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World Cup moves on to Qatar and a whole lot of problems

Publication date 20 July 2018 | 11:41 | ICT

As one of the best World Cups ever ends in Russia, football’s biggest tournament must now prepare for its most controversial, in Qatar in 2022.

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    Publication date 16 July 2018 | 14:35 | ICT

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    Publication date 16 July 2018 | 08:33 | ICT

    The eagerly awaited first Metfone C-League goal from Chan Vathanaka after his return to Boeung Ket could not have come at a better time as his 72nd minute header gave the league leaders a 1-0 win over National Police at Olympic Stad

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    Publication date 13 July 2018 | 14:25 | ICT

    Eight-time champion Roger Federer was sensationally knocked out of Wimbledon on Wednesday by South African giant Kevin Anderson while Rafael Nadal edged Juan Martin del Potro in a Centre Court epic and will meet Novak Djokovic in th

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    Publication date 13 July 2018 | 14:00 | ICT

    World welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse saluted Manny Pacquiao on Thursday but vowed to beat the Filipino boxing legend when they square off on Sunday.

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    Publication date 13 July 2018 | 10:11 | ICT

    Not since Boeung Ket caused a stir in their first Metfone C-League season in 2012, becoming champions on their top tier bow, has a debutant side garnered as much attention as Visakha, who travel to the RSN Stadium on Sunday evening

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    A five-year veteran of Davis Cup campaigns and head of Tennis Cambodia’s Junior Development, Phalkun Mam was among the 196 delegates attending the two-day inaugural International Tennis Federation’s Worldwide Participation Conferenc

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    Publication date 11 July 2018 | 15:04 | ICT

    Defending champion Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal closed in on a dream Wimbledon final as the sport’s two greatest players swept into the last-eight on Monday.

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    Publication date 11 July 2018 | 14:59 | ICT

    As excitement builds in England in the run-up to the country’s first World Cup semifinal for 28 years, midfielder Dele Alli insists Gareth Southgate’s team are keeping a cool head in their tournament “bubble”.

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