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  • After Pradip Subramanian's death, organisers of fight events emphasise focus on safety

    September 25, 2017 3:19 AM 1

    SINGAPORE: In the aftermath of the death of Pradip Subramanian, members of the combat sport community have emphasised that safety is a key priority when organising fight events. Subramanian, 32, died after taking part in a celebrity Muay Thai bout on Saturday (Sep 23) against Steven Lim. Preliminary reports by Singapore General Hospital (SGH) found that Subramanian

  • Etoile complete Caf CL semis line-up

    September 25, 2017 2:19 AM 2

    Etoile Sahel have completed the line-up of semifinalists in this year’s CAF Champions League after they ousted Al Ahly Tripoli on Sunday evening. The Tunisian giants defeated their Libyan visitors 2-0 in the teams’ quarterfinal, second leg match at the Olympic Stadium in Sousse. The first leg last weekend finished in a goalless draw. Etoile claimed an early

  • Gibbs' return to Emirates like a family reunion, admits Wenger

    September 25, 2017 1:34 AM 1

    Gibbs spent 14 years at Arsenal and Wenger said: "He did not have to leave. He wanted to play. It was a difficult decision but when a guy has given you so many years, you have to accept that." "Is it like losing a member of the family? Of course. And I believe for them as well, it must be difficult to make that step." What did Wenger make of that? "You should

  • Celebrity muay thai fight: 'Fight should never have been sanctioned'

    September 24, 2017 9:00 PM 2

    Tragedy throws up questions over risk management; bout pilloried as 'reckless' Even as more experienced fight promoters in Singapore questioned the manner in which the Asia Fighting Championship (AFC) took place, the man behind the new muay thai event has maintained that it was run according to proper guidelines. AFC founder and chief executive officer

  • 'He died doing something he loved': Friends pay tribute to late bodybuilder Pradip Subramanian

    September 24, 2017 5:40 AM 3

    SINGAPORE: Members of the bodybuilding fraternity have expressed shock over the sudden death of World Bodybuilding and Physique (WBPF) Singapore president Pradip Subramanian on Saturday (Sep 23). Speaking exclusively to Channel NewsAsia, WBPF Secretary-General Paul Chua expressed his grief upon learning of his protégé’s death on Saturday. “I was shocked

  • Tragic celebrity muay thai fight: YouTube personality Steven Lim 'devastated' at death of Pradip Subramanian

    September 24, 2017 4:06 AM 3

    SINGAPORE - YouTube personality Steven Lim has not slept since his muay thai bout with Pradip Subramanian at the Asia Fighting Championship on Saturday (Sept 23) night, which ended in tragedy as the 32-year-old was rushed to Singapore General Hospital after, where he died. In a phone interview, Mr Lim, 41, told The Straits Times he was "devastated" by what had happened

  • Bodybuilder Pradip Subramanian dies after fight with Steven Lim at the Asia Fighting Championship

    September 24, 2017 12:51 AM 12

    Pradip Subramanian, who faced Steven Lim in a Muay Thai match at the Asia Fighting Championship (AFC) yesterday (Sep 23), has died following the conclusion of the bout. In a Facebook post, Steven, 41, a YouTube personality who competed in singing contest Singapore Idol back in 2004, expressed his condolences for his opponent. "Rest in peace, my really

  • Manchester United look to identify fans who sang Lukaku song at Southampton

    September 23, 2017 6:35 PM 3

    The 24-year-old striker continued his fine start to life at United at St Mary's on Saturday afternoon, when his first-half effort was enough to secure a hard-fought Premier League win. Lukaku has quickly become a fans' favourite, although a song to the tune of the Stone Roses' 'Made of Stone' has caused controversy as it references the size of his penis

  • Tragedy strikes at Asia Fighting Championship as bodybuilder Pradip Subramanian dies

    September 23, 2017 6:28 PM 3

    SINGAPORE - Tragedy struck at the inaugural Asia Fighting Championship on Saturday (Sept 23) night at the Marina Bay Sands, as World Bodybuilding & Physique Sports Federation (WBPF) President Pradip Subramanian died after his muay thai match. The 32-year-old had reportedly looked shaken after his bout with YouTube personality Steven Lim and had to be helped

  • Manchester United to take action after Lukaku chants resurface

    September 23, 2017 5:27 PM 3

    Manchester United have threatened to take action against supporters who sang a controversial Romelu Lukaku chant in Saturday's Premier League match with Southampton. The distasteful chant has been described by anti-discrimination body Kick It Out as "offensive" and both the club and Lukaku issued pleas this week for fans to refrain from singing it. United