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Malaysia’s King Abdicate Throne Amidst Speculation

Malaysia’s king, Sultan Muhammad V, has unexpectedly abdicated his throne. The move is a first for a Malaysian monarch in its post-independence history. Malaysia gained its independence from the U.K. more than 60 years ago. “The National Palace informs that his majesty has resigned as the 15th king effective January 6,” a statement from the palace said on Sunday. The […]

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King Withdraws From Scorpions’ Squad

Former captain, Paul Palmer Junior has been called-up to replace middle-order batsman Brandon King in the Jamaica Scorpions line-up for the remainder of the regional Super50 tournament. King has been withdrawn from the Scorpions squad after picking up a hamstring injury. The stylish right-hander has only featured twice for the scorpions during the tournament, scoring 48 and 21 against the […]