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Arrested Portuguese hacker is Football Leaks ‘whistleblower’: lawyers

A Portuguese man arrested in Hungary on suspicion of extortion and secrecy violations hacked football bodies' documents - which later appeared on the Football Leaks website - because he was "outraged" by criminality in the sport, his lawyers said.

MBtv: Paragliding popularity soars as Hong Kongers seek urban release

Hong Kong is renowned for its skyscrapers and dense housing blocks but the steep mountains that crown the southern Chinese city offer a wealth of outdoor opportunities including paragliding. The sport is catching on, giving people a chance to escape the dense urban sprawl below.

Olympic figure skater’s murder trial opens in Kazakhstan

The trial of two men accused of murdering a male figure skater who won bronze at the Sochi Winter Olympics in 2014 has begun in Kazakhstan, two local news agencies reported Thursday.

Make rugby safer, says French sports minister

France's sports minister has called on rugby authorities to make the game safer after the death of another young player injured during a game.

Teen driver who survived horror crash vows to race again

A 17-year-old racing driver who fractured her spine in a horrifying crash at the Formula Three Macau Grand Prix has vowed to return to the sport after surviving surgery lasting nearly half a day.

Safety First – Suncity Group Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix – 52nd Edition

American novelist Ernest Hemingway famously rated motor racing as one of the three real sports alongside mountaineering and bullfighting, deeming the rest merely ‘games’. If he was right, then the Macau Grand Prix offers a unique blend of the three as drivers speed up and down the hills of Macau mounted on wild bikes.

Fast and Furious

The Suncity Group 65th Macau Grand Prix hits the Guia Circuit for a real Fast and Furious showdown from 15th to 18th November this year

Fan blinded at Ryder Cup recalls the incident

The spectator who was blinded in one eye after being struck by a wayward Brooks Koepka tee shot at the Ryder Cup says that she feared being trampled by crowds while lying stricken on the ground.

Macau | Asian Muaythai Championships 2018 to take place in Macau

The International Federation of Muaythai Amateur announced that the Asian Muaythai Championships 2018 will take place in Macau between December 4 and 12

Phoenix Rising

Crashing at 170km per hour while driving a Nissan NISMO GT-R GT3 during last year's China GT Championship, in neighbouring Zhuhai, was much more than a scary accident. But local Macau Grand Prix winner André Couto is back on track after taking two months to recuperate in hospital. Competing again in Japan, where good results have lifted his confidence, and in China, the SAR ace can't avoid smiling now that Macau Grand Prix is fast approaching

Macau | INTERPOL operation against 2018 World Cup illegal betting made 16 arrests connected to Macau

A large scale INTERPOL operation against illegal betting during the 2018 World Cup led to the arrest of 16 people connected to a Macau illegal gambling ring targeting gamblers in Mainland China

Macau | Local decorated athlete blocked from Asian Games due to personal decision – Sports Bureau

The Macau Sports Bureau told MNA that Macanese Karaté-do athlete, Paula Carion, not taking part in the 2018 Asian Games was due to a personal decision of not applying to a Macau passport, but admitted it would rethink its future competition participation model

Macau | International Boxing Federation to bring world title match to Macau in 2019 – President

The President of the International Boxing Federation told MNA today that the organisation is looking to bring an international title match to Macau in the Summer of 2019 as it prepares to kickstart IBF Silk Road Champions Tournament this Sunday

Macau | Allowed use of Canidrome sports facilites to be increased – Sports Bureau

The allowed time for public use for the sport installations at the canidrome site has already been increased and will be further extended, with activities no longer conditioned by greyhounds races
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