KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 19 (Bernama) -- Two Malaysian players will face off in the men's singles semi-finals tomorrow to assure the country of a final slot in the 2017 Malaysian Open Squash Championships at the National Squash Centre in Bukit Jalil.

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 19 (Bernama) -- National women squash player S.Sivasangari is the only player left to carry the country's challenge in the Malaysian Open Squash Championships semi-finals at the National Squash Centre in Bukit Jalil.

KUALA NERANG, Oct 19 (Bernama) -- The Kedah Football Association (KFA) hopes that their young prolific striker Muhammad Syafiq Ahmad, will not believe promises of lucrative contracts from other clubs, and rush into leaving Kedah.

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 19 (Bernama) -- Chief coach of the national women's squad Muhammad Dharmaraj Abdullah is targeting for the squad to advance to at least the semifinal stage of the Asia Cup Women's Hockey Championship to be held from Oct 28 to Nov 5 in Kakamigahara, Japan.

PUTRAJAYA, Oct 19 (Bernama) --Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin is confident that the Malaysian contingent to the 2018 Commonwealth Games (CG 2018) will manage to surpass the achievement at the 2014 edition in Glasgow, Scotland.

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 19 (Bernama) --Malaysian badminton ace, Datuk Lee Chong Wei got off to a flying start by advancing to the second round of the Denmark Open Super Series Premier Badminton Tournament in Odense, Denmark on Wednesday (early Thursday Malaysian time).

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 19 (Bernama) --Malaysia's junior hockey team will put up a strong fight against their opponents at the seventh edition of the Sultan of Johor Cup (SOJC), which begins on Oct 22-29 at the Taman Daya Hockey Stadium in Johor Bahru.