Malaysian Open

  • Need to be patient and relaxed to win away from home: Lahiri 21-04-2014 12:43 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Looking to win his first Asian Tour title outside the comfort zone of home turf, Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri says he just needs to be patient and relaxed to achieve the target. The 26-year-old finished tied 10th at the star-studded Maybank Malaysian Open on Sunday and he was...
  • Dominika Cibulkova to play Donna Vekic in Malaysian Open final 19-04-2014 11:42 PM

    Malaysia: Top-seeded Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia overcame a fighting Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic 6-7 (3), 6-3, 6-3 in the semi-finals of the Malaysian Open on Saturday. Cibulkova won her second successive match from a set down and will play seventh-seeded Donna Vekic of Croatia in Sunday's final. Cibulkova,...
  • Lahiri picks up valuable lessons at Malaysian Open golf 19-04-2014 02:35 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: India's Anirban Lahiri picked up some valuable lessons en route to the day's joint lowest score following a superb six-under-par 66 at the Maybank Malaysian Open on Saturday. After opening with two uneventful 72s at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club, the EurAsia Cup star burst into...
  • Lee Westwood's lead at Malaysian Open golf down to 1 stroke 19-04-2014 02:17 PM

    Lee Westwood saw his four-shot lead trimmed to just one on Saturday after a bogey at the final hole on day three of the Malaysian Open. Westwood had a third-round 71 for a three-round total of 14-under 202 but is only one shot ahead of English compatriot Andy Sullivan, who...
  • Dominika Cibulkova reaches Malaysian Open semis 18-04-2014 11:15 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Top-seeded Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia rallied to beat Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan 4-6, 6-2, 6-4 on Friday and reach the semi-finals of the Malaysian Open. The 10th-ranked Cibulkova saved 20 break points to prevail over her sixth-seeded opponent after more than 2 hours. Cibulkova will play third-seeded Karolina...
  • Cibulkova reaches Malaysian Open quarterfinals 17-04-2014 09:10 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Top-seeded Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia needed just over an hour to beat Su-Wei Hsieh of Taiwan 6-1, 6-2 on Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of Malaysian Open. Third-seeded Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic also advanced, beating Ying-Ying Duan of China 6-1, 6-3 to set up a quarterfinal...
  • Lee Westwood takes early lead at Malaysian Open golf 17-04-2014 01:31 PM

    Determined to end a two-year title drought, Lee Westwood opened with a 65 on Thursday to take an early lead at the Malaysian Open. Westwood had a bogey at the par-five 10th, his first hole, but birdied four of his closing five holes to finish the first round at 7...
  • Anirban Lahiri fired up for Malaysian Open 08-04-2014 03:15 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: A fine performance at the inaugural EurAsia Cup has boosted his confidence and Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri believes he will have an edge in next week's Maybank Malaysian Open where he is aiming for a fourth Asian Tour victory. Lahiri defeated Victor Dubuisson of France 2 and 1...
  • Joao Sousa seals first ATP win for Portugal 29-09-2013 06:52 PM

    Unheralded Joao Sousa completed a fairytale run at the Malaysian Open on Sunday when he beat France's Julien Benneteau 2-6 7-5 6-4 in the final to become the first Portuguese to win an ATP Tour title. The 24-year-old, ranked 77th in the world, fell flat on his back in delight...
  • Donald to play in Malaysian Open 08-01-2013 05:05 PM

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  • Woods is still very popular, says Ryder Cup team-mate 24-10-2012 03:17 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Tiger Woods has found himself somewhat overshadowed by Rory McIlroy's glittering rise to the top of world golf, but Woods' Ryder Cup team mate Jason Dufner says the 14-times major winner has not lost any of his lustre. While McIlroy is in China this week to compete in...
  • Monaco wins in Malaysia for year's fourth title 30-09-2012 09:34 PM

    Kuala Lampur: Argentine Juan Monaco battled for more than three hours to defeat Frenchman Julien Benneteau 7-5 4-6 6-3 in the Malaysian Open final on Sunday for his fourth ATP title of the year. Monaco, ranked 11th in the world, kept alive his hopes of qualifying for November's season-ending World...
  • Sanam Singh loses to Davydenko at Malaysian Open 26-09-2012 06:01 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Former World No. 3 Nikolay Davydenko overpowered Sanam Singh of India to reach the second round of the Malaysian Open tennis tournament here on Wednesday. The 31-year-old Russian beat Singh 7-5, 6-4 to set up a second-round clash with Uzbekistan's Denis Istomin, who upset sixth seed Pablo Andujar...
  • Jyoti Randhawa rekindles old magic 16-04-2012 02:51 PM

    New Delhi: Indian golfer Jyoti Randhawa believes he is on the right track to return to his winning ways after coming close at the $2.5 million Maybank Malaysian Open over the weekend. Randhawa, who became India's first Asian Tour number one after claiming the coveted Order of Merit crown in...
  • Jeev, Randhawa finish tied 11th at Malaysian Open 15-04-2012 11:04 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Jeev Milkha Singh was unable to continue the momentum of a brilliant start with four birdies, while Jyoti Randhawa dropped five shots over two successive holes on the back nine to finish tied 11th in the Maybank Malaysian Open on Sunday. Jeev (72) and Jyoti (74) finished at...
  • Oosthuizen wins Malaysian Open in play-off 15-04-2012 07:14 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Louis Oosthuizen shot a 4-under 68 on Sunday to win the Malaysian Open, providing some consolation for losing the Masters in a play-off the previous week. The South African golfer finished with a total of 17-under 271, winning by three strokes from Scotland's Stephen Gallacher, who shot a...
  • Randhawa, Jeev stay in hunt in Malaysian Open 14-04-2012 07:10 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Indian golfers Jyoti Randhawa and Jeev Milkha Singh kept themselves within striking distance of the title with an impressive performance in the second round at the weather-hit Maybank Malaysian Open here on Sunday. Even as the leader, South African Louis Oosthuizen, hopes to make up for his Masters...
  • Oosthuizen takes the lead at Malaysian Open golf 14-04-2012 11:26 AM

    Kuala Lumpur: Louis Oosthuizen finished off a 4-under 68 on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead in the Malaysian Open after the completion of the rain-delayed second round. South Africa's Oosthuizen, coming off a play-off loss in the Masters, had a 10-under 134 total on Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country...
  • Randhawa keeps pace with leaders at Malaysian Open 13-04-2012 10:51 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: It was a tough day for the Indians but Jyoti Randhawa kept his head up with an even par 72 to stay just three shots off the lead after a weather-hit second round at the Maybank Malaysian Open on Friday. Randhawa, six-under for 36 holes, was three shots...
  • Otto, Kruger share lead in Malaysian Open golf 13-04-2012 02:34 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Hennie Otto and Jbe Kruger reached 9-under on Friday to share the early second round lead at the Maybank Malaysian Open as South African golfers continued to dominate the event. In the first round, former Masters Champion Charl Schwartzel had set the pace at 8-under with a 64...
  • Schwartzel leads Malaysian Open, Jeev second 12-04-2012 06:43 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: US Masters runner-up Louis Oosthuizen showed no ill-effects of his play-off heartbreak and long-haul trek to Southeast Asia to fire an opening six-under 66 at the Malaysian Open on Thursday. The South African, who lost out to American Bubba Watson in Augusta on Sunday, was tied for third...