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Official: OCA hosting duties judged ‘success’

Publication date 06 October 2022 | 20:16 | ICT

Officials from the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia (NOCC) and the Cambodian SEA Games Organising Committee (CAMSOC) said the Kingdom benefited greatly from hosting the recent Olympic Council Asia (OCA) General Assembly.



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