Thomas Cup 2016 : Malaysia to the semifinals

Lee Chong Wei won over Kai Schaefer 21-19, 21-15
Malaysia has made it to the quarter-finals of the Thomas Cup in 2016 after successfully defeating Germany 5-0, yesterday

In the first match, Lee Chong Wei has gained the first point by beating Kai Schaefer 21-19, 21-15.

The second point was contributed by our men's doubles, Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong with a straight sets victory over Richard Domke-Fabian Holzer 21-12, 21-11.

Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong defeated Richard Domke-Fabian Holzer 21-12, 21-11.
In the third match involving second singles player Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin ,, defeated Lars Schaenzler in straight sets 21-7, 21-16.

Point four countries was collected by former All England champion doubles, Koo Kien Keat-Tan Boon Heong who overcame Mark Lamsfuss-Josche Zurwonne 21-15, 21-16.

In the fifth match, Chong Wei Feng has completed a 5-0 point victory after beating David Peng 21-9, 21-18.

In another match, South Korea defeated England 5-0.

Today Malaysia will meet South Korea to determine the champion of Group C. Only victory will determine seeded to avoid facing a difficult path.

Thomas Cup 2016 : Malaysia defetead England 4-1

Tan Boon Heong-Koo Kien Keat lost to Peter Briggs and Tom Wolfenden 18-21, 21-18, 17-21

Our men's badminton squad has defeated England in the first match of Group C in Kunshan Sports Center last night.

Datuk Lee Chong Wei had no problems to overcome Toby Penty 21-15, 21-1 in the first singles match.

Followed by a second victory in the men's doubles, Goh V Shem and Tan Wee Kiong in straight sets, beating Marcus Ellis and Chris Langride with 21-12, 21-17.

In the third match, Malaysia's second singles player has contributed to the victory over Sam Parsons 21-10, 21-10.

Unluckily, in the fourth match, our veteran doubles Koo Kien Keat and Tan Boon Heong lost to Peter Briggs and Tom Wolfenden 18-21, 21-18, 17-21.

Goh Soon Huat complete our victory 4-1 over England by defeating Alex Lane 21-15, 19-21, 21-13.

In the next match, Malaysia will play against Germany at 1.30 pm today.

Malaysia lost the opening match of the Uber Cup 2016

In the beginning of the group A match, Malaysia lost to China 5-0. As hosts of the tournament, China presented their world top players.
In the first match, the world's third ranked player Li Xuerui easily defeated Tee Jing Yi in straight sets 21-11, 21-13.

China subsequently acquired the second point in doubles action by the world's third ranked women's doubles, Yu Yang and Tan Yuanting. But was given a tough fight by the Malaysians, Vivian and Khe Wei. so dragged into a third set ended in favor of the Chinese team, 21-11, 14-21, 21-18.

In the third match, the Chinese women's singles players in the world ranking fourth, Wang Yihan of China has confirmed the victory by beating Goh Jin Wei in straight sets 21-16, 21-14.

In the fourth match involving the men's doubles, Chow Mei Kuan and Lee Meng Yan was beaten by Tian Qing and Zhao Yun Lei, 15-21, 21-19, 11-21.

In the last match, Sun Yu of China has completed the fifth point through an easy win over Sonia Cheah Su Ya 21-9, 21-10.

Johor Southern Tiger The 2016 FA Cup Champion

JDT has been named the 2016 winner of the FA Cup Final tonight. This significant victory has made JDT as a team to be feared in Malaysia and as the best club in the Asian region in 2015.

At minute 5, PKNS earlier scored through a penalty kick taken by Gabriel Miguel Guerra. But after that, JDT have equalized in the 15th minute, also through a penalty by Safiq Rahim.


The situation becomes increasingly tense, as both teams continued to foul up has forced the referee gave a yellow card frequently. However JDT had added a second goal in the 35th minute through Jorge Pereyra Diaz who had shot the winning goal. Results remained 2-1 until the final whistle with JDT's victory ,.

