MPL D League Week 3 Day 1 Recap

NS Matrix 77  New Ampang Youth Club 52 NS Matrix continues their unbeaten start to the Malaysia Pro League Development League, stretching their win streak to four defeating the New Ampang Youth Club (NAYC) with a resounding score of 77-52....

MPL D League Week 2 Round Up – NS Matrix keeps rolling

The inaugural MPL Development League’s second weekend concluded with  with NS Matrix firmly cementing their claims as the early season favorites to win the championship, stretching their win streak to 3-0 with wins over the debuting Seven Star and...

NS Matrix vs KL Dragons Game Recap

NS Matrix drew first blood in the opening game of the Malaysia Pro League Development League (MPLDL) defeating the KL Dragons 61-54. It would be the battle between two big names of Malaysian basketball to tip off the Malaysia...

Malaysia Pro League Development League Preview

The Malaysia Basketball Association continues to push for the further development of Malaysian basketball with the launch of the Malaysia Pro League (MPL) Development League. The MPL launched its first edition in 2017 as the first basketball pro league...
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MABA looks to advance Malaysian Basketball further in 2018

We had an opportunity to have a sit down interview with the president of Malaysia Basketball Association (MABA), Dato’ Lua Choon Hann together with the committee members, Mr Boon Ang, Mr Ken Yap, Mr Sinheng Sim and Coach Lee...

Malaysia-based NS Matrix Aim for Thailand to Increase Basketball Experience

tMalaysian basketball powerhouse NS Matrix recently released huge news prior to the start of the 59th Agong Cup. As management representative Mr. Richard Lim has stated, the team didn't performed well during their friendly games in both Taiwan and Thailand,...

Interview with Malaysia Dragons Head Coach Christopher Thomas

ASEAN Sports recently caught up with the head coach of Westports Malaysia Dragons, Christopher Thomas, who will be returning for his second ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) season in charge of the team. AS: What are your overall thoughts on the...

MPL Finals Recap: Farmco Touch Up vs KL Dragons Basketball Academy

Farmco Touch Up were crowned the champions of the inaugural Malaysia Pro League defeating the top seeded KL Dragons Basketball Academy 83-78 in a closely contested affair. Earlier in the day, the Penang Stallions defeated King Pinas Asia 124-92 to...

MPL Semifinals Recap: KL Dragons Basketball Academy vs PRG Eagles

The top seed KL Dragons Basketball Academy defeated the PRG Eagles 90-86 in a pulsating game that went down to the wire. The Eagles would start quick with a three pointer by Ma Chee Kheun. It would be a cagey...

MPL Semifinals Recap: Farmco Touch Up vs Verve

Farmco Touch Up defeated Verve Club 90-77 in the first semifinals of the Malaysia Pro League 2017 in an intense encounter with Farmco only pulling away in the closing minutes of the game. Verve decided to change their starting line...