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Sunday, 30 January 2011

Royal Brunei Armed Forces Sports Council shoot down Miri

2011-01-30 MD HADI Zakwan Abdullah Mega scored a hat-trick to give the Royal Brunei Armed Forces' Sports Council (MS ABDB) a 3-0 victory against Miri in their Four Corners Hockey League "Series 1" match at the Hockey Stadium of the Hassanal Bolkiah...

Saturday, 29 January 2011

BPL I and II to start in March

2011-01-29 THE Football Federation of Brunei Darussalam (FFBD) ended months of speculation and hearsay yesterday when it announced that the local football season will kick-off on March 5.It will be a familiar sight for fans of the sport when they take to the...

Manacap sends Abd Rasheed home

2011-01-29 Titleholder forced to relinquish crown with quarter loss JONATHAN Manacap derailed titleholder Abdul Rasheed Abdullah's hopes of defending his Brunei Darussalam Tennis Association (BDTA) Open Men Singles 1st Leg crown after beating him 6-2, 3-6, 6-4...

Ministry of Development still champs on cue

2011-01-29 THE Ministry of Development (MoD) retained their title after they defeated the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) 2-1 in the final of the 9-ball pool event for the Inter-Ministry Sports Festival at the Billiards and Snooker Hall of the Hassanal Bolkiah...

CSC to the public: Come and join us

2011-01-29 THE Competitive Sailing Club (CSC) is encouraging members of the public to join the club.The CSC received a huge boost last week following the arrival of the Sultanate's first LongTze boat.The keel-boat is being showcased at the Brunei International...

Friday, 28 January 2011

Strongman Md Yazid on the mend

2011-01-28 Yazid healing properly after going under the knife six months agoMD YAZID YATIMI YUSOF is well on his way to reclaiming his status as Brunei's top field athlete once again.The shot put and discus throw specialist is finally on the road to a full...

SOBD happy to move into new headquarters

2011-01-28 SPECIAL Olympics Brunei Darussalam (SOBD) is optimistic that having a building to call their own will boost athlete development.SOBD marked another chapter in its history yesterday when they moved into their new headquarters in a bungalow that...

PPPS' best of the best

2011-01-28 SOME 73 silat exponents from the School of Silat Panca Sukma (PPPS) received promotions during a ceremony held last night at the Multipurpose Hall of the Fire and Rescue Services Department Headquarters in Berakas.In addition, several athletes...

Silat team eye Asian C'ships

2011-01-28 BLOOD, sweat and glory. The national silat team are ready to give their all again to bring more glory to the country.The national silat exponents ended 2010 on a high finishing fourth overall at the 14th World Pencak Silat Championships, winning one...

Thursday, 27 January 2011

JIS swimmers rule waves in Miri

2011-01-27 Return home with 18 gold, 18 silver and 16 bronze THE Jerudong International School (JIS) Swimming Team returned to Brunei with another brilliant performance bagging 18 gold, 18 silver and 16 bronze medals to finish as runners-up at the 15th Miri...

Abdul Rasheed gets good start

2011-01-27 TOP seed Abdul Rasheed Abdullah fought his way into the quarter-finals of the Brunei Darussalam Tennis Association (BDTA) Open Men Singles 1st Leg last night after beating Pg Hj Md Ridzuan Pg Hj Md Yunos 7-6 (1), 4-6, 6-2.Playing his first match of...

Siddikur looks to strike again in the Brunei Open

2011-01-27 BRUNEI OPEN winner Mohammad Siddikur plans to continue striking the winning chords in the 2011 Asian Tour following a glorious campaign last year.The Bangladesh golf sensation was one of the revelations last year.He became the first man from his...

Patriots slay Dragons for ABL final berth

2011-01-27 THE Philippine Patriots made their way into the final of the Asean Basketball League (ABL) for the second straight year after holding on to a 95-92 victory over the KL Dragons last night in game two at the MABA Stadium in Kuala Lumpur.The win keeps...

Wednesday, 26 January 2011

Mohd Aiman returns empty handed

2011-01-26 Elusive ATP point still out of the 18-year-old's grasp. MOHD Aiman Abdullah will have to wait a while longer for his maiden ATP (Association of Tennis Professionals) point.Aiming to be the Sultanate's first professional, Aiman is searching for the...

Knights targeting youth to carry on legacy

2011-01-26 LOCAL rugby powerhouses Knights Rugby Club are preparing for the future.As if capturing both major trophies on offer last season weren't enough, the Knights want to ensure their hegemony continues for some time to come by combing the country to...

MoHA continue strong showing

2011-01-26 Good outing helps MoHA extend lead over other ministries.THE Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) strengthened their spot at the top of the Inter Ministry Sports Festival after a superb showing in athletics contested at the Hassanal Bolkiah National...

Tuesday, 25 January 2011

RBRC swimmers return with rich haul

2011-01-25 IT doesn't take a big squad for a huge medal haul at least that much is true for the Royal Brunei Recreation Club (RBRC) Swimming team.The team only had three swimmers compete at the 14th Miri Age Group Swimming Championship held at the Miri...

15 alternative sports offered under TID

2011-01-25 THE 15 sports in the Talent Identification programme (TID) were chosen to give the public alternatives.Though boat racing and fencing are not as popular as football or sepak takraw in Brunei, the head of the Sports Coaching and Development Unit (...

6/7-a-side hockey tournament to be held next month

2011-01-25 BRUSH the dust off your hockey sticks because the Brunei Darussalam Hockey Association (BDHA) will organise a 6/7-a-side hockey tournament in February.This is the chance for discreet hockey players to showcase their skills and earn a spot in the...

Indoor hockey to be introduced in Sultanate shortly

2011-01-25 INDOOR hockey could be introduced to the Sultanate soon should everything go as planned for the Brunei Darussalam Hockey Association (BDHA).The news was shared by BDHA president Col (A) Pg Hj Kamal Bashah Pg Hj Ahmad to the attendees of the Four...

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