Meanwhile, Elavaran PKNS FC coach said the cause of the defeat was due to a mistake of defenses can not withstand the constant attacks by JDT.

While Gomez as JDT coach said they deserved to win after working hard and diligently for this final. For the record JDT just won the Charity Shield in 2016 and this is their second trophy of the 2016.

Diaz, scorer of the second goal JDT has been named the best player in 2016 FA Cup final.

Goodbye 2014 shown Harimau Malaya brightness

Thailand vs Malaysia 4-3

It was a shocked to announce the come back shown by Harimau Malaya in AFF Suzuki Cup 2014 recently. Many of us sceptical on performance of Harimau Malaya to move higher stage in the tournament.

In early, Harimau Malaya only scored 0-0 against Myanmar. Then we defeated by Thailand 2-3

However, Harimau Malaya has shown a resurgence in the third game against Singapore. Despite, playing with 10 players, we were able to beat Singapore 3-1 to advance to the semifinals of Suzuki Cup 2014.

Harimau Malaya

Malaysian fans and all Ultra Malaya almost disappointed with the first semi-final, when Harimau Malaya lost 1-2 to Vietnam. However, Harimau Malaya has risen when thrashed Vietnam with aggregate 4-2 on second semifinal in Hanoi Vietnam.

In the first semifinal, Malaysia play against Thailand in Bangkok. But we lost 0-2. 

Resurrection occurs in the second final, the spirit of victory almost become ours when Harimau Malaya managed to score 3 goals before the last few minutes, Thailand crashed Harimau Malaya hopes with two goals to win with 4-3 aggregate.

AFF SUZUKI CUP 2014 QUALIFIERS Result : Laos vs Myanmar

Myanmar won the AFF Suzuki Cup qualifiers after beating hosts Laos 2-1 to qualify for the finals just now.

Previously Myanmar sure they qualified to the final when they beat Cambodia in the third match in the qualifying round of the AFF Suzuki Cup 2014 with a score of 1-0.

With this victory, Myanmar has been picking up ten points to qualify for the final round of the AFF Suzuki Cup 2014 in November.


Despite losing to Myanmar, Laos previously has also qualified for the finals of the AFF Suzuki Cup 2014 after successfully defeated Timor Leste in the third game by collecting nine points behind Myanmar ..

With this result, Myanmar eligible to the final stage of the AFF Suzuki Cup 2014 in Group B along with the hosts, Singapore, Thailand and Malaysia. Meanwhile Laos jointly co-hosts Vietnam, Indonesia and the Philippines in Group A.

The final round of the AFF Suzuki Cup 2014 will begin on 23 November.

THE SULTAN OF JOHOR CUP 2014 FINAL India vs Great Britain

Hockey The Sultan of Johor Cup U21 2014 ended a while ago with the title remain to India after defeated unbeaten Great Britain in the league stage.

India's 2-1 win over Great Britain saw the greatness of India after won the gold medals at the Asian Games in Incheon Korea recently.

India stands out as a success greatness after tied Great Britain 1-1 until the last minute. India shown high morale, successfully earning a penalty corner for the last 45 seconds and get the winning goal through Hermanpreet.

With this victory, India managed to retain the title in the last edition and become a giant hockey in Asia.

Earlier in the league stage, Great Britain beat India 2-0  

In the match for 3rd and 4th place, the Aussie has managed to beat the Kiwis 6-2 to win the bronze medal.

While Malaysia finished 5th after beating Pakistan 3-1. Earlier in the group stage, Pakistan has managed a 2-2 draw with Malaysia.

HOCKEY THE SULTAN OF JOHOR CUP 2014 Malaysia continues to grieve

Malaysia failed to put themselves in the top four in the championship of the Sultan of Johor Cup in 2014 when they drew 2-2 against Pakistan.

Arul Selvaraj requested that hockey fans do not blame the players for failing at this time but he will take responsible for the failure.

Malaysia is ranked 5th going down again against Pakistan on 19 October 2014 at 3.30 pm. to seize the 5th and 6th place in the overall tournament.

