SEREMBAN, Dec 12 (Bernama) -- National hockey goalkeeper S. Kumar and 2013 and 2017 World Wushu champion Phoon Eyin were crowned Negeri Sembilan Sportsman and Sportswoman 2017 at the state's Sports Appreciation Ceremony 2017 here today.

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 12 (Bernama) -- In order to expand the scope of national sports and move in line with world sports developments, the National Sports Council (MSN) will set up a special unit to promote the E-Sports arena in Malaysia.

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 12 (Bernama) -- Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin today announced that weightlifting, sepak takraw and taekwondo have been dropped from the list of national core sports due to poor performance or not showing improvement.

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 12 (Bernama) -- Malaysia's number one isotonic drink, 100PLUS today announced a five-year agreement worth RM6 million to be the official beverage partner for the iconic Kuala Lumpur Sports City (KLSC), effective January 1 next year.

ALOR SETAR, Dec 12 (Bernama) -- Kedah has hired Spanish Ramon Marcote Pequeno, 40, as the chief coach of the Red Hawks after signing a one-year contract to take charge of the team in the 2018.

SANDAKAN, Dec 11 (Bernama) -- Sandakan won its first karate gold medal in the Sabah Games (SAGA) 2017 via Siti Nuur Wann Ngandrok in Kumite U-50 kg (Women) at Dewan Serbaguna Sri Libaran today.

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 11 (Bernama) -- Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin has directed Sports Commissioner (SC) Datuk Zaiton Othman to lodge a police report against the Klang City International Marathon organiser for holding the event without approval of the SC.

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