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Goodbye Malaysia, Over To You Philippines

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KUALA LUMPUR – The Philippines officially took the responsibility as the next SEA Games host when it received the South-East Asia Games Federation (SEAGF) flag at the closing ceremony of the Kuala Lumpur SEA Games 2017 (KL2017) here tonight. SEAGF president Tan Sri Imran Tuanku Jaafar handed the flag to the Philippines Olympic Committee (POC)…

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PM Declares Monday, Sept 4 As Public Holiday

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KUALA LUMPUR – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak tonight declared Sept 4 as a public holiday in appreciation of the outstanding achievement of the Malaysian contingent in 29th Kuala Lumpur SEA Games which ended today. “It is not easy to declare a holiday because Malaysia has too many public holidays but since we…

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Malaysia Head For Landslide Victory In SEA Games

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KUALA LUMPUR – There was no resting on their laurels for the Malaysian contingent with martial arts exponents and a crop of youngsters including nine-year-old Adam Yoong Hanifah rising to the occasion on the penultimate day of the 29th SEA Games to march ahead for a landslide victory. Having achieved their 111-gold target yesterday, the…

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Thailand Dash Malaysia’s Hope Of Winning Gold Medal

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SHAH ALAM – The jinx of not winning the ‘mother of all gold medals’ in the SEA Games as the host came back to haunt when Thailand once again gate crashed Malaysia’s celebrations of having won 140 gold medals here last night. The highly anticipated final turned into somewhat an anti-climax when the Malaysian goalkeeper…

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SEA Games 2017:  Medal Tally As At 11PM, August 29

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    KUALA LUMPUR – Following are the medal tally for the KL2017 SEA Games as at 11.00 pm last night. .

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Police To Ramp Up Security At SEA Games Football Final

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  ALOR STAR – Police will be stepping up inspection at all entrances of Shah Alam Stadium for the 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games men’s football final between Malaysia and Thailand tomorrow. Without mentioning the number of personnel involved, Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar said police are all ready to control security…

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Malaysia Creates History, Records Achievements In KL SEA Games

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  KUALA LUMPUR – Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak says Malaysia has created history and recorded achievements in many areas through the Kuala Lumpur SEA Games 2017 which concludes on Wednesday. One of the best achievements was the gold-medal victory of the Sultan of Terengganu, Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin, in…

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Malaysian Supporters Flock To Shah Alam Stadium

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  SHAH ALAM – Local football supporters have flocked to ticket counters at the Shah Alam Stadium, here as early as 10 pm Sunday to avoid disappointment in getting tickets to the men’s football final between Malaysia and Thailand tomorrow night. Thousands of supporters had formed long queues at the ticket counters which were only…

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Amy Kwan Wins 100th Gold Medal For Malaysia

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  KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia clinched its 100th gold medal at the Kuala SEA Games 2017 (KL2017) today when Amy Kwan Dict Weng delivered gold in rhythmic gymnastics’ individual ribbon apparatus. She scored 15.750 points to edge fellow Malaysian Koi Sie Yan’s 14.700 points to the gold at the competition held at the Malaysia International…

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Thanabalan’s Slick Header Puts Malaysia In Final

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  SHAH ALAM – With the Malaysia-Indonesia football semifinal match appearing to be heading to extra-time, find of the tournament N.Thanabalan struck again, this time with a neat header from a corner kick in the 87th minute to put Malaysia in the final. Malaysia will be meeting Thailand on Aug 29th at the National Stadium,…

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SEA Games Fixtures For Sunday (AUG 27)

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  AQUATIC – DIVING (National Aquatic Centre, KL Sports City) Women’s 1m Springboard – 5pm Men’s 10m Platform – 6.30pm BADMINTON (Axiata Arena, KL Sports City) Men’s Doubles (Quarterfinals) – 1pm Men’s Singles (Quarterfinals) – 1pm Women’s Doubles (Quarterfinals) – 1pm Women’s Singles (Quarterfinals) – 1pm BILLIARDS AND SNOOKER (Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), Hall…

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Divers Lead Gold Rush, Push Malaysia’s Tally To 83

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KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia’s world-class divers opened their 29th SEA Games campaign with three gold medals to push the host further ahead in their race for 111 gold medals and overall domination of the biennial sporting event. Sprinting away with 15 gold medals today, Malaysia continued their impressive lead with 83 gold, 58 silver and…

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Malaysia Claim Bronze In Ice Hockey

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  KUALA LUMPUR – The Philippines created their own history by winning the first ice hockey gold medal of the SEA Games after beating Thailand 5-4 in the final last night. The Philippines finished the round robin competition with 11 points while Thailand took the silver with nine points. Malaysia clinched the bronze medal after…

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Overall Medal Tally On Thursday (Aug 24)

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    COUNTRY GOLD SILVER BRONZE TOTAL MALAYSIA 63 45 37 145 VIETNAM 36 26 31 93 SINGAPORE 34 31 34 99 THAILAND 24 43 47 114 INDONESIA 19 24 40 83 PHILIPPINES 15 18 30 63 MYANMAR 5 6 11 22 CAMBODIA 1 0 6 7 LAOS 0 1 6 7 BRUNEI 0 1…

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Malaysia Still Going Great Guns In SEA Games

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  KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia struck a golden 13 at the midway point of the 29th SEA Games to boost their haul to 63 and further stretched the gap on the rivals in their hunt for 111 gold to top the overall competition. Among the stars today were 16-year-old hammer thrower Grace Wong, pint?sized boxer…

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Overall Medal Tally On Wednesday (Aug 23)

