Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Faiz happy to be back on tour

2016-08-30 DESPITE falling short in his second Asian Development Tour (ADT) event after a three-year hiatus, Faiz Damit (pic) insists he is happy to be back on tour. The sultanate’s second professional golfer, Faiz missed the cut at last weekend’s...

Kukris off to winning start

2016-08-30 THE Kukris kicked off their Brunei Rugby Football Union (BRFU) Premiership title defence with a 33-15 win over Knights Rugby Football Club on Sunday.The defending champions put up a convincing performance to defeat the Brunei Tens Series...

Nat’l Under-21 netball team does Brunei proud

2016-08-30 THE national Under-21 netball team finished second at the South Korea Invitational Netball tournament yesterday.The Royal Bees defeated Chinese Taipei 40-27 in their third match earlier before falling 30-23 at the hands of eventual winners Hong...

BDNOC urges sports associations to step up

2016-08-30 THE Brunei Darussalam National Olympic Council (BDNOC) has called on national sports associations to take athlete development “seriously”. The umbrella body of the more than 30 national sports associations in the country, BDNOC made the comment in...

Monday, 29 August 2016

Md Amir Ajmal’s hat-trick powers MS ABDB

2016-08-29 THE Royal Brunei Armed Forces Sports Council (MS ABDB) continued their winning ways with a 10-1 thrashing of Pega Star FT in the Takaful Brunei Futsal Super League at the Multipurpose Hall of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex in Berakas...

Indera SC, Wijaya FC share spoils

2016-08-29 WIJAYA FC were held to a 2-2 draw by Indera Sports Club in their DST Super League match at the Balapan Track and Field of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex in Berakas yesterday.With the draw Wijaya remained second in the 10-team table...

Gudez impresses but Blazers go down

2016-08-29 BERUANG Blazers closed their Yuwang EBL Basketball League first leg with a 107-76 defeat to Kuching Lord Tiger last night.Lyndon Gudez scored 20 point in the defeat for the Blazers at the MBKS Indoor Stadium in Kuching, while Lim Liang Wei added 14...

Brunei U-21 netball team beat Japan, South Korea

2016-08-29 IT WAS a good start for the national under-21 netball team at the South Korea Invitational Netball tournament as they won their first two games at the Jeonju City Multipurpose Hall yesterday.The Royal Bees started their campaign on a high note,...

Sunday, 28 August 2016

Eagles edge past Blazers in EBL League thriller

2016-08-28 THE Kota Kinabalu Eagles caught fire from three-point land in the decisive quarter to hand the Beruang Blazers an 86-82 loss in the Yuwang EBL Basketball League last night. With the Blazers up by four points, the Eagles turned the tides in their...

National pencak silat team prepare for Bali tournament

2016-08-28 THE national pencak silat team are preparing for the 17th World Pencak Silat Championships to be contested in Indonesia in December. The annual tournament, slated to be held in Bali from December 2 to 8, will be the country’s most important event...

Sharks down Blacks in rugby match

2016-08-28 UNIVERSITI Brunei Darussalam (UBD) Sharks got their 2016 Brunei Rugby Football Union (BRFU) Premiership campaign off to a good start, defeating Bandar Blacks 42-18 yesterday. Ak Muhd Daniel Mu'izzaddin Shah Pg Rizam Alamshah scored three tries for...

DPMM FC hopeful of second-place finish

2016-08-28 DPMM FC coach Steve Kean is not throwing in the towel just yet on a second place finish in the Singapore League (S-League). A quick second half double by Rafael Ramazotti lifted the Brunei side to a 2-1 comeback victory over Hougang United FC at...

Saturday, 27 August 2016

Arun and Manacap clinch BDTA Open Mixed Doubles title

2016-08-27 INDIAN Arun Isak Ravi Kumar and Filipina Lavinia Manacap were awarded a walkover win in yesterday’s Brunei Darussalam Tennis Association (BDTA) Open Mixed Doubles final against Brunei’s Ian Chok and Japan’s Hiromi Okochi.Arun and Manacap...

MS PDB beat Kota Ranger

2016-08-27 THE Royal Brunei Police Force Sports Council (MS PDB) secured a comfortable 4-2 win over Kota Ranger FC in their DST Super League match yesterday.The policemen are now eighth in the 10-team table with seven points while last year’s DST Premier...

FIFA youth coaching course concludes

2016-08-27 THE first-ever FIFA Domestic Youth League Coaching Course drew to a close yesterday with a total of 30 local coaches receiving their certificates at the NFABD House along Jalan Pusat Persidangan in Berakas.The five-day course was organised by the...

Ramazotti to the rescue

2016-08-27 A QUICK second half double by Rafael Ramazotti lifted DPMM FC to a 2-1 comeback victory over Hougang United FC in the Singapore League (S-League) last night — a boost for the Brunei side as they aim to secure third in the nine-team standings. The...

Blazers sting Wasps in season opener

2016-08-27 IT WAS a perfect start for the Beruang Blazers in the Yuwang EBL Basketball League after holding on for a 66-65 win over the Labuan Wasps in their debut last night.The Blazers trailed the entire first half and it was only after the interval when...

Friday, 26 August 2016

Blazers make debut today

2016-08-26 BEN SIM is looking forward to a tough battle when the Beruang Blazers make their debut in the second edition of Yuwang EBL Basketball League today.The semi-professional side will face off against last year’s runners-up Labuan Wasps in the...

Kasuka FC target top three finish in Under-16 league

2016-08-26 KASUKA FC assistant head coach Menuddin Hj Md Daud is targeting a top three finish in the first-ever National Under-16 Youth League.Kasuka FC are second with 34 points behind Tabuan A — who are at the summit of the 10-team table with 51 points...

Under-21 netball team off to South Korea

2016-08-26 THE national Under-21 netball team are in Jeonju City, South Korea, to compete in the South Korea Invitational Netball Tournament from August 27-31.Brunei will be vying for top honours at the round-robin format competition with Chinese Taipei,...