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Sports

  • RI women hold Kazakhs 2-2 in Chess Olympiad

    Indonesia's women's chess team battled to a 2-2 draw with favorites Kazakhstan with 14-year-old Dewi Citra playing the pivotal role in the second round of the Chess Olympiad in Dresden, Germany, on Friday.
  • Crocker leads national rally

    BALIKPAPAN, East Kalimantan: Cody Crocker, with navigator Sean Gelael of Serge Rally Team, led the opening day of the National Rally Championship in Balikpapan, East Kalimantan, on Saturday.
  • Davydenko beats Murray to reach Masters Cup final

    Nikolay Davydenko defeated a tired Andy Murray 7-5, 6-2 Saturday to advance to the Masters Cup final.
  • THE BALL IS MINE

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant (left) and Detroit Pistons guard Allen Iverson (right) fight for a loose ball in the second half of an NBA basketball game on Friday, in Los Angeles.
  • Cole strikes to lead at Ancol bowl tournament

    Matthew Cole of Indonesia made a sizzling strike in the last frame, then looked back to the scoreboard and pumped his fists knowing that his name headed the standings in the first block of the inaugural Ancol Open Tenpin Bowling Championship men's division on Friday.
  • RI crushes Macau in Chess Olympiad

    The Indonesian women's chess team defeated Macau 4-0 in the opening round of the Chess Olympiad in Dresden, Germany on Thursday, but the men's team went down 2.5-1.5 to Uzbekistan.
  • Murray ousts Federer from Masters Cup

    Britain's Andy Murray has ousted defending champion Roger Federer from the Masters Cup, rallying for a 4-6, 7-6 (3), 7-5 victory.
  • Organizers upbeat on preparations for first A1 street race

    The organizers of the A1 Grand Prix race are confident they will be able to complete all preparations for the country's first-ever Formula One street race ahead of schedule.
  • Minister ready to talk over TAP

    The State Ministry for Sports and Youth Affairs has agreed to a forum and future discussions over its unprecedented boost in athletic programs, after being called unethical by a leading sport body.
  • Equipment retailer laments rock-climbing slump

    Amid a recent slump in international competitions, rock climbing pundit and equipment retailer Mamay Salim has called on the country's top climbers to reclaim Indonesia's reputation in the sports world.