Austrian Bernd Wiesberger leads by two in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Bernd Wiesberger is positioned to cap a superb month of golf...into the final round.The Austrian moved to 17-under 199 overall at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club, two strokes ahead of Spain's Alejandro Canizares...

Lee Westwood shares lead in European Tour event

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Defending champion Lee Westwood was joined by a fast-finishing...6-under-par 66 with 67, at one stage holding a three-shot lead at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club.But Canizares caught him with birdies on three...

USOC contacts other cities about 2024 bid

...of the IOC general assembly in Kuala Lumpur. "We've got to determine what...to the IOC, which is meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.Olympic organizers...tourists.Sowrey, who spoke from Kuala Lumpur, has a local interest. His wife...

Probe finds sewage, viruses at sites of Rio's Olympic events

...not just talking the talk," Bach said in a keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the IOC's 128th session in Kuala Lumpur.In a clear reference to the scandal that has rocked FIFA, Bach said, "These are difficult times in sport, as recent...

Malaysia to delist loss-making flag carrier in major overhaul after 2 disasters

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Malaysia's state investment...financial woes.In March, Flight 370 from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing disappeared with 239 people...down over Ukraine. It was heading to Kuala Lumpur from Amsterdam and was shot out of the...

Lee Westwood, Graeme McDowell share lead in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Defending champion Lee Westwood and Graeme McDowell both...Westwood won by seven shots here last year and again thrived at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club, mixing seven birdies with one bogey.Former U...

Lee Westwood ends drought with dominant win at Malaysian Open

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Lee Westwood ended a two-year winless drought with a seven-shot...went on to shoot 4-under par 68 to complete an 18-under 270 at the Kuala Lumpur Country Club course for his 36th career victory.Westwood led from start...

Ryan Moore leads PGA Tour event in Malaysia after shooting 63

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Ryan Moore had 10 birdies in a 9-under 63 to take a two-stroke...round of the PGA Tour's CIMB Classic.Keegan Bradley opened with 65 on Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club's West Course in the event also sanctioned by the...

Belly dancers shaking things up in Muslim Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - To the hypnotic strains of Middle Eastern drums and flutes...Malaysian friends. Today, belly dancing schools have mushroomed all over Kuala Lumpur. Bakhshy said it is difficult to estimate the number of schools or students...

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Malaysia's Islamic bankers trying to go global

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Fawzi Ahmed was more concerned with morality than profit...Fawzi said one sunny morning outside one of the bank's branch offices in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia's bustling capital. "They have checking, everything I...