Saturday, September 25, 2021

Tokyo

Tokyo bids colourful farewell to ‘historic, fantastic’ Paralympics

It was a Games like no other, postponed a year because of the pandemic and dogged by difficulties and low public support in the build-up.

Long jump athlete bags Malaysia’s third gold medal at Tokyo Paralympics

Abdul Latif Romly clinched the gold medal despite having to forgo his final attempt due to an injury.

Malaysia takes gold in first Paralympic badminton men’s singles

Six-time world champion Cheah Liek Hou beat Indonesia's Anrimusthi Dheva 21-17, 21-15.

Coach says fully responsible for Ziyad’s disqualification

Mohd Faizol Harun also relates the chronology of events that took place that day.

Another Malaysian wins silver at Tokyo Paralympics

Boccia athlete Chew Wei Lun lost the gold to Great Britain's David Smith but defeated Brazil's Jose Carlos Chagas de Oliveira who took bronze.

Malaysia kemuka rayuan pembatalan pingat emas Ziyad kepada IPC

Muhammad Ziyad Zolkefli diklasifikasikan tidak memulakan aksi walaupun melengkapkan lontaran pada saingan akhir.

Powerlifting champion clinches first gold for Malaysia at Tokyo Paralympics

Sarawakian Bonnie Bunyau Gustin also broke the Paralympics record of 227kg by lifting 228kg on his third attempt.

Visually impaired man hit by self-driving bus in Paralympic Village

Several local media outlets named the injured pedestrian as Japanese judo athlete Aramitsu Kitazono.

Tokyo Paralympics open after year’s virus delay

The pared-down ceremony took place in front of around 800 VIPs and officials.

Tokyo knife attacker arrested after injuring 10 on train

He has admitted to the assaults, telling police he had been wanting to kill happy-looking women for years.

Menteri kecam komen rasis terhadap atlet pecut negara berhijab

Cara pemakaian Azreen tiada kaian dengan prestasi beliau sebagai pelari pecut kebangsaan.

Olympic organisers defend virus measures as cases rise

At least 193 athletes, media and Olympic employees and contractors have now tested positive for Covid-19.

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