Friday, 8 April 2011

Time for musclemen to pull their weight

2011-04-08 THE executive committee of the Brunei Darussalam National Tug of War tournament is welcoming entries for next month's Brunei-Muara district level competition.Three categories will be contested in the annual tournament held in conjunction with His...

Reece: Referee clinic is a must

2011-04-08 THE news that three officials from FIBA (International Basketball Association) are set to conduct a refereeing clinic from May 6-8 is received with open arms at least for national basketball coach Kevin Reece (pic).The clinic is open to those who...

Thursday, 7 April 2011

Wijaya FC emerge winner in battle of basement

2011-04-07 WIJAYA FC barged into the win column with a 3-1 victory over Prisons Department in a battle between basement dwellers of the DST Group Brunei Premier League I (BPL I) yesterday at the Berakas Sports Complex.The win lifts Wijaya out of the basement...

Foreign cyclists signing up to take on Brunei's best

2011-04-07 SELANGOR and Terrenganu are the first foreign teams to confirm their entry in next Sunday's 2011 TelBru Grand Cycling Race.Growing in popularity since its debut in 2009, the race's organisers are also expecting cyclists from Indonesia, Singapore and...

JIS finish 3rd in murky depths of Jambi

2011-04-07 THE Jerudong International School (JIS) Swimming Club finished third overall at last weekend's 9th Asean Inter-Club Age Group Swimming Championships at the Telago Rajo swimming pool in Jambi, Indonesia.Pari Sakti Jakarta were crowned champions for...

Annual PMO futsal tournament kicks off

2011-04-07 THE futsal tournament for the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) and departments under it kicked off last night with 35 teams competing in two categories.An annual event on the PMO calendar, a special category for veterans and ranking officials made its...

Wednesday, 6 April 2011

Wijaya vs Prisons Dep't: battle for base

2011-04-06 THE DST Group Brunei Premier League I (BPL I) enters its fifth week of the 2010/11 season and judging by the fixtures, it promises to entertain avid fans of the local football.Basement teams Wijaya FC and Prisons Department will kick off proceedings...

15 teams to battle it out in Veterans League

2011-04-06 NINE teams will be making their debut in the National Veterans League on May 6.Organised for the second year in a row by the Veteran Football Association (VFA), 15 teams will be competing in the tournament which will end on July 10.Only 10 teams...

IN BRIEF

2011-04-06 Connecticut win NCAA titleHOUSTON: Connecticut defeated Butler 53-41 on Monday to win the NCAA basketball tournament for the third time, overcoming a sub-par performance from All-America guard Kemba Walker with an inspired second-half rally....

Dragons in Champions Cup

2011-04-06 EARLY this year the Thailand Slammers reached the summit of Southeast Asian basketball when they were crowned the champions of the Asean Basketball League (ABL), but the Thais were this week brought down to earth.The ABL said on Monday that the...

Tuesday, 5 April 2011

Brunei Barracudas: Future looks bleak

2011-04-05 THEY may have finished last in the Asean Basketball League last season, but the Brunei Barracudas' fate is still talk of the town will they compete as a Brunei team in the third season of the ABL or will they go west and be known as the Borneo...

Rimba Star outshine BIBD

2011-04-05 TWO penalties in the first half condemned BIBD FT to a 2-1 defeat against Rimba Star FC during their DST Group Brunei Premier League II (BPL II) match at the Berakas Sports Complex last night.It was a match to forget for BIBD FT defender Ahmad...

Wijaya's goalkeeper 'in good condition'

2011-04-05 WIJAYA FC fans can heave a sigh of relief as Md Nashruddin Salamat is in good health and is currently under observation at Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha (Ripas) Hospital."He's in good condition, but for now he's still being held at the...

Monday, 4 April 2011

M'sian takes home 1st Brunei RC powerboat open title

2011-04-04 ZULKARNAIN Hussien (pic) of Kuching defeated some other 120 participants to be crowned the Champion of Champions at the 1st Brunei Open Radio Control Powerboat International Championships 2011 yesterday at the reservoir located in Jalan Kuda near...

QAF FC ride their 'Tuah' to victory

2011-04-04 QAF FC do not need luck when they already have Ratano Tuah in the squad. The 35-year-old leftback whose father's name Tuah translates to 'luck' in English scored the winning goal in their DST Group Brunei Premier League I match against the Prisons...

Chu bags a double at season opener

2011-04-04 NEITHER rain nor shine could slow Sabah's KS Chu down as he raced his radio controlled vehicle to a double victory in both the Stock and Open Modified class of yesterday's 2011 Pemkar Electric National Series race opener at the Hassanal Bolkiah...

Department of Islamic Studies 'A' crowned MoRA Futsal champions

2011-04-04 THE Department of Islamic Studies A were crowned the champions of the 2nd Ministry of Religious Affairs (MoRA) Futsal Tournament on Friday.Contested at the Multipurpose Hall of the Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) Sports Complex in Tungku Link...

Sunday, 3 April 2011

Do you want to drive in F1?

2011-04-03 Yoong and Team Lotus offering Bruneians ticket to F1.ALEX Yoong (pic, at left) wants to give Bruneians a chance to make their dreams come true.The second Southeast Asian driver to compete in F1, Yoong, who raced in 18 Grands Prix for Minardi from...

Kilanas fight back to stay at the summit

2011-04-03 KILANAS FC fought back from a goal down to win 2-1 against DST Group FT in their DST Group Brunei Premier League II (BPL II) match at the Berakas Sports Complex last night.A goal each from Md Khairul Hj Abd Halim and Md Ehsan Hj Moksin in the second...

Rugby: Pythons swallow Bandar Blacks

2011-04-03 THE Belait Pythons showed no mercy as they constricted the Bandar Blacks for a 38-8 victory in their opening game of the Brunei Rugby Football Union (BRFU) League yesterday.Contested at the Panaga Club in Seria, the 2007 and 2009 champions had Habib...