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Saturday, 24 October 2009

Malaysia, Philippines start favourites

2009-10-24 MALAYSIA and the Philippines shunned the label of favourites heading into today's Brunei 7s which kicks off at 1pm.Officially the second leg of the inaugural Asian Rugby Sevens Series, Asian heavyweights Japan and South Korea won't be at the...

GenX are UBD Futsal champs

2009-10-24 TWO long goals in the second half secured GenX a 2-0 victory over Tawakal Apa to be crowned champions of the Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) Football Club Futsal tournament at the Multipurpose Hall of the UBD Sports Complex in Tungku Link last...

Pyrogen down Easyway

2009-10-24 PYROGEN took second place in the Belait District Basketball Association Under-23 tournament after defeating Easyway 69-48 at the Kg Baru basketball court in Seria yesterday.Pyrogen had a balanced offence with Darren Wong leading the team with 13...

Local golfer Damit to make serious try for Singapore Open

2009-10-24 FAIZ DAMIT is hoping to qualify for next week's Barclays Singapore Open as one of the 10 best players from the 200 who will be at this weekend's qualifying round.The Oct 29 to Nov 1 event at the Sentosa Golf Club in Singapore is co-sanctioned by the...

Barracudas ready to blunt Slingers' challenge

2009-10-24 MIKE PILGRIM is set and ready to put his bad game behind him in the hope of guiding the Barracudas to their first home win in the ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) when they take on the visiting Singapore Slingers at Berakas tonight."I'm ready and...

Friday, 23 October 2009

Muara Vella seek revenge

2009-10-23 MUARA VELLA FC have revenge on their minds when they face the Brunei Association of Banks (BAB) in the first round of the DSTGroup League Cup at the Berakas Sports Complex in Berakas today.The two teams played each other in the DSTGroup Brunei...

Pros on mission to woo Brunei fans

2009-10-23 PROFESSIONAL women golfers Fumi Doi and Ayaka Hayashi of Japan jetted into town yesterday for the 22nd Mitsubishi Trophy golf tournament.The Japanese were invited to participate in the competition which will start tomorrow at the Empire Hotel and...

'Hungry' Pilgrim sets the record straight

2009-10-23 IT WAS not hunger but fatigue that had hampered Mike Pilgrim's performance during the Barracudas' 73-76 defeat to the KL Dragons in their ASEAN Basketball League match in Berakas last Sunday.According to a popular Brunei blog, Pilgrim had said...

White Haven beat Easyway to take crown

2009-10-23 FAVOURITES White Haven defeated Easyway 70-54 to capture the crown of the Belait District Basketball Association's Under-23 tournament at the Kg Baru basketball court in Seria last night.Josend Mangoroban had a game-high 21 points for White Haven...

Brunei's Faiz falls victim to bad putting

2009-10-23 THE duo of Pg S Hassanal Al Haj and Faiz Damit did not feature in the Iskandar Johor Open which teed off yesterday as they failed to qualify for the US$1 million Asian Tour event at the Royal Johor Country Club in Johor, Malaysia."I didn't make...

Thursday, 22 October 2009

Coach Zakaria names his men

2009-10-22 THE national rugby 7s team finally announced their line-up for Saturday's Brunei 7s the third leg of the inaugural Asian Rugby Sevens Series yesterday.Captained by Ahmad Faez Anuar, the 12-member team will see Petrus Tuan act as vice-captain at...

Late Hazimah goal lifts AH United

2009-10-22 AH UNITED moved off the foot of the DSTGroup Brunei Premier League I last night when they picked up their second win of the season, a 3-2 victory over NBT FC.Jumping two spots in the 10-team table, AH United are now eighth in the standings after...

Chanon ends Aiman's Kuching adventure

2009-10-22 MOHD Aiman Abdullah justified the wild card given to him at the 2009 ITF World Junior Tennis Championships Grade 3 in Kuching by beating his first-round opponent on Tuesday.The 17-year-old Bruneian beat Malaysia's Chang Tun Jie 6-3, 6-0 at the...

No happy ending: Simunic bids farewell to DPMM FC

2009-10-22 VJERAN SIMUNIC painted a particularly glum picture when met yesterday.With DPMM FC now out of the Singapore League (S-League) and all their points expunged, the Croatian coach who will leave Brunei on Monday was a shell of his normal self.A coach...

Wednesday, 21 October 2009

White Haven inch closer to title

2009-10-21 FAVOURITES White Haven are one game away from the championship after demolishing Pyrogen 93-55 in the Belait District Basketball Association's Under-23 tournament at the Kg Baru basketball court in Seria last night.Both teams were neck and neck in...

Was he too hungry to play?

2009-10-21 WAS IT just a bad day or was Mike Pilgrim in some discomfort on Sunday when he recorded only 12 points and five rebounds during the Barracudas' 73-76 defeat to the KL Dragons in their ASEAN Basketball League match in Berakas? According to a popular...

Micia swim to 2 gold medals

2009-10-21 THE Micia swim team had a successful outing at the inaugural SGCC Inter-Club Under-12 Swimming Championships in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia returning home on Monday with two gold, four silver and three bronze medals.The 13-member squad are made up of...

DPMM FC make their mark in S'pore

2009-10-21 DESPITE not being able to complete their season, DPMM FC have done the country proud by leaving their mark in the Singapore League.DPMM FC not only won the League Cup in their debut S-League season, but at one point also sat pretty at the top of the...

Army men shoot down the Gunners

2009-10-21 MS ABDB (the Royal Brunei Armed Forces' Sports Council) proved too much to handle for the AM Gunners as they overwhelmed the DSTGroup Brunei Premier League (BPL) I newcomers with a 2-0 scoreline at the Penanjong Camp in Tutong.The result means that...

Tuesday, 20 October 2009

Bayong to QAF FC's rescue

2009-10-20 DEFENDING champions QAF FC will end the first round of the DSTGroup Brunei Premier League I top of the table thanks to a brace from Viban Francis Bayong.Though the Cameroonian midfielder was not his usual dominant self against Majra FC last night,...

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