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Tuesday, 29 September 2009

Will ABL inspire Brunei youth?

2009-09-29 WHILE local basketball fans are uncertain on how the Brunei Barracudas will perform in the Asean Basketball League (ABL), they are anxious about how the first professional league in the region will help promote the sport among Brunei's youth."...

Incentives motivate athletes

2009-09-29 AMONG the 26 athletes who received monetary incentives from the government were Rosli Hj Hastan and Norleyermah Hj Raya. The two were the top earners, each getting B$15,000 during the Sports Excellence Incentive Scheme awarding ceremony held at the...

DPMM FC face Tampines

2009-09-29 THE loss of three key Tampines Rovers FC players hasn't diminished any of Vjeran Simunic's respect for DPMM FC's Singapore League (S-League) opponents tonight.The Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium in Berakas will play host to the clash between...

Monday, 28 September 2009

Brunei rugby team gearing up for Asian Sevens Series

2009-09-28 THE national rugby team for the Brunei 7s is finally starting to take shape, though last weekend's selection attracted a less than enthusiastic response.The Brunei Rugby Football Union (BRFU) officially announced they had won the bid to host the...

10th ASEAN Softball Championship slated

2009-09-28 THE Brunei Amateur Softball and Baseball Association (BASBA) confirmed that the country will be organising the BASBA Silver Jubilee Tournament in conjunction with the 10th ASEAN Softball Championship from October 29 to November 1.The competition was...

BBTA Men's Senior Inter-club on Oct 16

2009-09-28 THE Brunei Darussalam Tennis Association (BDTA) will be organising the Men's Senior Inter-Club Team Tournament at the Brunei Tennis Centre from Oct 16-18.The tournament which was supposed to be held last month was postponed due to the haze...

GILR Wildcats pick up second straight victory

2009-09-28 GILR WILDCATS notched up their second straight victory with a 102-85 win over Beaver Engineering last night to keep their hopes of advancing to the next round of the 3rd Manjaro Cup with Aewon and Western Union at the Brunei Basketball Association...

Sunday, 27 September 2009

FIFA meeting: Brunei may face suspension

2009-09-27 THE future of Brunei's international football will debated at the highest level of the sport when the FIFA Executive Committee, chaired by FIFA President Joseph S Blatter, convenes in Brazil on Tuesday.The Football Association of Brunei Darussalam (...

Barracudas to finalise roster this week, says Filipino coach

2009-09-27 COACH Bong Ramos is expected to finalise the Barracudas roster when the team's another American import arrives this week. The Barracudas had their first tune up game against Linktech last Friday and Ramos is satisfied with the performance of his...

Hannah Louise beat G4F, 60-56

2009-09-27 HANNAH LOUISE defeated G4F 60-56 last night in the 3rd Manjaro Cup with Aewon and Western Union basketball tournament at the Brunei Basketball Association court in Batu Bersurat.The victory created a three-way tie for the Group B lead in the 37-...

Saturday, 26 September 2009

Sepak takraw team confident in Laos SEA Games campaign

2009-09-26 THE national sepak takraw coach feels the country has a good chance of finishing on the podium at the 25th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Laos.The chef de mission of the Brunei contingent to the December 9-18 tournament, Hj Zamri DP Hj Hamdini,...

Ahmad Taufiq not going to Laos

2009-09-26 NATIONAL pool player Ahmad Taufiq Murni will not have the chance to make it two in a row at this year's Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Laos.The biggest stage of his young career was two years ago at the Sima Thani Grand Ballroom in Korat, Thailand,...

Ramos satisfied with tune up

2009-09-26 THE Barracudas had their first tune up game against 2009 Pepsi Cup runnersup Linktech last night at the Brunei Basketball Association court in Batu Bersurat."We just want to play and try to execute our offence and defence. We know our level compared...

Friday, 25 September 2009

BSRC Open basketball

2009-09-25 THE Brunei Shell Recreation Club (BSRC) will hold the BSRC Open basketball tournament on October 10 at the newly refurbished BSRC outdoor court in Seria. BSRC basketball committee chairman Alvin Aldovino said application forms are available at the...

Liga Bumiputera overwhelm Ford

2009-09-25 LIGA BUMIPUTERA demolished Ford 72-30 last night to end their campaign in the 3rd Manjaro Cup with Aewon and Western Union last night at the Brunei Basketball Association court in Batu Bersurat.Hj Md Rahmat Hj Suhaili and Jamri Ramlee scored 15...

FBA to hold LBC Cup basketball next month

2009-09-25 THE Filipino Basketball Association (FBA) in Brunei will hold the all-Filipino LBC Cup basketball tournament to welcome the appointment of Alexander Yano as new Philippines Ambassador to Brunei.The tournament, which is sponsored by LBC Mabuhay Sdn...

Thursday, 24 September 2009

DPMM FC doing fine, says Simunic

2009-09-24 FORCED to compromise because of the lengthy bans handed down to all three of the team's first-choice defenders, DPMM FC head coach Vjeran Simunic had nothing but praise for his players.Arguably the side's darkest hour, the first-half expulsion of...

Rugby team begin training

2009-09-24 THE national rugby team will finally start training for the Brunei 7s on Saturday. Coached by Zakaria Hj Hamzah, the 15-player squad for the October 24-25 International Rugby Board (IRB) sanctioned event will be finalised the next day.An official...

Capers claim second victory

2009-09-24 CAPERS survived Sold's late rally to win 67-64 last night in the 3rd Manjaro Cup basketball tournament at the Brunei Basketball Association court in Batu Bersurat.Sold trailed by double-digits for most of the third quarter but came back strong in...

Tuesday, 22 September 2009

Barracudas acquire American import

2009-09-22 AMERICAN Lonnie Jones promised to do his best as one of the two American imports tapped by Barracudas for the ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) starting next month. Barracudas will be playing against dangerous Singapore Slingers in their opening game...

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