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Joe Calzaghe’s coach, father Enzo dies at 69

Publication date 19 September 2018 | 12:17 | ICT

Enzo Calzaghe, who coached his son Joe to two boxing world titles at different weights and an undefeated 46-bout career despite never boxing himself, has died aged 69.



  • Naga beat Army to keep control of destiny

    Publication date 17 September 2018 | 09:19 | ICT

    Frontrunners NagaWorld jumped a major hurdle in the run home for the Metfone C-League title after seeing off arch rivals Ministry of National Defense 2-0 at the Army Stadium on Saturday afternoon to tighten their grip on the title

  • GGG renews Canelo ‘doping’ accusations ahead of rematch

    Publication date 14 September 2018 | 11:11 | ICT

    Gennady Golovkin has renewed his assault on Saul “Canelo” Alvarez ahead of their long-awaited middleweight rematch on Saturday, accusing his Mexican challenger of being a drugs cheat.

  • Vettel aims at Lewis with Singapore sling

    Publication date 14 September 2018 | 10:52 | ICT

    Sebastian Vettel is under growing pressure to slash Lewis Hamilton’s championship lead at this weekend’s Singapore Grand Prix – and erase Ferrari’s painful memories from last year in the process.

  • Naga face rivals Army in tough title hurdle

    Publication date 14 September 2018 | 09:52 | ICT

    A week after Ministry of National Defense shattered NagaWorld’s bid for the domestic double by beating them 3-1 in extra time in their Hun Sen Cup semifinal, the two arch rivals clash again on Saturday to pursue their Metfone C-Leag

  • China building a new ‘home for snooker’

    Publication date 13 September 2018 | 11:55 | ICT

    A sleepy corner of central China, nestled among mountains and forests, is making a bold attempt to rival England’s Sheffield as the home of world snooker.

  • Spain hit WC finalists Croatia for six

    Publication date 13 September 2018 | 11:55 | ICT

    Spain’s identity crisis looks to be well and truly over after Marco Asensio inspired a 6-0 thrashing of World Cup runners-up Croatia in the UEFA Nations League on Tuesday.

  • Siem Reap serves up for clay court nationals

    Publication date 13 September 2018 | 08:35 | ICT

    For the first time, Tennis Cambodia has not only moved the National Junior Championships away from Phnom Penh but has also opted for a change of surface to clay so that emerging players can cope with a different environment and play

  • Osaka tipped after US Open win

    Publication date 12 September 2018 | 13:23 | ICT

    After going from goofball to Grand Slam champion, Naomi Osaka can follow her historic US Open triumph by becoming Japan’s first world No1, predicts Japanese tennis great Kimiko Date.

  • Leclerc to replace Raikkonen at Ferrari

    Publication date 12 September 2018 | 13:22 | ICT

    Young Monaco driver Charles Leclerc will replace Finnish veteran Kimi Raikkonen at Ferrari next season with the former world champion returning to Sauber, both Formula One teams announced on Tuesday.

  • Honda takes away ‘positives’ from Warriors loss to Malaysia

    Publication date 12 September 2018 | 08:22 | ICT

    Cambodia coach and Japanese World Cup hero Keisuke Honda, as economical with his words as ever, said he had found a lot of positives after his new charges stormed into a 1-0 at a rainy Olympic Stadium on Monday night before going do