Predecessors to Sepak Takraw

Let us now compare these traditional sports in the SEA region side-by-side, recognised as the predecessors to the modern sport of Sepak Takraw. SIPA TAKYAN (Philippines) SEPAK RAGA (Malaysia) CHINLONE (Myanmar) SIPAK RAGO (Indonesia) All of the above have evolved into this: Anyone who tries to deny this and wants any of the predecessor sports […]

Harimau Muda won their group match against Indonesia

By all accounts, the match was meaningless as both teams are already through to the semi-finals of SEA Games football. But because there were a lot of goading and insults being hurled at Malaysia by fanatical Indonesian supporters (whom I endearingly refer to as “Indogs”), this 1 – 0 victory over Indonesia was very, very […]