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  Last update: 24/08/2017 COUNTRY GOLD SILVER BRONZE TOTAL MALAYSIA 50 37 32 119 VIETNAM 28 20 23 71 SINGAPORE 27 23 24 74 THAILAND 16 29 35 80 INDONESIA 15 17 33 65 PHILIPPINES 10 15 19 44 MYANMAR 4 5 8 17 BRUNEI 0 1 5 6 LAOS 0 1 1 2 CAMBODIA…

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SEA Games fixtures for Thursday, August 24

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  AQUATIC – Swimming (National Aquatic Centre, KL Sports City) Men: >> Men’s 200m Individual Medley (HEAT) – 9am >> Men’s 100m Backstroke (HEAT) – 9.30am >> Men’s 100m Freestyle (HEAT) – 9.50am >> Men’s 4x200m Freestyle Relay (FINALS) – 9pm Women: >> Women’s 200m Individual Medley (HEAT) – 9.15am >> Women’s 100m Breaststroke (HEAT)-…

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Malaysia On Track To Emerge As Overall Champions – Khairy

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  KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia are on track to emerge as overall winners in the 29th Kuala Lumpur SEA Games (KL2017) as the national contingent has collected almost 50 per cent of the targeted 111 gold medals, says Youth and Sports Minister, Khairy Jamaluddin. In a press conference after the medal presentation ceremony for the…

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PM Najib Congratulates Khairul Hafiz Jantan

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  KUALA LUMPUR – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak congratulated national sprinter Khairul Hafiz Jantan for winning the coveted gold medal in the 100-meter sprint event at the 2017 SEA Games here. “It is a very proud moment for Malaysia as Khairul becomes Southeast Asia sprinting champion. “Another gold for Malaysia! Congratulations Khairul…

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Khairul Hafiz Jantan Fastest Man In Southeast Asia

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  KUALA LUMPUR – National sprint ace Khairul Hafiz Jantan became the fastest man in Southeast Asia after winning the gold medal in the 100m at the National Stadium, Bukit Jalil here last night. The 19-year-old, who hails from Melaka, crossed the finish line in the blue ribband event in 10.38s, beating defending champion Eric…

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Malaysia Beat Table-Topper Myanmar 3-1

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SHAH ALAM – The SEA Games squad finally got their act right as they recorded a convincing 3-1 win over Myanmar in their penultimate 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games Group A match at the Shah Alam Stadium. Last night, strikers N. Thanabalan brace in the 33rd and 82nd minute as Safawi Rasid 35th minute gave…

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Police To Probe If Sabotage Involved In Upside-Down Image Of Flag

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  KUALA LUMPUR – Police will probe if sabotage was involved in the publication of the upside-down image of the Indonesian flag in a souvenir book for the ongoing SEA Games in Kuala Lumpur (KL2017). “We received police reports and we will investigate on any sabotage element involved in regards to the incident,” Inspector-General of…

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Squash Matches Suspended After Buses Ferrying Athletes Crash

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  KUALA LUMPUR – Several athletes were injured after a bus ferrying Myanmar, Philippines and Thai players for the SEA Games squash competition was involved in an accident with another vehicle today. The two buses in the accident were carrying 13 players from Thailand, five from the Philippines and 10 from Myanmar. The injured players…

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Spectacular KL SEA Games Opening Draws All-round Appaluse

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  KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia put up a spectacular 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games (KL2017) opening ceremony that drew appreciative remarks from spectators who filled the National Stadium as well as netizens. The Aug 19-30 biennial sporting extravaganza was opened by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V in a blaze of colour and light…

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Sultan Muhammad V Opens Kuala Lumpur SEA Games

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  KUALA LUMPUR – Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V tonight officially declared the 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games (KL2017) open at the National Stadium, Bukit Jalil here. His Majesty arrived at 8.22pm accompanied by Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor and also Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad…

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Archers Juwaidi, Fatin Deliver Mixed Team Gold For Malaysia

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KUALA LUMPUR – Compound archers Mohd Juwaidi Mazuki and Fatin Nurfatehah Mat Salleh delivered another gold for Malaysia at Kuala Lumpur SEA Games when they beat Myanmar in the mixed team event today. The pair edged Ye Min Swe-Aung Ngeain 152-142 to defend the gold they won in Singapore two years ago. Vietnam edged the…

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2 Gold For Malaysia In Open Swimming

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PUTRAJAYA – After a challenging six laps, two national swimmers Kevin Yeap Soon Choy and Heidi Gan have bagged two gold medals for Men and Women 10km Open Water swimming in the 29th Kuala Lumpur SEA Games (KL2017). Yeap who has been training for the past one year completed the race with a time of…

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Police Ready To Deal With Terrorist Threat During Sea Games, Natianal Day Celebration

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  KUALA LUMPUR – The police are ready to deal with any possible terrorist threat during the SEA Games, which officially open on Saturday, and the National Day celebrations on Aug 31, said Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar. He said there were enough police personnel for duty at the two events and…

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Malaysia’s First Gold Contributed By Chinlone Linking

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KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia won its first gold medal from ‘chinlone linking’ which was also the first Kuala Lumpur 2017 SEA Games gold medal today. In the final match at the Titiwangsa Indoor Stadium here, the national chinlone squad which was led by Muhammad Faiz Roslan performed like heroes to grab the gold by collecting…

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Weather Not An Obstacle – Hanifah

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PUTRAJAYA – The unpredictable weather is not an obstacle for the national waterski and wakeboard team said head coach, Hanifah Yoong. During the final training session at the venue today, Hanifah said that his main concern is the athletes facing any injury towards the 29th Kuala Lumpur SEA Games (KL2017). “As waterski is an outdoor…

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