Wayne Rooney: Everton striker's focus is on club rather than country

Striker Wayne Rooney says he is "focusing on Everton" rather than an international recall after scoring his 200th Premier League goal. Rooney, 31, netted the opener in Monday's 1-1 draw at Manchester City - his second goal in two league games. He was ...

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'Worth everything': America takes in total solar eclipse from coast to coast

The moon blocked out the sun on Monday as the first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse in the US in nearly a century began over the west coast, while millions of Americans looked skyward in wonder through protective glasses, telescopes and cameras.

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At 24, This Boy Is The Youngest Patient To Have Been Diagnosed With Oral Cancer

KUALA LUMPUR: A 24-year-old, Muhammad Faid, is regarded as the youngest patient to have been diagnosed with oral cancer that may or may not have been the result of him starting smoking five cigarettes a day at just 17 years old. According to The Star, ...

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WWE SummerSlam 2017 Results: What Fans Are Marking Out for After Latest PPV

With outstanding matches, big spots and surprising results, WWE SummerSlam 2017 was a show fans will not forget in a hurry. The Brooklyn crowd were left with plenty of big moments from the pay-per-view that will make for an intriguing few months for ...


Malaysia U22 Ratings: Thanabalan leads the way in five-star SEA Games performance

Brought into the line-up after scoring the winner against Singapore, Thanabalan was again a thorn in the opponents' side with his perseverance. He found himself in the right place at the right time to give Malaysia the lead in the 33rd minute ...

Jerry Lewis

Jerry Lewis, a Jester Both Silly and Stormy, Dies at 91

Jerry Lewis, the comedian, actor and filmmaker who was adored by many, disdained by others, but unquestionably a defining figure of American entertainment in the 20th century, died on Sunday morning at his home in Las Vegas. He was 91. His death was ...

Welson Sim

SEA Games: Welson Sim swims to new 400m freestyle record

KUALA LUMPUR: National swimming ace Welson Sim retained his SEA Games 400m freestyle gold in style after splashing his way to new Games record of 3:50.26 at the National Aquatic Centre. The 20-year-old held the previous Games mark of 3:53.97.


Frenzied Antonio Conte improvises to ensure Chelsea find a way to win

It was not merely that this was an awkward collision with Chelsea's most potent challengers of last season, and a side unbeaten at home in the league – albeit not in this arena – since May 2016. Chelsea had arrived wounded and with a makeshift feel, a ...

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Malaysia apologizes for showing Indonesia's flag as Poland's

Malaysian Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin, center left, and Indonesian Youth And Sports Minister Imam Nahrawi, center right, pose together as Jamaluddin apologized to Indonesia for the mistake, which makes the red-and-white Indonesian flag ...

Prince Mateen

Brunei prince sets pulses racing at the Games

PETALING JAYA: The SEA Games 2017 is not without hunks, and Brunei's Prince Abdul Mateen Bolkiah is among them. He charmed the crowd as he greeted and took selfies with admirers at Putrajaya Equestrian Park on Sunday. Prince Abdul Mateen, who ...


Stoke City 1-0 Arsenal: Premier League – as it happened

It was wildly frustrating stuff from Arsenal, and for all their dominance – 77% possession, apparently – they actually created few clear chances. Had a very marginal offside decision gone the other way and Lacazette's apparent equaliser stood, or a ...


Mersal music review: AR Rahman's tunes mix mass with class

Mersal music album was launched at the mega event in Chennai on Sunday. Mersal is Vijay's 61st film and also the 100th movie to be produced by Sri Thenandal Films. Directed by Atlee, it also stars Kajal Agarwal, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Nithya Menen, ...

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Sultan Mizan creates history by winning gold medal

SETIU: It took the “Mizan touch” for a gold medal at the Kuala Lumpur SEA Games 2017 in the equestrian endurance race for the individual event. Terengganu Ruler Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin, donning the jersey number 111, created history when he came ...

Sea Games Medal Tally

Teen fencers Catantan, Esteban bag silver, bronze to add to PH medal tally in ...

KUALA LUMPUR - Teenage fencers made waves in the 2017 Southeast Asian Games as they produced two medals on Monday at the Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Center. Two-time UAAP juniors MVP Samantha Kyle Catantan settled for a ...

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Barcelona give Liverpool FC deadline over Philippe Coutinho

It;s either today or never. The day Liverpool MUST accept an offer for Philippe Coutinho from Barcelona. Well, that's according to the Catalan giants and The Times's Paul Joyce. He's reported Barcelona have given the Reds until today to accept their ...

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Paul Pogba and Man United stars light up Team of the Weekend once more

After each round of Premier League fixtures, ESPN FC brings you its Team of the Weekend. Our panel of experts carefully selects 11 star performers along with a manager. Do you agree or disagree? You can have your say on those picked or overlooked in ...

Liverpool vs Crystal Palace

Liverpool 1-0 Crystal Palace: Premier League – as it happened

Liverpool outshot Palace by a margin of 18 to four. They were more accurate in their passing, created more chances and had a two-to-one advantage in possession. But they were still made to sweat before Mané's late winner, which prompted a collective ...

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Diving's rising star Nur Dhabitah the chosen one to light up cauldron

KUALA LUMPUR: Diving's rising star Nur Dhabitah Sabri was the missing piece of the puzzle after all when the petite lass rose above the stadium's tarmac in spectacular fashion to light the cauldron that served as the highlight of the SEA Games (KL2017) ...

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Barcelona attack: New manhunt for suspected driver

The driver in Thursday's van attack that killed 13 people in a tourist area of Barcelona may still be alive and on the run, Spanish police say. They are hunting for Moroccan-born Younes Abouyaaqoub, now named by Spanish media as the suspected driver.

SEA Games 2017 opening ceremony

SEA Games 2017: Malaysia welcomes athletes at opening ceremony

Malaysians formally welcome athletes, officials, and other delegates for the 2017 Southeast Asian Games here in Kuala Lumpur with an extravagant opening ceremony. The ceremony takes place here in the Bukit Jalil National Stadium, which has a capacity ...