and will make Papua more »
5:02 pm April 1, 2014 | No Comment
Seoul. South Korean organizers of this year’s Asian Games in Incheon have asked the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for help in getting North Korea to take part in the multi-sports event. The news comes amid heightened tension on the Korean peninsula after the North fired more than 100 artillery rounds into South Korean waters as more »
1:03 pm March 26, 2014 | No Comment
National weight-lifter Eko Yuli Irawan fumes as he recalls the government support — or lack of it — that he received en route to winning an Olympic silver medal in Beijing and a bronze in London. Now in preparation for the 2014 Asian Games to be held in Incheon, South Korea, in September, he says more »