Sunday, 24 July 2016

National wushu, swimming teams suffer setback at 18th Malaysian Games

2016-07-24 THE national wushu and swimming teams were unable to add more medals for Brunei at the 18th Malaysian Games (SUKMA) in Sarawak yesterday.Ang Guat Lian only managed to finish 10 in the field of 16 athletes in the women’s Taijiquan event after...

NFABD, AFC conduct seminar as part of under-14 football festival

2016-07-24 THE National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam (NFABD) and Asian Football Confederation (AFC) organised a seminar themed — Holistic Development through Social Responsibility — yesterday.The one-day seminar at the NFABD Office in Berakas...

D’Sunlit clinch double OT thriller, enter final

2016-07-24 IT WAS arguably the best basketball match ever witnessed in Brunei albeit with some controversy.D’Sunlit are through to the final of the SpeedSend Cup after edging Juramas 108-105 in double overtime last night. They will face defending champions...

Saturday, 23 July 2016

Kean glad to escape with win

2016-07-23 DPMM FC head coach Steve Kean admitted his charges were “lucky” to grab a 2-1 win against Tampines Rovers FC in the Singapore League Cup on Thursday night. Playing without suspended Portuguese forward Paulo Sergio, three-time champions DPMM FC...

Brunei ready to host AFC festival

2016-07-23 BRUNEI is ready to host the second Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Under-14 Regional Festival of Football on Tuesday. In a press conference held at the Orchid Garden Hotel in Berakas yesterday, the National Football Association of Brunei...

Nat’l taekwondo team finish SUKMA campaign

2016-07-23 THE national taekwondo concluded their campaign at the 18th Malaysian Games (SUKMA) in Sarawak with three bronze medals after both Hidayah Tul Fitri Hj Masri and Batrisyia Rafhanah Rapawi failed to make it past the first round in the final day of...

Friday, 22 July 2016

His Majesty leads team to polo title

2016-07-22 HIS Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, scored three goals to lead Brunei Polo Team to a 4-1 victory over Amoeba to win the Gold Cup of the Polo Tournament in conjunction...

Brunei leave for 8th ASG in Thailand

2016-07-22 BRUNEI are off to participate at the 8th ASEAN School Games (ASG) in Thailand.Fifteen athletes led by chef de mission Pg Rosli Pg Hj Halus will be competing in athletics and sepak takraw at the July 21-29 multi-sport event.Brunei hosted the Games...

Juramas advance to semi-finals

2016-07-22 JURAMAS finished runners-up of the SpeedSend Cup’s Group B after dispatching Baotime 105-91 at the Brunei Basketball Association (BBA) court last night. Juramas will next face Group A winners D’Sunlit in the first semi-final match at 7.30pm...

Nat’l taekwondo team win third bronze medal at SUKMA

2016-07-22 NATIONAL taekwondo exponent Ahmad Izzat Ahsanuddin Sofian bagged a bronze medal for Brunei at the 18th Malaysian Games (SUKMA) in Sarawak yesterday — the country’s third bronze from the sport at this year’s Games.Ahmad Izzat Ahsanuddin shared...

DPMM FC beat Tampines to top their group

2016-07-22 DPMM FC made it three wins in as many games to finish top of Group A in the Singapore League Cup after defeating Tampines Rovers FC 2-1 in a rain-marred encounter last night.The Brunei side now avoid a meeting with Group B winners and defending...

Thursday, 21 July 2016

Brunei host AFC Referee Preparatory Course

2016-07-21 NATIONAL Football Association of Brunei Darussalam (NFABD) general secretary Pg Hj Mohiddin Pg Badarudin yesterday said that a referee course at next week’s Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Under-14 Regional Festival of Football in Brunei can be...

Easyway sponsor jerseys for national women’s basketball team

2016-07-21 THE national women’s basketball team received a jersey sponsorship boost ahead of the Borneo Cup this weekend courtesy of Easyway. Easyway representative Wira Pori handed over the jerseys to Brunei Basketball Association (BBA) chairman Lim Ting...

Street Roc into semi-finals

2016-07-21 STREET ROC advanced to the semi-finals of the SpeedSend Cup after dispatching JCMK 98-90 in Group A last night.Street Roc used a balanced offence to knock JCMK out of contention at the Brunei Basketball Association court in Batu Bersurat.Rey...

New NFABD gen sec ready for the challenge

2016-07-21 NEWLY appointed general secretary of the National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam (NFABD) Pg Hj Mohiddin Pg Badarudin (pic) is ready to take up the challenge.The appointment took effect last Thursday, with the position left vacant since...

DPMM FC aim to top group

2016-07-21 SHORT-HANDED DPMM FC are looking to finish top of their group in the Singapore League Cup when they face Tampines Rovers FC tonight. Both Group A teams have already booked their berths in the semi-finals after two victories, with DPMM FC topping...

Mohd Ameerul Solehen handed opening round loss at SUKMA

2016-07-21 BRUNEI were unable to add more medals to their tally during yesterday’s second day of the 18th Malaysian Games (SUKMA) in Sarawak.The country’s only competitor yesterday, Mohd Ameerul Solehen Mohd Kassim, lost to eventual champion Amirul Danial...

Wednesday, 20 July 2016

Bruneians finish second at CrossFit tourney in KL

2016-07-20 BRUNEI’S Darren Chai and Stephanie Liew were in a team which finished second in a field of 17 teams at last weekend’s Hopper Warrior 2016 CrossFit competition in Kuala Lumpur.Competing under the banner of Team Borneo Alpha, Hybrid Movement’s Chai...

Easyway mount comeback to beat Juramas

2016-07-20 EASYWAY came back from a 21-point deficit to edge Juramas 93-90 to complete a sweep of Group B in the SpeedSend Cup last nightFilipino import Lyndon Gudez put up an MVP performance for Easyway with 43 points to his name, which included eight three-...

Ali calls on Under-16 charges to keep training

2016-07-20 NATIONAL Under-16 football coach Ali Hj Mustafa has called on his charges to continue working on their game after returning from the AFF (ASEAN Football Federation) Under-16 Championship early Tuesday morning.The national Under-16 football team...