• Putting it briefly: Papua marches to hockey semifinals

    JAKARTA: Hosea Asyer made a double and Matheus Kbarek scored another as the Papua men’s team won 3-0 over East Kalimantan on Friday to dominate Pool A of the National Hockey Championship.

  • Soccer Friday: How Struggling Malaysia could learn from UAE, Australia

    Never did defeat feel so much like a moral victory for Malaysia as they narrowly lost to the United Arab Emirates in Tuesday night’s AFC 2018 World Cup qualifier, their final international match of the year.

  • Sentul vies for hosting slot in 2017

    Indonesia is looking to bring back the MotoGP race to Sentul in 2017, two decades after it last held the event in 1997.

  • Putting it briefly: Jakarta on a roll at national championships

    Jakarta men’s team continued their winning run with East Java their latest victim on Wednesday at the National Field Hockey Championship in Jakarta.

  • Putting it briefly: Papua unstoppable at hockey event

    Papua became an unstoppable team at the National Hockey Championship in the Senayan ABC field, Jakarta as it topped Pool A with a total of nine points on Tuesday after crushing South Sulawesi 2-0, Central Java 1-0 and East Kalimantan 3-2.

  • Putting it briefly: Newbie Ihsan excited to face legend Lin Dan

    Despite being likely to face a tough battle against world number three Lin Dan of China at the Hong Kong Open Super Series 2015 on Wednesday, Indonesian junior shuttler Ihsan Maulana Mustofa says that he feels nothing but excitement.

  • Ceylon CC secures maiden win in JCA League

    Ceylon CC, in its fourth match of the season, secured its first victory of the Tata Motors JCA League when it defeated the favorites, the Mavecrics, by 73 runs in a Division 2 encounter.

  • Putting it briefly: Jakartan teams dominate hockey event

    Host Jakarta showcased its domination of the National Hockey Championships on Sunday as its men’s squad beat West Papua 2-0, while the women’s team tied defending champion East Kalimantan 1-1 in the Senayan ABC Field, Jakarta.

  • FIFA bans leaders of Nepal, Laos federations in bribes case

    In yet another case of FIFA election bribery, the president of Nepal's soccer federation was banned for 10 years on Monday.

  • Putting it briefly: E. Kalimantan in goal frenzy at hockey event

    East Kalimantan achieved a convincing performance by crushing North Sumatra 11-0 in the women’s division of the National Hockey Championship at the Senayan ABC Field in Jakarta on Sunday.

  • Govt urged to abide by national law for sport betterment

    Indonesian sports’ plunge into the doldrums and world soccer governing body FIFA’s ban from international competitions has been blamed on the country’s failure to implement its National Sports Law.

  • Cleared to run in FIFA election, sheikh slams 'dirty tricks'

    The Bahraini sheikh running for FIFA president hit back at human rights groups who have accused him of helping authorities arrest footballers for protesting against the country's ruling monarchy, calling the allegations "dirty tricks and dirty lies."

  • Putting it briefly: RI powerlifters win gold, bronze

    JAKARTA: Indonesia brought home one gold and one bronze medal on Friday from the IPF Open World Championships in Hamm, Luxemburg. Sri Hartati nailed the gold medal in the women’s 57 kilograms, while compatriot Noviana Sari snatched the bronze in the women’s 63 kg.

  • Soccer Friday: Thai league star Van Dijk weighs up Malaysia option

    After going close to signing with Terengganu last season, former A-League Golden Boot winner Sergio van Dijk has a message to the top Malaysia Super League clubs: “I am ready to listen to offers for next year.”

  • Putting it briefly: General Sudirman Cup kicks off

    The General Sudirman Cup 2015 soccer tournament kicked off on Tuesday evening with the opening match between Arema Cronus Indonesia and Gresik United at Kanjuruhan Stadium in Malang, East Java.

  • Ronaldo opens up on Messi, family life

    Cristiano Ronaldo has no regrets after making an intimate documentary about his life and career, he told a press conference in London to mark the film’s launch on Monday.

  • Putting it briefly: RI to host world junior karate c’ships

    Indonesia will host the 9th World Junior, Cadet and Under 21 Karate Championships at the Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE) in Bumi Serpong Damai, South Tangerang, Banten, on Nov. 12-15.

  • Putting it briefly: RI shuttlers bag silver at World Junior C’ships

    Indonesian badminton team snatched silver medal at World Junior Championships 2015 in Lima, Peru on Monday after losing 3-0 against top seed China.

  • Victories for WISCI, TKCC and Challengers

    This weekend saw teams opting to chase down the target by making the opponents bat first in all three games at the Tata Motors JCA League.

  • Madrid loses 1st game at Sevilla, Barca takes lead with win

    Real Madrid lost the Spanish league lead and its first game of the season as Sevilla mounted a 3-2 comeback on Sunday, letting Barcelona take over top spot in the standings before the title rivals meet next round.