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After a five-week break taken up by the national team’s campaign in the Kuala Lumpur SEA Games and the AFC Cup qualifier against Vietnam in Phnom Penh, the Metfone C-League resumes for the 15th gameweek on Saturday, with leaders Pre

Cambodian forward Chan Vathanka scores the equalising goal against Vietnam in the Asia Cup qualifier at Olympic Stadium on Tuesday evening.
Thu, 7 September 2017

Vietnam edge Cambodia in Asia Cup qualifier

A late second-half goal sealed Cambodia’s fate as Vietnam recorded a 2-1 win in the AFC Asia Cup qualifiers Group C tie at a packed Olympic Stadium yesterday evening.

Cambodia striker Chan Vathanaka is set for a return today against Vietnam. sreng meng srun
Tue, 5 September 2017

Cambodia host Vietnam in Asia Cup qualifier

After a disappointing campaign in the recently concluded SEA Games by the Kingdom’s U22 squad, national coach Leonardo Vittorino will be hoping to restore some pride today when the senior outfit line up against Vietnam in their AFC

Mon, 4 September 2017

ONE: Shanghai: Kingdom’s Eh loses to Yan on points

In one of the most exciting matchups of the evening at ONE: Shanghai, Cambodian Kun Khmer kickboxer Eh Ya Nut and Chinese former WBC International boxing champion Xu Chun Yan put on a spectacular showcase of aggression to the roar o

Mon, 4 September 2017

Semifinal loss for Ka in South Korean ITF Futures

A week after picking up women’s singles bronze medal in the just concluded 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games, Cambodia’s Andrea Ka bowed out in the semifinals of the $15,000 ITF Futures in South Korea’s Yeongwol Sports Park on Friday.

Mon, 4 September 2017

2017 SEA Games: Gold medal winners get rewarded

Cambodia’s gold medal winners in the recently concluded SEA Games in Malaysia were rewarded with cash incentives under the “Go for Gold” programme by NagaWorld, the official sponsors of the contingent’s training and competitive gear

Fri, 1 September 2017

Clear lessons for the Kingdom as curtain falls on 2017 SEA Games

As several members of the Asean community raised the spectre of host nations enjoying unfair advantage by changing, chopping and introducing events to serve their own strengths, Malaysia’s phenomenal success in the just-concluded 29

Goalkeeper Van Ream defends a German attack in Cambodia’s 5-3 win at the Homeless World Cup in Oslo on Wednesday.
Fri, 1 September 2017

Cambodia beat Germany at 2017 Homeless World Cup

After a warm and rousing reception in the Norwegian capital, the serious business of football got underway for the Cambodian team at the 2017 Homeless World Cup this week. The young Cambodian squad of Som Sokla, Mut Sakpich, Kin Ratana, Long Sovatha, Choeun Sochat, Seng Saray and goalkeeper Van Ream opened their account with a 7-5 victory over South Korea on Tuesday. Super striker Mut Sakpich, 18, found the back of the net five times in a sunny Oslo as Cambodia got off to the perfect start ahead of their next clash with Germany. In a cracking second match, Sakpich added to his tally with four goals, while 16-year-old keeper Ream was in imperious form, regularly thwarting the Germans as Cambodia romped to a 5-3 victory.

Thu, 31 August 2017

Hosts sign out of SEA Games 2017 in blaze of glory

Hosts Malaysia emerged this time as the strongest sporting nation in the region with a Malaysian record haul of 323 medals including an all-time high 145 gold as the 29th edition of the SEA Games was consigned to the flames of histo

Cambodia’s Sorn Seavmey aims a kick in her taekwondo -73kg final at the 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games yesterday. Left inset: Seavmey poses with her gold; Cambodian kickboxer Khun Dima displays his medal (right).
Wed, 30 August 2017

Seavmey and Dima strike gold, Sophea takes SEA Games silver

Cambodia’s 2017 SEA Games campaign ended in spectacular fashion yesterday as taekwondo star Sorn Seavmey and fearless muay kickboxer Khun Dima won gold medals to add to Moeun Sophea’s silver on the penultimate day of competition in