Search form

Login - Register | FOLLOW US ON

Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - Sen Rady and Ke Leng voted the cream of 2015’s crop

Sen Rady and Ke Leng voted the cream of 2015’s crop

Sen Rady, one of the Kingdom’s most successful Kun Khmer boxers, was declared Male Athlete of the Year for collecting gold at the 2015 World Vovinam Championships at the 2015 Cambodia Sports Awards, an event sponsored by entertainment and gaming industry leaders NagaWorld at a colourful function on Thursday evening.

Petanque ace Ke Leng was named the Female Athlete of the year, while Cambodia’s most medal-productive sport in the SEA Games also saw Sok Mong bag the best coach award. The winner of the men’s 400 metres (T46) at the ASEAN Para Games, Bong Hong, took the honours as the Male Para Athlete of the year.

Taekwondo star Sorn Seavmey, Cambodia’s first-ever Asian Games gold medallist, shut out the rest by a long way when she was named Most Popular Athlete of the Year. Photojournalist Tang Chhin Sothy from AFP won the award for the Sports Picture of the Year, while Best Sports Story of the Year went to Shing Long of khbestnews.com.

0

Comments

Please, login or register to post a comment

Latest Video

Turkish Embassy calls for closure of Zaman schools

With an attempted coup against the government of President Recep Erdogan quashed only days ago and more than 7,000 alleged conspirators now under arrest, the Turkish ambassador to Cambodia yesterday pressed the govern

CNRP lawmakers beaten

Two opposition lawmakers, Nhay Chamroeun and Kong Sakphea were beaten unconscious during protests in Phnom Penh, as over a thousand protesters descended upon the National Assembly.

Student authors discuss "The Cambodian Economy"

Student authors discuss "The Cambodian Economy"

Students at Phnom Penh's Liger Learning Center have written and published a new book, "The Cambodian Economy".