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Golden pairings light up Asian Diving Cup

Women's pair of Loh Ziayi-Ong Ker Ying and the men's pair of Muhd Syafiq Puteh-Gabriel Gilbert secure gold.

Wendy emotional after booking Tokyo Olympics spot

Wendy says booking her Olympic slot will motivate her to work harder to get in shape for the Tokyo Games.

Pandelela misses out on second medal at Fina World Championship

Pandelela did not add to her medal tally in the women’s 10m individual platform event.

Pandelela secures second ticket to Tokyo 2020

Pandelela books a spot in the final of the 10m individual platform event which also gives her a second ticket to Tokyo 2020.

Different class: China go 7 for 7 at Fina World Championships

China continues their dominance with a seventh gold medal delivered by Cao Yuan and Chen Aisen.

China bag all 6 gold medals at Fina World Championships

China reign supreme in the women’s event at Fina Diving World Championships.

Pandelela-Mun Yee deliver first diving medal for Malaysia

The pair nab second place in the women's 10m synchronised platform by accumulating 312.72 points after five rounds.

2 tourists, scuba diver killed by fish bombs in Semporna

They were diving off Pulau Kalapuan when the incident happened at 5.50pm Friday.

Li Rui appointed as new national diving coach

The 41-year-old Chinese national will work with two other national coaches to help Malaysia achieve success in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Budapest’s underwater wonderland draws divers from far and wide

The underwater Janos Molnar cave system, named after the Hungarian pharmacist who discovered it in the 19th century, has become a hot tip for diving aficionados.

Indonesian islanders fight developer with snorkels and homestays

From Thailand to the Philippines, authorities have come under fire for allowing unchecked sprawl on islands and denying coastal communities their 'right to island'.

Diving school! Neymar teaches kids to fall and roll

The Brazilian superstar was widely lambasted at the World Cup for his theatrical reactions to challenges which often left the world's most expensive footballer wincing and rolling on the ground.

Throng of volunteers gather to rescue Thai boys trapped in cave

Ivan Katadzic spent a few days gathering equipment and then set off to help with the rescue, by which time intrepid cave divers from around the world had arrived too.

Rescuers consider ‘alternative’ routes to save Thailand’s trapped boys

Rescuers in Thailand are trying to find alternative ways to rescue 12 boys and their soccer coach trapped inside a cave complex for 13 days.

Ronaldo defends Neymar as English also accused of diving

Ronaldo said Neymar – who is one of the most fouled players in the entire tournament - needed more protecting.

Trapped Thai team gets dive lessons as rescuers plan for extraction

Rescue teams were giving crash courses in swimming and diving to trapped Thai team.

Pandelela, 6 others punished for drinking, partying during training stint

The Amateur Swimming Union of Malaysia says the divers should be aware that they carry the country's image.

Pandelela, Jun Hoong win gold in diving world series

Nation's top diving pair end winners, finishing with just 0.84 points ahead of North Koreans.

Najib congratulates divers on C-Games gold

This is Malaysia's third gold medal at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

Jun Hoong-Pandelela win gold in Commonwealth Games

Pair, who achieved Olympic silver in Rio 2016, prove it was no fluke, winning Malaysia's third gold medal of the games.

NGO fishes for divers with wrecks at Tioman Island

The wreck, the first of many in the long-term programme, is aimed at providing an alternative underwater attraction and reducing the pressure on natural reefs.

National diving coach freed of rape charge

Court says prosecution has failed to establish a prima facie case against him.

Azizulhasni, Jun Hoong crowned sportsman, sportswoman of 2017

Cycling's Pocket Rocketman and diving queen get the nod after gold medal performances last year.

Official: We’ll prevent tourists seeing killing of manta rays

Semporna tourism council wants urgent meeting with all stakeholders to ensure any killing of rays and sharks is done away from tourists.

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