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Tuesday, 22 June 2010

Brunei tennis champ ready for 1st ITF tournament

2010-06-22 MOHD AIMAN ABDULLAH will be up for a real 'eye-opener' playing with the big boys during this week's 2010 Malaysia F1 Futures.His first International Tennis Federation (ITF) Men's Futures tournament, the 17-year-old was fortunate to get a berth in...

Berguiga and Algerian football lesson

2010-06-22 THOSE who were lucky enough to have seen Abdel Hamid Berguiga in action should have known what to expect from Algeria's 2010 World Cup Group C match against England last week.Top scorer in the 2004-2005 Algerian league, the 36-year-old forward...

Brunei edge Cambodia in A5N Regional

2010-06-22 HJ ROZAIMIENIZAM HJ JAINAL couldn't have asked for a better debut in the national rugby team.The outside centre marked his first appearance for the Leopards by scoring the only try during their 10-9 win over hosts Cambodia in their 2010 HSBC Asian 5...

PSK football event kick off today

2010-06-22 AMID the World Cup fever that has grappled the Sultanate for the past 12 days, Brunei fans can also see some real action in the Pesta Sukan Kebangsaan's (PSK) football event that starts today.First to kick off the event are the teams from Group A,...

Monday, 21 June 2010

Where there's a will there's a way

2010-06-21 One of the participants in the special needs category making his way towards the finish line during the Olympic Day Run 2010 held at the Hassanal Bolkiah Stadium Berakas yesterday. Picture: BT/Yusri Adanan

Md Yazid returns to hero's welcome

2010-06-21 MD YAZID YATIMI YUSOF found himself in unfamiliar territory upon his return from the Malaysia Games (Sukma) yesterday.The most successful Brunei athlete at the June 10-19 tournament in Melaka, Md Yazid was mobbed by fans and well-wishers after he...

Taking Rudolf the horse to glory

2010-06-21 THINGS are going well for the Sultanate's best rider. Pg Mohd Nasir Pg Anak Ja'afar, who got a new horse in mid-March, has been training under the reigning Belgian champion and recently jumped a personal best 1.50m during a show in Poland.The height...

High turnout for Olympic Day Run

2010-06-21 Where there's a will there's a wayThousands thronged to the Pedestrian Mall at the Indoor Stadium of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex in Berakas to participate in the Olympic Day Run yesterday.The race was divided into five categories,...

'Liverpool' in brave fightback against 'Manchester United'

2010-06-21 League-hosts Liverpool Supporters Club Brunei survived an early scare before staging a fightback in the second half to beat the Manchester United Supporters Club Brunei 3-2 at the Public Works Department (JKR) Sports Complex in Berakas yesterday....

Sunday, 20 June 2010

Sukma ends on a high

2010-06-20 THE Brunei contingent will be arriving at the Sultanate with their heads held high today as the Malaysia Games (Sukma) 13 came to a close in Melaka yesterday.Competing in 13 sports, Brunei were able to haul in one gold and seven bronze from the 10-...

Band of brothers lead Brunei charge

2010-06-20 CAMBODIA and Laos will be facing a different kind of threat when they take on Brunei in the 2010 HSBC Asian 5 Nations Regional Tournament; a triple threat.Brothers Syaihan Hj Abu Bakar, 27, Abdul Azim, 23, and Dinnie, 22, will be the first trio of...

Brunei-Muara ready to defend PSK title

2010-06-20 BRUNEI-MUARA are ready to go all out to defend their title at the upcoming 9th National Sports Festival (PSK).Brunei-Muara bagged a total of 65 gold, 40 silver and 40 bronze medals to emerge the champions two years ago and are gunning to improve on...

Futsal gets Early gift

2010-06-20 DEFEATED Pesta Sukan Kebangsaan (PSK) futsal event finalists' Brunei-Muara District will get an early chance at redemption in this year's edition.Brunei-Muara were drawn into Group B, along with defending champions Tutong District who trashed them 4...

Brunei-Muara show tug of war prowess

2010-06-20 BRUNEI-MUARA are firm favourites to make a clean sweep in the His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam's 64th Birthday's Traditional Tug-of-War Championship after topping two of three categories contested.Held at Taman Hj Sir...

Brunei ready to samba

2010-06-20 FIVE-time World Cup winners Brazil are looking to kick-start their campaign against the Ivory Coast today. Fans in Brunei pick the winners for this tough match: Rafie Saiful RedzalliI THINK it will be a tight match, but I'm tipping Brazil to win...

Shootout: Brunei-Muara vs Belait

2010-06-20 IT WAS the same old story but a different chapter as Belait thrashed Tutong 73-15 in the women's basketball event for the 9th National Sports Festival (PSK) at the Brunei Basketball Association court in Batu Bersurat last night.This was the second...

Saturday, 19 June 2010

Urdan Express drop Shun Wei

2010-06-19 URDAN EXPRESS are still hot in the hunt for a semi-finals spot following a 84-77 victory over Shun Wei in Group A of the 2nd Queenielin's Cup on Thursday night.Playing at the Brunei Basketball Association court in Batu Bersurat, Roldan Binas scored...

Rafiuddin pedals to final Sukma medal

2010-06-19 BRUNEI finished their Malaysia Games (Sukma) campaign in Melaka with one gold and seven bronze medals after Muhammad Rafiuddin Zakaria won bronze in the 36km cross country race yesterday.Clocking 02:20:14.00 during the event at the Recreational...

PSK: Brunei-Muara start strong

2010-06-19 SOME things change while others stay the same.Brunei-Muara are enroute to defend their title for the women's basketball event for the 9th National Sports Festival (PSK) with a 71-16 thumping of Tutong last night at the Brunei Basketball Association...

Great fun at Mini Sports Festival

2010-06-19 SEVEN sports were on show during yesterday's Mini Sports Festival, held at the VIP parking lot of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium in Berakas, to mark the the 2010 Olympic Day.The perfect activity during the current school holidays, the event...

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