Friday, 29 April 2011

SMSA queens of Belait school netball

2011-04-29 THE Belait District Secondary and College level netball tournament ended on Wednesday with Sayyidina Ali Secondary School (SMSA) dominating the proceedings, sweeping opponents off their feet to clinch the titles for the two categories competed....

Faldo Series Brunei to tee off in November

2011-04-29 THE inaugural Faldo Series Brunei Championship will be in town from Nov 23-24.The latest inclusion in the tournament started by six-time Major champion Nick Faldo, the Brunei leg was announced in February but its exact date was only revealed this...

Reyes tames Taufiq in Beijing

2011-04-29 BRUNEI'S Ahmad Taufiq Murni went down fighting in his Beijing Open match against Efren Reyes yesterday, falling 9-6 to the legendary Filipino in the first round.Ahmad Taufiq, who qualified for last year's World Pool Masters, is one of three national...

Faiz has a good day at Clearwater Masters

2011-04-29 FAIZ DAMIT fired a two-over 74 yesterday to finish tied-39th after a weather-hit First Round of the Clearwater Masters 2011 at the Clearwater Sanctuary Golf Resort in Batu Gajah, Perak, Malaysia.Faiz, who is Brunei's most active professional golfer...

IN BRIEF

2011-04-29 Troubled Indonesia hope for new eraINDONESIA is hoping to turn the page on a shambolic era in its football history after public protests and the launch of a rebel league prompted Fifa to seize control of the sport's national body. Leadership...

'I was wrong to try and leave'

2011-04-29 MANCHESTER United forward Wayne Rooney (pic) has admitted he was wrong to seek a transfer earlier this season after questioning whether the club was good enough to challenge for top honours.Rooney stunned Old Trafford in October by agitating for a...

Dempsey lift Fulham to safety

2011-04-29 FULHAM look assured of keeping their Premier League status next season after a resounding 3-0 win over Bolton at Craven Cottage on Wednesday.American international Clint Dempsey scored either side of half time with Brede Hangeland adding a third to...

Thursday, 28 April 2011

Downpour can't put out Jerudong's fire

2011-04-28 PRISONS DEPARTMENT were forced to take off their boots for the third time this DST Group Brunei Premier League I (BPL I) season due to downpour at the Berakas Sports Complex last night.Tasked against Jerudong FC, the match did not even kick off as...

Fratini's serve it up to LDY Engineering

2011-04-28 Wan Sing out to tame Wildcats tonightFRATINI'S left it till late to notch their only victory to date in the 4th Manjaro Cup with a 64-58 comeback win over LDY Engineering in Group B on Tuesday night at the Brunei Basketball Association court in Batu...

BBA says no charge... for upcoming referee clinic

2011-04-28 BASKETBALL enthusiasts are in for a treat and they will not get a better deal than this.The Brunei Basketball Association (BBA) held a meeting yesterday and announced that the refereeing clinic to be conducted by three officials from Fiba (...

Wednesday, 27 April 2011

Esmond to drive into the lane for Chevrolet

2011-04-27 ESMOND TAN is a name that has been absent on the national squad for the past months.Work commitments has kept him away from suiting up for the national team but not the game he loves as he will don a Chevrolet jersey in the Brunei Basketball...

QAF FC standing on unfamiliar turf

2011-04-27 WHAT a difference a year makes.If one were to inform QAF FC manager Rahim Hj Daud, before the start of the 2010/11 DST Group Brunei Premier League I (BPL I) season, that his team would be trailing current league leaders Royal Brunei Armed Forces'...

BDHA set to bring hockey indoors

2011-04-27 THE Brunei Darussalam Hockey Association (BDHA) will be introducing indoor hockey to the Sultanate next month.Held with cooperation from the Department of Co-Curriculum Education (DCCE) Belait, the BDHA is set to organise the first indoor hockey...

Ford cruise to easy victory

2011-04-27 FORD cruised past Kayumanggi with a 73-53 victory in Group C of the 4th Manjaro Cup last night at the Brunei Basketball Association court in Batu Bersurat.Three players hit double figures for Ford with Sonny Bautista leading the way with 15 points...

Tuesday, 26 April 2011

Gunned down by ABDB QAF FC fall again

2011-04-26 THE Royal Brunei Armed Forces' Sports Council (MS ABDB) go eight points clear at the top of the DST Group Brunei Premier League I (BPL I) when both title rivals AM Gunners FC and QAF FC stumbled last night.League leaders MS ABDB defeated the Gunners...

Brunei kayakers shine in Labuan challenge

2011-04-26 BRUNEIANS stamped their mark in the Labuan International Sea Challenge (LISC) once again by finishing on the podium in the 50km Round Island Kayak Challenge.Brunei's Arriffin Hj Zainal finished third in the men's singles race with a time of 5.39:42...

Runners to lace up in KK

2011-04-26 BRUNEI Runnergy want to introduce its members to the big time at Sunday's Borneo International Marathon (BIM).Established at the start of the year, the team is sending 18 runners to the fourth edition of the race in Kota Kinabalu with most of them...

Nat'l hockey coach sets sight on bringing junior world cup to Brunei

2011-04-26 JUNIOR national hockey coach Berandai Dadong (pic) has a grand ambition, to bring Brunei to the 2013 Hockey Junior World Cup.However, at the current state, it still looks like a distant dream for Berandai to witness the Sultanate's flag in uncharted...

Monday, 25 April 2011

Brunei pick 11 sports

2011-04-25 Committee finalises list of sports for November's SEA GamesBRUNEI will compete in 11 sports at this year's Southeast Asian (SEA) Games.In a Press release issued on Saturday, the Department of Youth and Sports announced that 11 of the 13...

Cueists raring to go in Beijing

2011-04-25 BRUNEI will be represented by three of its top cueists at today's Beijing Open.Muhd Alias Hj Rashid, Ahmad Taufiq Murni and Ak Md Saiful Azri Pg Roslee will be flying the flag for the country at the April 25-May 1 event, where they are accompanied...