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Wednesday, 25 November 2009

Nakireddi, Burapharitta reach 3rd round

2009-11-25 FAVOURITES Sai Kartik Nakireddi of India and Phassawit Burapharitta of Thailand scored convincing wins yesterday to reach the third round of the 40th Brunei ITF Junior Circuit at the National Tennis Centre, Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex,...

Poor execution, foul trouble led to Barracudas downfall: Ramos

2009-11-25 POOR execution down the stretch and foul trouble were the reasons why the Brunei Barracudas lost 66-77 to the Thailand Tigers last Sunday in the Asean Basketball League (ABL) at the Nimibutr National Stadium in Bangkok."We just didn't execute...

GILR Wildcats beat Beaver Engineering

2009-11-25 GILR WILDCATS rolled to their fourth straight victory at the expense of Beaver Engineering103-86 in Group B of the regular seven stars category of the LBC Cup last night at the Brunei Basketball Association court in Batu Bersurat.Rey Katipunan...

Md Yazid eyes bronze medal

2009-11-25 MD YAZID YATIMI YUSOF is looking forward to duplicate his bronze medal achievement in the discus throw event in the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Thailand two years ago after he was named the sole representative of Brunei in athletics competition...

Tuesday, 24 November 2009

Taiwanese qualifier eliminates Aiman

2009-11-24 BRUNEI failed to clear the first hurdle at the 40th Brunei International Tennis Federation (ITF) Junior Circuit yesterday.The Sultanate had four boys and one girl who saw first round action at the tournament at the National Tennis Centre, Hassanal...

Sepak takraw team can clinch one gold

2009-11-24 THE national sepak takraw coach is sure that Brunei can finish with at least one gold during Sunday's 3rd Borneo Games.After winning the team event at the last edition of the Games in Kuching in 2007, Muhd Maziz Abdullah is confident that his...

Pacquiao a national treasure

2009-11-24 HIS name has been a by-word not only in his native land the Philippines, but virtually in the whole word that has religiously followed his ascent to greatness. And who would have thought that this previously obscure fighter from General City in...

VFA to hold general meeting on Sunday

2009-11-24 THE Veterans Football Association (VFA) recently announced that they will be holding their Establishment General Meeting on Sunday.Their first meeting since the Registrar of Societies (RoS) approved its registration on Oct 10, it will be held at the...

HRH Prince Sufri checks on athletes preparing for SEAG

2009-11-24 HIS Royal Highness Prince Haji Sufri Bolkiah, the president of the Brunei Darussalam National Olympic Council (BNOC), yesterday visited three national teams which will be competing at the Laos Southeast Asian Games (SEAG) next month.With just around...

Monday, 23 November 2009

IMD 'B' prevail over Nueva Ecija

2009-11-23 DEFENCE and teamwork did it for IMD 'B' who defeated Nueva Ecija Patriot 73-65 yesterday for their first victory in the 45 years old and above category of the LBC Cup at the Brunei Basketball Association court in Batu Bersurat.Andy Pasion topscored...

Bruneian shuttlers optimistic

2009-11-23 BRUNEIAN shuttlers will find it hard to finish on the podium in the forthcoming 3rd Borneo Games. The national badminton team's assistant coach yesterday said that Sarawak and Sabah will be expected to challenge for honours at the Nov 29 - Dec 6...

Aiman meets Hsu in first round at Brunei ITF Junior Circuit

2009-11-23 MOHD AIMAN Abdullah knows that he will have to play his own game if he wants to get his 40th Brunei International Tennis Federation (ITF) Junior Circuit campaign off on the right foot.Facing off against qualifier Hsu Min-Chun of Chinese Taipei in...

Barracudas fall to Tigers

2009-11-23 THE Brunei Barracudas failed in their bid for back-to-back victories after bowing to the Thailand Tigers 77-66 yesterday in the Asean Basketball League (ABL) at the Nimibutr National Stadium in Bangkok.It was sweet revenge for the Thai side who lost...

SRB collect 49 gold medals at Inter-club Swimming Championships

2009-11-23 THE Brunei Swimming Scheme (SRB) emerged as overall champions in the BSC (Brunei Swimming Club) Inter-Club Swimming Championships after collecting 49 gold, 36 silver and 17 bronze medals yesterday.Their closest rivals, Gymkhana Club Miri came in...

Sunday, 22 November 2009

Satprertpry survives 1st round qualifying

2009-11-22 NOPPAWIT SATPRERTPRY of Thailand banked on his huge serve and steady baseline game to survive the boys' singles first round qualifying in the 40th Brunei International Tennis Federation (ITF) Junior Circuit at the Hassanal Bolkiah Sports Complex...

Faiz fails to make cut in Cambodia

2009-11-22 FAIZ DAMIT failed to achieve his target of a top 30 finish at the Johnnie Walker Cambodian Open in Siem Reap, Cambodia.Failing to even make the cut at the highly acclaimed Phokeethra Country Club, he finished 110 in a field of 118 golfers at the...

Brunei join Afghanistan at No 192 in Fifa rankings

2009-11-22 BRUNEI and war-torn Afghanistan are now joint 192nd in the latest International Federation of Association Football (Fifa) world rankings released on Friday.Continuing their slide down the 203-member table, the Sultanate has dropped 14 places from...

Lawn bowls team targets better finish

2009-11-22 THE national lawn bowls team for next week's 3rd Borneo Games will be a mix of youth and experience. One of the nine sports contested at the Nov 29 - Dec 6 event the Sultanate is hosting for the first time, the lawn bowls team has revitalised itself...

Muara Vella Academy aiming for more glory at JIS Football Fun Day

2009-11-22 THE Muara Vella Academy are aiming for more glory when they compete in the 5-a-side football tournament of the Jerudong International School (JIS) Football Fun Day today at the newly opened Sports Field at the school."We had managed to win...

White Haven post 109-45 victory over TJP

2009-11-22 TOURNAMENT favourites White Haven got off to a good start by demolishing TJP 109-45 last night in the Under-23 category of the Basketball Youth Cup at the Brunei Basketball Association (BBA) court in Batu Bersurat.Tony Bong topscored with 34 points...

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