Other results, Great Britain beat New Zealand 3-0, while India has shocked Australia with the results match 6-2.

India vs Great Britain at 8:35 tonight in the final of the Australia vs New Zealand on the 3rd place playoff and 4th at 6:05 this afternoon.

AFF SUZUKI CUP 2014 QUALIFIER Myanmar thrashed out Brunei DS

Myanmar finally recorded their first win when they beat Brunei DS 3-1. Myanmar Coach, Radojko Avramovic change two reserve players in the starting lineup in the second half which produced with good results.

Myanmar has scored first goal in the 48th minute by Min Min Thu before substitute, Kyaw Ko Ko, has scored a second goal in six minutes later.

Brunei successfully scored a consolation goal in the 78th minute by Adi Said. But with control of 60 percent ball possession, Myanmar continues to add goals. This time through Kyi Lin in 82th minute.

In another decision, Cambodia has defeated Timor Leste 3-2.

The following is the latest standing of AFF Suzuki Cup 2014 Qualifier until Oct 18 :-

The next match will take place as follows: - 

Saturday, 18th Oct 2014 
1530: Cambodia vs Myanmar
1830: Laos vs Timor Leste 

Monday, 20th Oct 2014 
1700: Myanmar vs Laos (National Sports Complex Stadium)
1700: Cambodia vs Brunei (Chao Anouvong Stadium)

THE SULTAN CUP U21 2014 Another Malaysia sad episode

 Malaysia failed to find victory, once again suffer the same fate when they lost to India 4-2. Malaysia previously defeated by Great Britain with a 3-2.

With this second defeat, Malaysia ranked 5th, behind New Zealand. While Pakistan was ranked last.

The result saw the Great Britain team victory over Australia 5-1, while New Zealand's 3-2 win over Pakistan. It was New Zealand's first victory in the championship hockey of The Sultan Cup 2014.

The next schedule will take place on October 18, starting with Australia vs India at 4:05 pm followed by Pakistan vs Malaysia at 6:05 pm and the New Zealand vs Great Britain at 8:05 pm Malaysian time.

THE SULTAN JOHOR CUP U21 2014 Great Britain outclass Malaysia

Malaysia suffered their second defeat at the hands of Great Britain a moment ago with a 3-2. Thus closed the opportunity for Malaysia to reach the final.

Great Britain much dominated the game in the first half and has produced two goals for early minutes to 5th by Benjamin James Brignull and in a minute later by David Goodfield through deflection.

The decision remained until the end of the first half  with 2-0.

Arul Selvaraj's players should be praised when relentless attack to the opponent goal. Shahril Saabah hit the first goal in the 49th minute to reduce a deficit. But Luke Taylor successfully added a goal for  Great Britain on 62th minute.

Once again praised to Shahril Saabah when he made another goal from direct penalty corner drag flick in the 65th minute to Malaysia continues to reduce the deficit.

However Malaysia run out of time and decision remained 3-2 until the final whistle.

Meanwhile the earlier matches, India beat Pakistan 6-0 and Australia defeated New Zealand 4-3.

The next match will take place on Thursday, October 16 which New Zealand vs Pakistan at 4:05 pm, Malaysia vs India at 6:05 pm and Australia vs Great Britain at 8:05 pm Malaysian time.

AFF SUZUKI CUP QUALIFIER 2014 Laos step closer to finals

Host AFF Suzuki Cup qualifiers in 2014, Laos is almost certainly going to AFF Suzuki Cup finals in 2014 when they successfully defeated Brunei 4-1.

This was the second defeat of Brunei's almost certainly forget to step into the final round of the AFF Suzuki Cup 2014. Previously Brunei had lost to Timor Leste. They will face Myanmar on this afternoon for their second match.

Laos has made two changes of players and managed to produce two early goal to stun his opponent. But Awangku Mohammad Fakharrazi Pg Hassan scored a goal for Brunei bridge the gap while. The goal remained 2-1 until the end of the first half.

Khampheng start the second half by scoring the third goal in the 49th minute before Souk Aphone Vongchiengkham completing his hat-trick in  68th minute. The final decision, Laos and Brunei 4-1.

