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Friday, 24 December 2010

Brothers lead new generation of swimmers

2010-12-24 TO BE able to win more medals, everything has got to start from the grassroots.Jerudong International School (JIS) are doing just that, with brothers Joshua and Jayden Yong, who bagged back-to-back best boys awards in their respective age groups in...

Thursday, 23 December 2010

'China tie-up to benefit youth'

2010-12-23 THE head of Sports Coaching and Development Unit (SCDU), Kifli Hj Jaafar, has lauded the cooperation that the Sultanate and China will share next year in sports.Chinese ambassador to the country, Min Yongnian, announced that the national athletes...

Brunei fail to achieve bronze 'goal'

2010-12-23 TEAM Brunei ended their 15th Asean University Games campaign on a low when the Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) futsal team lost 7-3 against Malaysia in the battle for third place at Chiangmai, Thailand, yesterday.Awang Zulhirni A Rais got UBD on...

'New look' but same ol' Barracudas

2010-12-23 THE "new look" Brunei Barracudas are virtually out of contention for the Asean Basketball League play-offs after their 72-65 defeat to leaders the Thailand Slammers at the Indoor Stadium of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex in...

SEAFF is just the tip of the iceberg

2010-12-23 FOLLOWING the success of hosting the Southeast Asian (SEA) Fencing Federation Championship, the Brunei Darussalam Fencing Federation (BDFF) has expressed their intentions to organise more tournaments before the SEA Games rolls around in November...

BHC cements sponsorship deal with Brunei Wushu

2010-12-23 BRUNEI'S wushu contingent for the 3rd Hornbill Cup Wushu Championships were given a major boost yesterday when sponsor Butra HeidelbergCement Sdn Bhd (BHC) gave the Brunei Wushu Federation a sponsorship pledge.World Junior Wushu Championships...

Wednesday, 22 December 2010

Muara Vella conquer Labuan

2010-12-22 Edge out RBRC for both League and FA Cup MUARA VELLA Academy made it an outing to remember when they managed to capture a double at the Labuan Invitational Football Championship which was held last weekend. The Under-14 players clinched the...

Tough test for new look Barracudas

2010-12-22 THE Brunei Barracudas will be playing in their first Asean Basketball League match since the mass exodus of the local players at the Indoor Stadium of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex in Berakas tonight.A tough task awaits the Sultanate'...

Malaysia's 'Headless Chickens' seeking revenge in Sunday's AFF Cup final

2010-12-22 STILL smarting from their 5-1 Group Stage loss to Indonesia, Malaysia's "headless chickens" cannot wait for Sunday's final of the AFF Cup.The Malaysians were taught a soccer lesson in that Dec 1 group match of the Southeast Asian...

SCDU claim Petanque Triples Crown

2010-12-22 THE Sports Coaching and Development Unit (SCDU) was successful in claiming the crown of the Petanque Triples Championships at the petanque pitch of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex in Berakas yesterday.The champions triumphed in a...

UBD to play grudge match for bronze

2010-12-22 Brunei team have amassed three bronze medals so far However Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) would have to give their 100 per cent against Malaysia, who previously thrashed the Sultanate side 4-1 in the preliminary stage.Though they were hammered...

Tuesday, 21 December 2010

Para athletes Game for London 2012

2010-12-21 THE Sultanate's Guangzhou Asian Para Games contingent have had a rosy start to a medal-winning journey after their recent haul of two silver and two bronze medals in China and are now setting their sights on winning more during the 2012...

BDPF kicks off Petanque meet for MCYS staff

2010-12-21 THE Brunei Darussalam Petanque Federation (BDPF) is currently holding a Petanque Triples Championships for the staff of the Youth and Sports Department under the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports.Held at the petanque pitch of the Hassanal...

Brunei to train in China

2010-12-21 Brunei-China in sports exchange, cooperation BRUNEI'S quest for gold received a major boost yesterday when the Chinese Ambassador to the country, Min Yongnian, announced that national athletes will be sent to China next year for training.Min stated...

Coaching is sharing

2010-12-21 BROTHERHOOD is fellowship a fraternity or union united for a common purpose that comes with being members of a profession. We as coaches are also united by our career and we share information because this is what we do.A few weeks ago I had the...

Monday, 20 December 2010

Brunei 'silat' to gold

2010-12-20 Brunei finish 4th at 14th World Pencak Silat C'ships after winning 1 gold and 3 bronze medals. THE national pencak silat team claimed their best finish ever at a world tournament last week taking home one gold and three bronze medals at the 14th...

National takraw team return with bronze

2010-12-20 THE national sepak takraw team at the 2nd Asian Beach Games returned to a hero's welcome on its arrival at the Brunei International Airport in Berakas yesterday.Captain Ismail Ang, Mohammad Azri Tahir, Mohammad Shukri Jaineh, Nur Alimin Sungoh,...

Hj Harith, 11-yr-old son collect medals in Belait go-kart competition

2010-12-20 HJ HARITH Pehin Hj Abd Aziz took home the gold medal in the Masters category of the go-kart competition held in conjunction with the Cheo'-Cheo' Le Long Belait (Come to Belait) festival yesterday.Roads in Kuala Belait were blocked to form a street...

Sim takes home PWB Invitational trophy

2010-12-20 EIGHTY invited players competed for honours in the inaugural BIBD Perdana World Banking (PWB) Invitational Golf 2010 tournament at the Empire Hotel & Country Club golf course in Jerudong yesterday.Two categories were contested in the one-day...

No medals, but swimmers could hold heads high

2010-12-20 THE national swimmers may not be returning with any medals from the 10th Fina World Short Course Championships at the Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Sports Complex in UAE but they will surely be returning with their heads held high.Prior to their...

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