IPOH, Malaysia, May 30, Britain survived the typical heat to beat hosts Malaysia 1-0 in a six-nation men’s hockey tournament which began on Monday.

‘The other game between Asian champions South Korean and the Soviet Union ended in a 1-1 draw. Britain was content to soak up the pressure. Relying on quick counterattacks and it was from one of these that ace striker Sean Kerly scored the 58th minute winner.

NAIROBI, Kenyan: Kenyan top long distance runner John Negugi flew to London to receive medical treatment for a nagging hip injury.”

Ngugi won the world cross country championship in March for the third year running and he is one of Kenya’s main gold medal hopes in this year’s Olympic Games in Seoul.

However, a hip injury which he sustained this year, played up again on Saturday when he struggled to win the 5,000 meters in the Kenyan armed forces athletics

Article extracted from this publication >> June 3, 1988