BEING kicked and punched are just some of the hazards triathlon athletes have to put up with in the swimming section of the multi-event discipline.
KUALA LUMPUR: As expected it was a smooth sailing for the Malaysian contingent in the opening round of the individual event at the Badminton Asia Junior Championships in Jakarta, Indonesia on Wednesday.
SINGAPORE: American MMA fighter Holly Holm broke her three-fight losing streak in Singapore yesterday, knocking out Brazilian Bethe Correia with a kick to the head.
KUALA LUMPUR: Sprinter Ridzuan Puzi won a silver medal in the men's T36 100m final at the World Para Athletics Championships in London on Saturday.
British Open champion Jordan Spieth and Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy were rated 7-1 early co-favourites on Monday to win next month’s PGA Championship at Quail Hollow in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Former world number one Novak Djokovic is in doubt for the U.S. Open due to his elbow injury, Serbian media reported, citing the country’s Davis Cup team doctor.