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Malaysia storm into AFC U23 quarterfinal

Publication date 18 January 2018 | 08:43 | ICT

After topping the gold medal tally as hosts in last year’s SEA Games, Malaysia created history last Tuesday by becoming the first Asean member nation to reach the quarterfinals of the ongoing AFC U23 Football Championship in China in their

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  • Boeung Ket’s Maycon Calijuri (left) and National Defence Ministry defender Jang Song-hyok vie for the ball at Old Stadium on September 16. Boeung Ket won 2-1.

    Army out to upset odds in final

    Publication date 01 January 2018 | 07:20 | ICT

    The odds on National Defence Ministry making it all the way to the championship round of the Metfone C-League through the playoffs this year after their topsy-turvy league campaign would, even at the start of this month, have been t

  • Preah Khan Reach Svay Rieng captain Prak Mony Udom lifts the Hun Sen Cup as his teammates celebrate after beating NagaWorld in the final at Olympic Stadium yesterday.

    Svay Rieng down Naga for Hun Sen Cup

    Publication date 28 December 2017 | 07:53 | ICT

    In a stunning performance, Preah Khan Reach Svay Rieng regained the prestigious Hun Sen Cup after outplaying fierce rivals NagaWorld for a 3-0 win at Olympic Stadium in a showdown the visitors from the province dominated.

  • NagaWorld coach Meas Channa has taken his side to this year’s Hun Sen Cup final.

    Naga, Svay Rieng face off for Cup honours

    Publication date 27 December 2017 | 07:22 | ICT

    The Hun Sen Cup is set for its final showdown at Olympic Stadium today, with the FA Cup-style open contest for clubs and provinces both mighty and meek having gone through months of a multi-tier filtering process.

  • The Krousar Thmey Battambang-girls' team celebrate with their trophy on Saturday.

    Battambang girls romp home in ISF comp for hearing-impaired

    Publication date 26 December 2017 | 10:21 | ICT

    In a unique football competition, 17 teams of deaf and hearing-impaired players from five provinces vied for honours at the Indochina Starfish Foundation tournament at the ISF ground on Saturday, with boys from Phnom Penh and girls

  • North Korean striker Kim Kyong-hun scored a brace for Army against Svay Rieng on Saturday.

    North Korean team fire Army to Svay Rieng win

    Publication date 25 December 2017 | 08:40 | ICT

    Whatever the world may think of North Korea’s weapons programme, National Defence Ministry FC have been thriving this season on the firepower that their strikers from the hermit state have been generating when it matters most.

  • A kun Khmer kickboxer lands a punch on his opponent during a bout at the 2017 Sea Festival in Kep at the weekend.

    Sea Festival goes out with a bang in Kep

    Publication date 25 December 2017 | 08:07 | ICT

    Launched to great fanfare six years ago in Sihanoukville to mark Cambodia’s membership of the elite 1,000 Most Beautiful Bays in the World club, the annual Sea Festival marks a culturally significant mass movement in the national ca

  • Matt Pocock and Mark Ferguson run through Phnom Penh. Photo supplied

    Brits raise $100k after 300km Siem Reap run

    Publication date 22 December 2017 | 07:20 | ICT

    Two Britons have this year taken the seasonal Christmas gift run to a whole new level by raising $100,000 for charity after running more than 300km across Cambodia.

  • DiverJerry Pisey Windle won gold at the US National Championships at the weekend. Photo supplied

    Pisey Windle’s US waves felt in the Kingdom

    Publication date 21 December 2017 | 07:57 | ICT

    Reacting to 18-year-old diver Jerry Pisey Windle’s impressive performance in last weekend’s USA Diving National Championships, where he won a gold, a silver and a bronze, NOCC Secretary-General Vath Chamroeun said: “We welcome him w

  • Naga players react after their penalty shootout defeat to Army last night.

    Army down NagaWorld in shootout

    Publication date 21 December 2017 | 07:58 | ICT

    In a sensational penalty shootout Ministry of National Defence ousted two-time champions NagaWorld 5-3 in the first Metfone C-League championship playoff at Olympic Stadium last night.

  • Yuichi Sugita of Japan returns the ball to Guilherme Clezar of Brazil during the first match of their Davis Cup World Group playoff in Osaka on September 15. STR/JIJI PRESS/AFP

    Sugita is star attraction at tennis camp

    Publication date 22 December 2017 | 13:56 | ICT

    Japan’s highest ranked tennis player after Kei Nishikori, Yuichi Sugita, will be one of the star attractions briefly joining the ongoing preseason training camp being jointly conducted by Cambodia’s National head coach Braen Aneiros