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Cambodia’s Davis Cup team celebrate with their medals after winning promotion to Asia/Oceania Group III in Bahrain on Saturday. Photo supplied

Kingdom promoted to Davis Cup Group III

History repeated itself in a delightful way for Cambodia as the national tennis team regained Asia/Oceania Group III status for the 2018 cycle after beating Oman 2-0 in the promotion playoff to end the Group IV campaign with a spect

Mon, 10 April 2017 H S Manjunath

Western shock Crown 3-1 in C-League upset

Eighth placed Western Phnom Penh pulled off a 3-1 win over Phnom Penh Crown in the biggest upset of the Metfone C-League season thus far at the RSN Stadium on Saturday evening.Undeterred by a ninth minute goal from Chhom Pisa, Weste

Mon, 10 April 2017 H S Manjunath

Boeung Ket looking to step up title defence

Fresh from a 1-1 draw in Myanmar, Boeung Ket Angkor move away from AFC Cup mode to improve on their patchy start to the Metfone C-League campaign when they face newcomers Electricité du Cambodge in Saturday’s evening encounter at th

Fri, 7 April 2017 H S Manjunath
A practitioner demonstrates l’bokator at a tournament last year.

Cambodia’s Olympic committee again calls for recognition of l’bokator

The National Olympic Committee of Cambodia has resubmitted its plea to UNESCO for recognition of Angkoran era martial art l’bokator as an intangible cult

Fri, 7 April 2017 H S Manjunath

Cambodia’s Davis Cuppers qualify for playoff

Cambodia stormed to a 2-0 win over Bahrain yesterday to book their place in this weekend’s playoff in the Asia/Oceania Group IV Davis Cup campaign in the town of Isa, Bahrain.

Thu, 6 April 2017 H S Manjunath

Boeung Ket held to AFC Cup draw by Magwe

Metfone C-League champions Boeung Ket Angkor drew 1-1 with Magwe FC at Yangon’s Thuwanna YTC Stadium in the 2017 AFC Cup group stage yesterday evening.

Thu, 6 April 2017 H S Manjunath

Kingdom’s riders get Bokor Challenge push

The ever-increasing popularity of cycling in Cambodia will get a major international boost with the introduction of the RHB Mount Bokor Challenge 2017, offering local riders an opportunity to race against some of the best cyclists f

Thu, 6 April 2017 H S Manjunath
Prime Minister Hun Sen inspects the pool at the Morodok Techo National Sports Complex yesterday.

PM breaks ground at national sports complex

Prime Minister Hun Sen performed the traditional groundbreaking ceremony yesterday to pave the way for the construction of the second phase of the Morodok Techo National Sports Complex, which is expected to be completed in the next

Wed, 5 April 2017 H S Manjunath

Cambodia Davis Cuppers see off Kyrgyzstan

Seasoned Davis Cup players Bun Kenny and Phalkun Mam pulled off a 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 win in a crucial doubles rubber to steer Cambodia to a 2-1 win over Krygyzstan yesterday in their Pool A round robin match in the 2017 Asia/Oceania Grou

Wed, 5 April 2017 H S Manjunath
Boeung Ket’s Tomoki Muramatsu shoots against Magwe on March 14.

Boeung Ket have upper hand in Myanmar

Metfone C-League champions Boeung Ket Angkor will carry a slender one-goal advantage when they meet Magwe FC in Myanmar today for their return Group F fixture in the ongoing AFC Cup after winning 1-0 at Olympic Stadium last month.

Wed, 5 April 2017 H S Manjunath