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  • Final round delayed as Song holds off Spieth’s late charge

    Rain disrupted the final round of the SMBC Singapore Open on Sunday with South Korean Song Young-hun remaining in firm control over his close rivals.

  • PSG, Madrid, Bayern Munich and Napoli all win in Europe

  • Djokovic wins 6th Australian title; Murray loses 5th final

    Novak Djokovic maintained his perfect streak in six Australian Open finals with a 6-1, 7-5, 7-6 (3) victory Sunday that consigned Andy Murray to a fifth defeat in championship deciders at Melbourne Park.

  • Man City, Arsenal and Tottenham reach 5th round of FA Cup

    Manchester City remained in the hunt for a record trophy quadruple after a hat trick from teenager Kelechi Iheanacho helped them demolish Aston Villa 4-0 in the FA Cup on Saturday.

  • Messi, Suarez lead Barca back 2-1 over Atletico

    Barcelona took a big step toward successfully defending its Spanish league title when Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez led its fightback to beat Atletico Madrid 2-1 on Saturday.

  • IOC sends medical advice to Olympic committees on Zika virus

    The IOC advised national Olympic committees on Friday to follow the World Health Organization's guidance on dealing with the Zika virus ahead of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, asserting its confidence that the games will be safe.

  • Song Young-han two strokes clear at rain-disrupted Singapore Open

    Younghan Song of South Korea fired to a nine-under par 133 after two rounds to snatch the lead at the US$1 million SMBC Singapore Open golf tournament, which was again disrupted by storms at the Serapong Golf Course on Friday.

  • Murray beats Raonic in 5 to reach 5th Australian Open final

    Andy Murray arrived at the Australian Open fully prepared to become a father before becoming champion.

  • Soccer friday: Singapore star Safuwan targets Europe move after Malaysia chapter

    It hasn’t taken Safuwan Baharudin long to settle into life at his new Malaysia Super League (MSL) team, PDRM FA. The Singapore international is living within walking distance of the imposing KLCC towers in the heart of the capital and has already given a taste of his goal-scoring form.

  • Weather disrupts Singapore Open first round

    Unexpected weather rumbled above Sentosa Island, Singapore, with thunder and drizzle eventually putting a stop to the opening round of play at the SMBC Singapore Open late on Thursday.

  • Williams within 1 win of 7th Australian Open title

    Serena Williams gave another reminder of her dominance in women's tennis with a 6-0, 6-4 win in the Australian Open semifinals against Agnieszka Radwanska, who is soon to move to the No. 3 ranking.

  • Clarke relishes challenge at Singapore Open

    Darren Clarke has brushed aside the possible effects of jet leg, saying he was looking forward to the challenge of the SMBC Singapore Open golf tournament.

  • Tennis to review integrity unit to restore public confidence

    Tennis authorities are taking steps at damage control as they grapple with recent media reports alleging match-fixing, which have cast a shadow over the first Grand Slam of the year and shaken confidence in the integrity of the sport.

  • Correction

    In the story titled “Graduate Quek aims to score another distinction” published on Jan. 23, the last two paragraphs should have stated: The tickets for the tournament can be purchased through APACTix. The tickets for the tournament start from S$20 and entrance for opening day on Thursday is free. We apologize for the error.

  • Meet the young Canadians poised for breakout at Aussie Open

    Growing up in Quebec City, Felix Auger Aliassime learned to play from his father, a tennis instructor who had emigrated from Togo in West Africa. It wasn't until he saw Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal play their classic Wimbledon final in 2008, though, that he fell in love with the game.

  • Djokovic, Federer advance to Australian Open semifinal

    Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer are 22-all in career head-to-heads, have nine Australian Open titles between them, and warmed up for a semifinal meeting with clinical quarterfinal wins.

  • Serena Williams beats Sharapova, reaches Aussie Open semis

    Serena Williams attacked Maria Sharapova's strength and it helped extend her complete domination of their rivalry, earning the six-time Australian Open champion a place in the semifinals.

  • Rain, what rain? Cricketers battle on regardless

    Covered wickets, effective drainage and resilient men in whites all came together to produce yet another weekend of competitive cricket in the TATA motors JCA League, which saw victories for KLN WISCI, the Fez Rebels and TKCC.

  • Panthers to face Broncos in Super Bowl 50

    American Football is never predictable and Sunday’s matchup between the Denver Broncos and the New England Patriots was a perfect example of that. In the end, it came down to a missed point-after-touchdown, with New England losing 20-18 in an exciting game. The main storyline was the Broncos’ defense, which played quarterback Tom Brady’s offense about as perfectly as one could imagine.

  • Valentino Rossi to visit Bali

    Italian MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi is slated to visit Bali in January to meet Yahama national dealers and communities.