OLYMPICS : Pandelela Rinong Pamg and Jun Hoong Cheong of Malaysia compete in the Women's Synchronised 3m Springboard final on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre at Aquatics Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images) LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Laura Svilpaite of Lithuania competes on the beam in the Artistic Gymnastics Women's Team qualification on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on July 2
#Regram @olympics: The city of #lausanne #switzerland was elected today in #kualalumpur #malaysia as host city for the Winter @youtholympics for 2020. Lausanne received 71 votes and Brasov (Romania) 10 votes. Here is a view of the city. @lausanne2020 #yog #olympics
The Black Sticks Women’s team has been named for their Asia Tour, playing matches against China and Korea from 29 May to 7 June. Coach Mark Hager has named a touring group of 20, electing to take two extra athletes than the usual 18 to provide more opportunity for athletes to push for Olympic selection.
Sabah-born legend James Wong celebrates his winning goal against South Korea at Stadium Merdeka on April 6, 1980. His 87th minute strike was enough to see Malaysia winning the Group 3 Asian pre-Olympic qualifying tournament in Kuala Lumpur. The Malaysian national football team did not compete at the 1980 Moscow Olympic Games because the Malaysian government chose to boycott the Olympics to protest the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1979.