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Barrett makes big career switch to Cambodia

Larchville native Paddy Barrett has made a major change in his footballing career after the central defender has made the move from America to Cambodia where he has been unveiled as a new player for Preah Khan Reach Svay Rieng FC, who finished second in the Cambodian League in 2020.

Cambodia’s ISF wins Peace and Sport Award for football outreach

ISF made headlines this year for its ‘socially distant football’ during Covid-19 but acclaim is for Football for Change project.

Davide Rebellin pens deal that will see him racing professionally at 50

Davide Rebellin, Johan Le Bon join Cambodian cycling team for 2021 season.

Cambodian charity’s football project recognised with Peace and Sport prize

Cambodian charity Indochina Starfish Foundation (ISF) has been announced as the winner of Sport for Development and Peace Program of the Year award at this year’s Peace and Sport Awards.

Belfast native Colum Curtis is history maker after leading Visakha FC to cup glory...

“To deliver Visakha FC their first ever Hun Sen Cup in my first year as manager is really special."

West Belfast football coach aiming for cup glory in Cambodia

His Visakha FC side have booked their place in the final of the Hun Sen Cup.

Completion of Main Stadium at Morodok Techo Sports Complex Delayed until May 2021

COVID-19 is believed to be the root cause of the delays, but already the main stadium is thought to be 80 percent complete.

World Olympians Association Celebrates Achievements of Vath Chamroeun

The former wrestler and current secretary of the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia has been honored by the association and granted permission to use the post-nominal letters OLY—the first Cambodian to gain such a designation.

Cambodia allows football fans back into stadiums

Cambodia on Wednesday (Sept 23) decided to allow football fans to return to stadiums, but limited the number of spectators to roughly 10 per cent of the stadium's seating capacity, Minister of Health Mam Bunheng said in a press statement.

Ahead of 2023 SEA Games, Football Federation Launches New Women’s League

A new women’s football league kicks off this weekend with 10 teams set to face off, an effort by the national football federation to recruit top female players to compete at the 2023 Southeast Asian Games to be hosted by Cambodia.

Cambodia might be a poor nation but esports could make it wealthy. Here’s how.

Cambodia has certainly come a long way since its deadly civil war which happened between 11 March 1967 to 17 April 1975.

Cambodia NOC President says country should prioritise hospitality over medals at 2023 Southeast Asian...

"The medal race is an important issue but what is more important is that we must work together by promoting good hospitality, a good environment and clean hygiene and educating the people on issues such as the danger of traffic accidents and drug problems," said Khon.

MotoAmerica: Series Now Airing Live In Asia

HONOS Superbike To Extend Footprint In 16 Asian Countries.

Playing with pride: Meet Cambodia’s oldest LGBT women’s football team

In rural Kampong Chhnang, 61-year-old Van Sovan watches as his squad are put through the paces in the midday Cambodian heat. Touch, pass, pass, shoot – practice makes perfect.

Cambodia’s Sok Thy earns 1st ONE Super Series win, knocks out Huang Ding at...

Sok Thy, 22, of Cambodia finally earned his first victory in ONE Super Series after three consecutive losses in ONE Championship’s striking-only league. The Cambodian martial artist was one of the winners at “ONE: A New Breed” in Bangkok, Thailand.

Cambodia friendly football tournament to boost relations

A friendly football tournament between Vietnamese and Cambodian authorities kicked off in Phnom Penh on August 26.

Sok Thy says bout with Mongkolpetch Petchyindee Academy won’t go the distance

Former Kun Khmer Flyweight World Champion Sok Thy of Cambodia is stepping into hostile territory this Friday night, when he stands across the ONE Championship ring from Lumpinee Stadium World Champion Mongkolpetch Petchyindee Academy. Both men have vowed to finish inside the distance.

Skateboarding in Cambodia: how Tony Hawk, an Australian photographer and an NGO from Afghanistan...

Social programmes combining skateboarding with education are one of the reasons why the scene in Cambodia has grown so much over the last 10 years.

Cambodia Federation of Rugby Return to International Rugby

July 8 marked a historic day for the Cambodia Federation of Rugby (‘CFR’), as it was announced the nation would regain its associate membership within Asia Rugby.

Cambodia starts countdown to SEA Games 32

Hundreds of Cambodian athletes and officials gathered at the Morodok Techo National Stadium on August 7 afternoon to start the 1,000-day countdown to the 2023 Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 32).


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