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Cambodia’s Khoun Laboravy scores against India at Olympic Stadium on Wednesday evening.

India edge Cambodia in five-goal thriller

An excellent performance from Cambodia saw the Angkor Warriors put up a stiff fight before going down 3-2 in a five-goal thriller to an India side ranked 41 places above them in an international friendly on Wednesday evening.

Fri, 24 March 2017 H S Manjunath
Petanque star Sok Chan Mean (right) collects his male athelete of the year award on Tuesday.

Chan Mean, Seavmey collect top sport gongs

Petanque specialist Sok Chan Mean and taekwondo star Sorn Seavmey were declared the best male and female athletes of the year respectively at the second annual NagaWorld sports excellence awards during a gala evening at the entertai

Fri, 24 March 2017 H S Manjunath

Apsaras to tackle Gaels in Australian footy first

The Cambodian Apsaras will square off against the visiting Saigon Gaels from Vietnam in their first ever women’s Aussie rules football game in Southeast Asia at the International School of Phnom Penh on Saturday.

Fri, 24 March 2017 H S Manjunath

Warriors take aim at India before Asian Cup

Newly appointed national head coach Leonardo Vitorino of Brazil faces his first real test today when he leads Cambodia out for a friendly against India at the Olympic Stadium, with both sides eager on the perfect warm-up before thei

Wed, 22 March 2017 H S Manjunath

NOCC unveils its four-year plan for Games

The one-day annual General Assembly of the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia concluded at its headquarters yesterday, with the Kingdom’s prime sports body unveiling an ambitious four-year plan that set specific targets of succe

Tue, 21 March 2017 H S Manjunath
NagaWorld’s executive director Pern Chen (second from left) and Secretary-General of the NOCC Vath Chamroeun (third from right) with some of the country’s leading athletes during a press conference last week in Phnom Penh. Nocc

Stars prepare for sporting awards gala

The second edition of the annual national sports awards, instituted last year by entertainment and gaming sector leader NagaWorld in collaboration with the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia, will take to the stage on Tuesday wi

Mon, 20 March 2017 H S Manjunath
Svay Rieng’s Prak Mony Odom runs with the ball on Saturday. Svay rieng

Svay Rieng top table after Crown victory

A curling free-kick from captain Prak Mony Odom just past the hour mark delivered the only goal of the match as the visitors from Svay Rieng Preah Khan Reach defeated Phnom Penh Crown in the Metfone C-League top-of-the-table clash a

Mon, 20 March 2017 H S Manjunath

League leaders PKR and Crown face off

Phnom Penh Crown host Preah Khan Reach Svay Rieng at the RSN Stadium on Saturday evening for their top-of-the-table clash as the Metfone C-League enters the fifth week of action with a six-match card over the weekend.

Fri, 17 March 2017 H S Manjunath
Vice president of the Korean Wrestling Federation Kenneth Lee (left) meets with Secretary-General Thin Vichet of the Cambodian Wrestling Federation yesterday. Noah Graha/AFP

South Korea to provide help to Cambodian wrestling

The vice president of Korean Wrestling Federation (KWF), Kenneth Lee, has said he is impressed by the efforts of the Cambodian Wrestling Federation (CWF) to strengthen their abilities before attempting to challenge for gold medals o

Thu, 16 March 2017 Chhorn Norn

Battling Boeung Ket down Magwe FC

Relief more than jubilation marked Boeung Ket Angkor’s 1-0 win over Magwe FC from Myanmar in their first-leg Group F tie of the AFC Cup at the Olympic Stadium yesterday evening.

Wed, 15 March 2017 H S Manjunath