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Phnom Penh Crown defender Kok Boris tackles AEU forward George Bisan at Old Stadium yesterday.

Kipson the star as Naga get off to flying start

Newly acquired Atuheire Kipson justified his pick in the best possible way by slamming in four goals in former champions NagaWorld’s 4-1 win from a goal down against debutants Electricite du Cambodge (EDC) in the Metfone C-League en

Mon, 20 February 2017 H S Manjunath

ITF Juniors Kim, Ando cruise to singles titles

The boys and girls singles finals in the ITF Junior Tennis Tournament turned out to be one-sided affairs, with South Korea’s Kim Jae-woo and Japan’s Yuki Ando taking the honours at the National Training Center on Saturday.

Mon, 20 February 2017 H S Manjunath
Cambodia’s Ho Sreynoch and partner Remi Nakayama of Japan share a joke during a break in play yesterday. Photo supplied

Sreynoch wins ITF doubles ranking point

Cambodia’s Ho Sreynoch and her partner Remi Nakayama of Japan won their first doubles world ranking point after opening-round victory over the Chinese Taipei pair of Jyun Yi Lee and Cai Ni Wang in the ITF Junior Tennis Tournament at

Fri, 17 February 2017 H S Manjunath

Cambodians among 22 given fixing bans

Two Cambodians, Peas Sothy and Hang Sukonthea, as well as 20 players and officials from Laos, have been banned from all football-related activities for life for match-fixing.

Fri, 17 February 2017 Post Staff
Cambodia star Chan Vathanaka (right) has joined Japanese third-division side Fujieda MYFC on loan.

Vathanaka eyes promotion after Japan move

Cambodia forward Chan Vathanaka has targeted promotion with Japanese third-division side Fujieda MYFC this year after completing a groundbreaking move to the J-League.

Thu, 16 February 2017 AFP, Post Staff
Boeung Ket Angkor celebrate with the trophy after winning the Metfone C-League last season.

New C-League season is set for kick-off

Reigning Champions Boeung Ket Angkor kick-start the 2017 Metfone C-League campaign on Saturday at the Olympic Stadium with a key matchup against last season’s runners-up National Defence Ministry.

Thu, 16 February 2017 H S Manjunath
Top seed Rina Saigo of Japan slams a forehand winner against Indonesian rival Putri Sanjungan Insani in the second round of the Tennis Cambodia ITF Juniors on Wednesday. Photo supplied

ITF Juniors Home boys pairs out in first round

In the boys doubles first round in the ITF Junior Tennis tournament at the National Training Center yesterday, Cambodian pair Chheang Vannasith and Khleang Punlok lost to second seeded Ali Mooraj of Pakistan and Diego Garcia Dalisay

Thu, 16 February 2017 H S Manjunath

Japanese club to coach kids at Crown

Football coaches from Japanese League third-division club Giravanz Kitakyushu will conduct after-school coaching clinics from February 21-23 for youngsters in the U10, U13 and U16 age groups, Phnom Penh Crown have announced.

Wed, 15 February 2017 H S Manjunath
Four Cambodian junior tennis players participate at the ITF/ATF Under 16 Development Camp in Bangkok in 2016. Photo supplied

Kingdom’s interest ends in ITF qualifying

Cambodia’s competitive interest in the ITF Junior tennis tournament ended at the qualifying stage as seeded players in the boys main draw held sway in the first round at the National Training Center yesterday.

Wed, 15 February 2017 H S Manjunath
NOCC chief Vath Chamroeun has said the body wants to provide the best facilities for the Kingdom’s athletes.

Olympic committee ready to roll out strategic plan for sport

The National Olympic Committee of Cambodia is laying out a strategic plan to cover the next four years, targeting more gold medals than ever before from this August’s SEA Games in Malaysia, retention of taekwondo sensation Sorn Seav

Tue, 14 February 2017 H S Manjunath