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The Kingdom’s attention will once again be on taekwondo sensation Sorn Seavmey a year after her historic Rio Olympics qualification as the 21-year-old Asian Games gold medallist squares off today against Maisoun Farouk of Egypt in t

Leng Sarinreach won the Boys 16 and Under at the national junior tournament on Sunday. Photo supplied
Tue, 27 June 2017

Sarinreach stays strong at National Juniors

One of Cambodia’s fast-shaping junior talents, Leng Sarinreach overcame a fierce second-set challenge from Khleang Punlok to win the Boys 16 and Under singles title in the first National Junior Tennis Tournament at the National Tenn

Cambodian gymnast Sam Rim (left) poses with his Chinese coach Wang Yibing in Shantou, China. AFP
Mon, 26 June 2017

Gymnast trains in China for SEA Games tilt

Cambodian SEA Games gymnastics hope Sam Rim has been preparing in the Chinese city of Shantou with the Guangdong provincial team and is planning to reach Malaysia directly from his training base for the biennial event, which will ru

Mon, 26 June 2017

Krousar Thmey take top honours in deaf tourney

The Indochina Star Fish Foundation’s football tournament for players of all abilities brought together 18 teams of the deaf and hearing impaired from five provinces for a day of intense action at Phnom Penh’s ISF grounds on Saturday

AGR head professional Alan Martin is coaching Cambodian talent Tevy Sareoun.
Fri, 23 June 2017

Faldo Series event in Siem Reap postponed

The sixth edition of the Faldo Series Asia Cambodia qualifier, marked for tee-off at the Angkor Golf Resort in Siem Reap today, has been forced by the paucity of entries to be rescheduled for later this year.

NagaWorld forward Diego Gama scores against Kirivong Sok Sen Chey at Olympic Stadium on Saturday.
Tue, 20 June 2017

Seventh heaven for Gisung in MCL goalfest

South Korean striker Gisung Yeon may be relatively new to Cambodian football but his record seven-goal haul on Sunday against a hapless CMAC United in Phnom Penh Crown’s runaway 11-0 victory will place him in an elevated position i

Neko Hiroshi competes in the 7th Phnom Penh Half Marathon yesterday.
Mon, 19 June 2017

Hiroshi leads local marathon clean sweep

Rio Olympian Neko Hiroshi piloted a Cambodian clean sweep by repeating his success of last year in the men’s section of the 7th Phnom Penh International Half Marathon yesterday.

Cambodian striker Chan Vathanaka chases down the ball against Afghanistan yesterday at the Olympic Stadium.
Wed, 14 June 2017

Cambodia stun Afghanistan in Cup qualifier

Cambodia pulled off a sensational 1-0 win over Afghanistan in the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 third round qualifiers group clash yesterday evening, triggering wild celebrations at the iconic Olympic Stadium filled to its capacity of near

Tep Timothy plays a shot at the Phnom Penh Provincial Junior Tournament on Sunday. Photo supplied
Wed, 14 June 2017

Timothy storms to Phnom Penh U18 crown

Tep Timothy won the Boys Under-18 singles title in the second Phnom Penh Provincial Junior Tournament after beating his Junior Davis Cup teammate Chheang Vannasith 6-2, 6-0 in a three-player round robin competition at the National T

Head coach Leonardo Vitorino (centre) holds a press conference with Cambodia captain Khoun Laboravy and Afghanistan manager Otto Pfister (right) yesterday.
Tue, 13 June 2017

Cambodia coach defiant ahead of Afghanistan visit

Cambodia head coach Leonardo Vitorino has made it clear that he is not in the business of counting wins and losses or focusing on short-term gains but that he has taken up the challenging role to meet strategic goals to build a secu

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NEC officials tally votes during a recount last week in Phnom Penh.

Cambodia’s National Election Committee last week rejected 33 of 61 complaints filed over the conduct of June 4’s commune election, according to a s

People search for their names on the voter lists at a polling station in Kampong Cham’s Veal Vong commune earlier this month.

Four years ago, when the opposition snatched Kampong Cham away from the ruling party in 2013 national elections, it hinted at a deeper shift taking