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Cambodian kids return with pride

Publication date 20 June 2018 | 08:43 | ICT

‘Are you here for the football?” the taciturn officer at Moscow Sheremetyevo airport’s Passport Control said with a hint of warmth after checking the documents in front of him.



  • Perfect 10 for Naga against woeful Western

    Publication date 19 June 2018 | 08:29 | ICT

    Two-time champions NagaWorld have never had it so good score-wise on the pitch in recent memory as George Bisan’s five-goal haul added to Mathew Osa’s double brace to inflict a 10-1 mauling on hapless

  • Boeung Ket force out a draw with Visakha

    Publication date 18 June 2018 | 08:53 | ICT

    FOR over an hour, Boeung Ket were weighed down by an early Visaka FC goal, but the defending champions hit back to force a 1-1 draw over the newcomers at Western Stadium on Sunday.

  • Ma Viro, Jill Hamill win races in capital

    Publication date 18 June 2018 | 08:48 | ICT

    SEASONED campaigner Ma Viro led a Cambodian one-two in the men’s 21km Phnom Penh International Half Marathon as 2016 winner Jill Hamill of Great Britain, who survived two horrendous accidents to keep her

  • New boys Visakha set to take on Boeung Ket

    Publication date 15 June 2018 | 09:18 | ICT

    The much-anticipated clash between defending champions Boeung Ket and fast-emerging Visaka FC is billed for 3pm kick off at the Western Stadium on Sunday as a match up of exciting possibilities in the Metfone C League card framed f

  • Phnom Penh Half Marathon route altered

    Publication date 13 June 2018 | 09:37 | ICT

    The Eighth Phnom Penh International Half Marathon will come under the starter’s orders in front of the Royal Palace on the morning of June 17, with the running route completely altered to avoid the Cambodia-Japan Friendship Bridge

  • Pro-Am tennis event concludes in capital

    Publication date 12 June 2018 | 09:14 | ICT

    As rafael Nadal equalled legendary Australian Margret Court’s record of winning the same grand slam 11 times at the Roland Garros on Sunday, Tennis Cambodia celebrated the French Open men’s final in a unique fashion by holding a 16-

  • Western hit for six by AEU striker Mbarga

    Publication date 12 June 2018 | 09:13 | ICT

    For Cameroonian striker Privat Mbarga Sunday was an unforgettable day at the AEU Sports Park in the Cambodian domestic football season as he netted all six of his team’s goals in AEU’s 6-1 thrashing of Western.

  • Visakha victorious as Boeung Ket down Crown

    Publication date 11 June 2018 | 09:21 | ICT

    Birthday boy Maycon Calijuri blazed a first-half double to set up Metfone C-League leaders Boeung Ket on the road to a 3-2 win over Phnom Penh Crown at the RSN Stadium on Saturday

  • Svay Rieng, Army hit with bans after brawl

    Publication date 08 June 2018 | 09:35 | ICT

    The Disciplinary Committee of the Football Federation of Cambodia has imposed stiff penalties on players and officials from Preah Khan Reach Svay Rieng and Ministry of National Defense for an onfield brawl during their league match

  • Pro-am event set to mark French Open final

    Publication date 07 June 2018 | 22:12 | ICT

    Tennis Cambodia has hit upon a novel way to mark the men’s singles final of the French Open, at Roland Garros, on Sunday, by holding a 16-team pro-am doubles event at the National Training Center.