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UniKL on a signing spree

UniKL are hell bent on not only retaining the MHL Overall Trophy but are also eyeing additional honours in the Malaysian Hockey League season that gets underway with the knockout tournament on January 3. The university side are said to be on the verge of signing on...

IOC puts up a hurdle on Malays...

EXCLUSIVE There was always going to be a reaction from the International Olympic Committee with regards to the refusal to allow Israeli swimmers to participate in the Para Swimming in Kuching. After the Sports Minister took to the world media ( BBC Hard Talk and South...

Matador pioneers of club devel...

In any sport, undertaking development is a thankless and often least publicised effort. Not only is it time consuming and expensive, but often the end result can only been seen after several years. But without proper development structure, no sport can sustain itself...

Weep for Negri Hockey

Negri Sembilan used to be a hot bed for Hockey, a place where talented stars and coaches nurtured their skills before they went on to greater things in life. It was, read carefully, was a state where so many national players were produced. To the extent that at tines...

Is Walsh leaving?

Is Malaysian Hockey Technical Director Terry Walsh leaving? There have been many speculations, whiskers and talk with regards to the future of the Australian since the national body hired Dutchman Roelant Oltmans as the national coach. A source within the Hockey...

Azmi thanks donors

A total of RM23,604 was contributed to Norazmi Saafar who met with a road accident on January 28. Following revelations by Azmi’s Wife, a plea was madd to the Hockey fraternity to step up and help pay the medical bills for the operation which amounted to RM18,000....

Playing matches at 3pm does no...

The stands are virtually empty. Fans can be counted during matches. Publicity is lacking. And no effort to promote the event. And yet the Competitions Manager of MHC deems it fit to hold the semi finals of the Women Hockey League at unearthly hours. The semi finals,...