Before that Laos has managed to beat Cambodia 3-2.

THE SULTAN JOHOR CUP U21 2014 Malaysia tie Kiwis

Arul Selvaraj team seemed comfortable with the draw after successfully tied New Zealand 1-1. Malaysia has overtaken New Zealand almost as early as the 6th minute, but the ball hit by Norsyafiq Sumantri successfully denied by New Zealand defender Brad Read. Malaysia's present goal in 12th minute by Mohd Najmi Jazlan with drag flick from a penalty corner pass.

Malaysia seems to defeat the Kiwis but on 47th minute the team made a silly error in a semi-circle and paid a heavy price. Ben Radovonich picked up a loose ball and doing flicked past Malaysia goalkeeper which make it 1-1 until the final whistle.

Even after a 1-1 draw, Malaysia almost get the next goal, but did not meet the target. Similarly Kiwis who squandered two penalty corner shots on the 60th and 65th minutes

Previously, the two teams have lost to their respective opponents on Sunday. Malaysia lost to Australia 2-1 and India beat New Zealand 2-1.

While the other results, Great Britain successfully managed to get second win by beating India 2-0 and Australia vs Pakistan 1-1.

With these results, Great Britain with 6 points still led the league standings, followed by Australia 4 pts, India 3 pts, Malaysia, New Zealand and Pakistan respectively with 1 point.

The next match will take place on 15 October, which Australia vs New Zealand at 4:05 pm followed by India vs Pakistan at 6:05 pm and Malaysia vs Great Britain at 8:05 pm (Malaysian time).

All matches can be followed live on Astro Arena 801 or streaming online.

AFF SUZUKI CUP 2014 QUALIFIER Timor Leste started with first victory

Qualifier to fill two more slots to the AFF Suzuki Cup Cup 2014 has started today. Timor Leste began his first campaign with the team overcome Brunei with the score 4-2 at the National Sports Complex Stadium.

Timor Leste did not wait long to score first when they got it as early as the 6th minute through Murilo Ribeiro de Almeida. But Brunei managed to get two goals by Adi Said in 37th minute and Awangku Mohammad Fakharrazi in 41th minute which remained 2-1 ahead Brunei to lead until the end of the first half.

In the second half, Timor Leste play aggressively up to the 71th and 81th minute, Murilo Ribeiro de Almeida managed to complete his hat-trick before the fourth goal by Patrick Fabiano Luz Alves Nobrega in 89th minutes

Besides Brunei and Timor Leste, the team involved to fill two more slots in groups A and B are hosts Myanmar, Cambodia and Laos.

The Sultan of Johor Cup 2014 U21 Malaysia vs Australia result

Malaysia started the competition with a first defeat against Australia today. But Malaysia showed brilliant game when only lost 1-2 to the World Hockey Giant, Australia.

While India struggle for a win against New Zealand 2-1. 

Great Britain easily defeated Pakistan 5-0 to lead the league standings. Australia and India share in second place, followed by Malaysia, New Zealand and Pakistan.

The second match will be held on October 13, 2014 starting with the first match between Great Britain vs India at 4:05 pm, while Australia will go down against Pakistan at 6:05 pm (Malaysian time) before Malaysia vs New Zealand at 8:05 pm

MALAYSIA CUP 2014 Semi final, two Premier League vs two Super League

Pahang is the third team that has been booked into the semi-final slot. Pahang has won over the PDRM last night in the second quarter-final with a score of 2-1 (3-2 aggregate).  

Fauzi became a hero when he scored a victory for Tok Gajah to qualify for the semi-finals. He managed to escape from the opponent's defense when receiving one-two ball that successful finalize with a strong shot to opponent goal. 

Earlier, Pahang and Police draw 1-1 at the Stadium Darul Makmur. With this victory Pahang became the first team from the Super League in 2014 to reach the semi-finals. In the meantime Pahang lost the services of two import players, Dickson Nwakaeme and Damion Stewart were suspended for one match against Kedah soon after received 2 yellow cards and red cards respectively.   

