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Labok Kator Now on List of SEA Games 2023

AKP Phnom Penh, April 02, 2018 – Labok Kator, a Khmer traditional martial art, has been recently included on the list of Sea Games 2023 under the official name as Sport Kun

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Running Race in Kandal Province Attracts Nearly 5,000 Runners

AKP Phnom Penh, March 10, 2018 – Almost 5,000 runners participated in a three- and five-kilometre race held yesterday in Takhmao town, Kandal province as part of the River Festival.

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Russian Embassy Updates Journalists on FIFA World Cup in June this year

AKP Phnom Penh, February 26, 2018 – The Russian Federation is going to host the 21st International Federation of Football Association (FIFA) World Cup from June 14 to July 15, 2018 with participation from 32 countries, including Europe, Asia & Australia, Africa, and Latin America, Mr. Dmitry Yudin, Counsellor of the political sector of the Russian Embassy

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Cambodia To Host Petanque World Championship 2019

AKP Phnom Penh, February 15, 2018 – For the first time, Cambodia will host the Petanque World Championship 2019, according to local media report. Cambodia’s qualification as the host of the game was confirmed

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Tourism Minister To Continue Leading NOCC

AKP Phnom Penh, February 02, 2018 – Minister of Tourism H.E. Thong Khon was re-elected President of the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia (NOCC) for the 7th Mandate 2018-2022, while H.E. Vath Chamroeun will remain Secretary General of NOCC.

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Over 900 Runners Join 2nd Angkor City Night Music Run

AKP Phnom Penh, January 05, 2018 – The Angkor City Night Music Run, the 2nd of its kinds, attracted over 900 national and international participants, up from 600 in the first event.

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Budget for More National Sport Federations, Most on Events in 2018

AKP Phnom Penh, January 02, 2018 – Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports has allocated budgets for 34 national sport federations across Cambodia for 2018.

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Samdech Techo Prime Minister Cup Golf Tournament 2017 Concluded

AKP Phnom Penh, December 18, 2017 — Samdech Techo Prime Minister Cup Golf Tournament 2017 was concluded here yesterday evening under the presidency of Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen.

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Samdech Techo Prime Minister Cup Golf Tournament 2017 Kicks Off

AKP Phnom Penh, December 16, 2017 – Samdech Techo Prime Minister Cup Golf Tournament 2017 was launched here this morning at Grand Phnom Penh Golf Club under the presidency of Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen.

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RGC Head Calls on Athletes to Maintain their Honor and Dignity

AKP Phnom Penh, December 15, 2017 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sèn, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has appealed to all the national athletes to keep their respective honor, dignity and self-value.

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Cambodian Taekwondo Athletes Bring Home 3 Gold and Silver Medals from Seoul

AKP Phnom Penh, December 08, 2017 – Cambodia has brought home three medals from the Ambassador’s Cup Taekwondo Championship 2017, according to local media report. The tournament took place recently in Seoul city of the Republic of Korea.

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Cambodian Taekwondo Athletes Bring Home 3 Gold and Silver Medals from Seoul

AKP Phnom Penh, December 08, 2017 – Cambodia has brought home three medals from the Ambassador’s Cup Taekwondo Championship 2017, according to local media report.

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22nd Angkor Wat International Half Marathon Attracts Over 10,000 Multi-national Runners

AKP Phnom Penh, December 04, 2017 – More than 10,000 multi-national runners from 76 countries around the world took part in the 22nd Angkor Wat International Half Marathon organised on Sunday in Siem Reap province.

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Cambodia, Singapore Sign MoU on Sports Sector Development

AKP Phnom Penh, November 28, 2017 – The National Olympic Committee of Cambodia (NOCC) reached a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Singapore National Olympic Council, aiming at enhancing Cambodia’s sports sector and getting prepared for the 32nd Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in 2023.

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Cambodia To Hold Khmer Rally Raid 2017 in Mondulkiri in Early December

AKP Phnom Penh, November 28, 2017 – The first ever Khmer Rally Raid will be organised in Mondulkiri, a northeastern province of Cambodia, from Dec. 8 to 10, 2017, announced the Kampuchea Autosport Racing Agency (KARA) in a press conference late last week.

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Almost 10,000 Athletes Signed Up for Angkor Wat International Half Marathon 2017

AKP Phnom Penh, November 15, 2017 – Nearly 10,000 athletes will participate in the 22nd Angkor Wat International Half Marathon 2017, to be held on Dec. 3 at Angkor Wat temple, Siem Reap province.

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Phnom Penh To Host Historic International Boxing

AKP Phnom Penh, November 13, 2017 – Cambodian and international boxing federations will join hands to organise an international boxing – first-ever of its kind – in Phnom Penh. Taking place at Olympic National Stadium from Dec. 7 to 10, the international boxing, according to Secretary General of the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia H.E. Vath Chamroeun, will [...]

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Cambodia Beats Myanmar 3-2 in 2018 AFC U-19 Championship Qualification

AKP Phnom Penh, October 27, 2017 – Cambodia beat Myanmar 3-2 in the 2018 AFC U-19 Championship qualification held at the National Olympic Stadium, Phnom Penh on Oct. 26.

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PM Congratulates 3 Cambodian Athletes of Bodybuilding and Physique Sports

AKP Phnom Penh, October 09, 2017 – Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen yesterday expressed his sincere congratulations to three Cambodian medallists of the 9th World Bodybuilding and Physique Sports championships.

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Government Invests Over 1.6 Billion Riel on Sports Sector in 2017

AKP Phnom Penh, September 26, 2017 – Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports has invested over 1.6 billion Riel (more than US$400,000) this year to promote Cambodia’s sports development. The figure was shared recently by H.E. Ouk Sethicheat of the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, to a local media.

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Cambodia Earns 17 Medals from 29th SEA Games in Malaysia

AKP Phnom Penh, August 29, 2017 – Cambodia has so far won a total of 17 medals – 3 gold, 2 silver, and 12 bronze medals – from the 29th SEA Games being held in Kualar Lumpur, Malaysia.

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29th SEA Games: Cambodia Wins First Gold Medal from Petanque

AKP Phnom Penh, August 24, 2017 – Cambodia today got the first gold medal from petanque, at the 29th SEA Games being held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Cambodian athletes, Ke Leng and Ouk Sreymom, defeated their Thai counterparts, Phantipha Wongchuvej and Pataratida Meepak 13-10 at the Women’s Doubles Final.

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Cambodia Proud of Athletes’ Performance in Recent Summer Paralympic Games

AKP Phnom Penh, August 18, 2017 – Cambodia is proud of the good performance of two Cambodian athletes who won a gold and a bronze medals at the recent Summer Paralympic Games in the Republic of Korea.

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