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LAST_UPDATESun, 20 Aug 2017 3pm

Nur Dhabitah: I Felt Like Superwoman

KUALA LUMPUR: Practice makes perfect for Nur Dhabitah Sabri as the hours spent on ironing out her dives from the platform board proved to be useful in yesterday's Sea Games opening ceremony at National Stadium in Bukit Jalil.

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KL2017: Recurve Archers Set Sea Games And National Record

KUALA LUMPUR: Recurve archer Khairul Anuar Mohamad set a new Sea Games and National individual record after firing 682 (70 metres) in qualifying this morning.

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Li Jane, Shalin Settle For Silver And Bronze In Women's Singles

SUBANG: Malaysia's 16 year wait for a women's singles gold in bowling at the Sea Games continues as keglers Sin Li Jane and Shalin Zulkifli could only manage a silver and bronze respectively after the finals here at Sunway Mega Lanes.

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KL2017: M'sia's Wai Kin Pips Compatriot Weng Son For Men's Jianshu Gold

KUALA LUMPUR: Yeap Wai Kin upset the form book to edge wushu world cup champion and compatriot Wong Weng Son for the men's Jianshu (sword) gold medal at THE KL Convention Centre on Sunday.

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Pujols Ties Sosa For Most Homers By Foreign-Born Player

Albert Pujols hit the 609th home run of his career on Friday which tied him with Sammy Sosa for the most homers by a foreign-born player.

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Lethal Manchester United Hit Four Again, Arsenal Lose At Stoke

LONDON - Manchester United netted four goals for the second consecutive week in the Premier League to rout Swansea City 4-0 on Saturday and ensure their highest-scoring start to a season for 110 years.

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Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin Leads Malaysia's Endurance Team

SETIU, Aug 20 -- Twenty riders took part in the endurance race at the 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games (KL 2017) which began early today at the Terengganu International Endurance Park (TIEP) here.

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KL2017: Malaysia Makes Netball Finals Against Singapore, Ended The Night With Impressive Official Opening Ceremony As The Icing On The Cake

The 29th SEA Games official opening yesterday saw a burst of colours, wonderful display of lights and fireworks; in front of the thousands that cheered team Malaysia on with its flag-bearers ─ world champions Azizulhasni Awang, Cheong Jun Hoong and Mohd Al-Jufferi Jamari, marching in the National Stadium in Bukit Jalil with heads held high. Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V declared the opening of the games while national diver Nur Dhabitah Sabri, lit the cauldron to mark the momentous occasion.

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Kuala Lumpur Puts Up A Glorious Opening Ceremony For The 2017 SEA Games

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It’s finally here! The 2017 edition of the Southeast Asian Games officially commences today until 30th August, with a spectacular opening ceremony held at the newly-renovated Bukit Jalil National Stadium.

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Olympic Champion Schooling Apologizes To Malaysians

Pic: Reuters

KUALA LUMPUR: Singapore's Olympic champion Joseph Schooling has apologized to Malaysians for saying he was going to teach their swimmers a lesson at the South East Asian Games, which open on Saturday in Kuala Lumpur.

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