Earlier, former Premier League teams, Felda United and Kedah have reserved slots in semi final when they defeated their opponents respectively.  

While another semi-final slot will be determined by two teams from the Super League on October 16 between Terengganu and JDT.

The Sultan of Johor Cup 2014 Malaysia ready for the challenge

Malaysia ready for the competition in The Sultan of Johor Cup 2014 from Oct 12-19. Malaysia lined nearly all the players who were played in the  17th Asian Games Incheon 2014 recently.

Head coach U21, ArulSelvaraj believe Malaysian hockey players can compete in The Sultan of Johor Cup 2014 until reach to final.

The tournament will keep status quo of six teams in the fourth of Sultan of Johor Cup edition. Countries that joined the Sultan of Johor Cup 2014 U21 are Australia, Great Britain, Pakistan, New Zealand, Malaysia and defending champion 2013, India. The venue will take place in Taman Daya Hockey Stadium Johor Bahru.

Malaysia will play against Australia today, October 12, 2014 at 8:05 pm. This match can be followed on Astro Arena 801 or online streaming.

Harimau Muda U-16 versus PVF Vietnam in final

Harimau Muda U-16 goes to final of FAM-Frenz Champions Trophy U-16 2014  with a full style after beating last season's champions, Chonburi FC with aggregate 6-1.

Last Monday, in the first half had shown Chonburi FC supplant repeatedly to get goal when did a lot of attacked flows to the opposite goal's surrounding. The game tied 0-0.

Of beginning of the second half, Harimau Muda U-16 also cram into the opposite camp which witnessed the 60% ball possession belonging to the national team.

Malaysia scored the first goal at 61th minutes by Najmuddin with full individual skill succeeded to overcome two Chonburi's defenders and goalkeeper.

Zul onwards netted a second goal on 65th minutes for Harimau Muda U-16 to overcome an opponent with a score of 2-0.

However Chonburi FC players had made non-stop attacked for some time but most of movements  can be read and victorious thwarted by the line of defense of Harimau Muda U-16.

Kogeswaran added misery to oppenents team after scored the third goal in the extra time. With this 3-0 victory makes aggreate 6-1 overall.

Another finalist, PVF Vietnam has triumphed rid over Frenz United Malaysia with a 4-0 aggregate victory.

For the record, both of PVF Vietnam defeated Harimau Muda U-16 with scored 2-1 in Vietnam and the Harimau Muda U-16 won 3-0 at the Stadium Frenz Janda Baik in the previous group's matches.

The final soon will take place twice on 23 and 30 August later.

PVF Vietnam thrashed Frenz United

PVF Vietnam comfortably defeated Frenz United with the score 1-0 in the 2nd leg of semi-final at the Stadium Frenz Janda Baik, Pahang just know.

In the first half both teams tied 0-0. The only goal was scored in 86th minute by jersey player number 17, Le.

Meanwhile the right back of Frenz United, Syafiq Halim was sent off in the final minutes for a foul on an opponent.

With this decision, PVF Vietnam have reserved slots in the final to FAM - Frenz Asian Champions Trophy U-16  2014 with aggregate 4-0.

Waiting in the final is the second semi-final match between Harimau Muda U-16 against Chonburi FC which take place on Monday night August 18th, at 7.30 p.m. (Malaysian Local Time). Live on Astro Arena 801.

The match will take place at Chonburi Stadium, Chonburi Thailand.

Malaysia Cup 2014 kick off tomorrow

Heat kickoff increasingly felt when four matches will take place tomorrow night. In group A, Lions XII will meet Felda United and Pahang againts JDT II.

While in group C, the ATM will meet Penang and JDT against Kelantan.

All matches will start at 8:45 pm except the Lions XII and Felda United, which started at 7.45 pm.

On August 14, Thursday, Sarawak will oppose Terengganu and Perak will meet Kedah. All Group B matches will start at 8.45 pm.

All this can be followed live with current updates on our Facebook page at Malaysia Team (click).