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KL2017: Najib Hails Chinlone Team For Winning First Gold

Pic: BernamaKUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak congratulated the national chinlone team over the success in winning Malaysia’s first gold medal in the 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games (KL2017).

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Serena Eyes 'Outrageous' Australian Open Return

Pic: ReutersSerena Williams aims to defend her Australian Open title next year, the American saying the rapid return to action would only give her around three months to prepare after giving birth to her first child.

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Blow For Palace As Zaha Ruled Out For Four Weeks

Pic: ReutersCrystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha has been ruled out for four weeks after injuring his right knee in his team's 3-0 home defeat by promoted Huddersfield Town in their opening Premier League game of the season on Saturday.

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Wales International Lawrence Leaves Leicester For Derby

Pic: ReutersWelsh winger Tom Lawrence has moved to Championship side Derby County from Leicester City for an undisclosed fee, the Premier League club have announced.

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KL2017: Malaysia Bags First Gold In Chinlone, First Victory In Men’s Water Polo

It is a day of firsts for Malaysia today as our boys in the chinlone team bagged home the first gold medal for the country, while the men’s water polo team achieved their first victory for the SEA Games.

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Officials Satisfied With KL2017 Preparations

KUALA LUMPUR – Officials who have arrived for the 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games (KL2017) are satisfied with what Malaysia has prepared for them in terms of transportation, accommodation and food.

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Thailand Eye 14 Gold Medals, Overall Athletics Champions

Thailand football team at the 2015 Singapore SEA Games.

BANGKOK – Thailand have set a target of 14 gold medals for their athletics contingent in the 29th Kuala Lumpur SEA Games (KL2017), which will be good enough to defend their title as the overall champions in the sport during the biennial games.

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Malaysia's First Gold Contributed By Chinlone Linking

Photo: NST

KUALA LUMPUR -- Malaysia won its first gold medal from ‘chinlone linking’ which was also the first Kuala Lumpur 2017 SEA Games gold medal today.

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Stephen Wooldridge: Australian Olympic Champion Dies Aged 39

Australian cyclist Stephen Wooldridge, an Olympic and world champion, has died aged 39.

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Premier League: Transfer Window Changes 'A Long Way Off'

Proposals to close the Premier League and English Football League summer transfer windows before the start of the season next year are "a long way off", says a leading sports lawyer.

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