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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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PM Congratulates Cambodian Vovinam Athletes’ Success at the 5th World Vovinam Championship 2017

AKP Phnom Penh, August 07, 2017 – Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has expressed his congratulations to the Cambodian Vovinam players on their remarkable performance at the 5th World Vovinam Championship 2017 held in India in early August, according to his official Facebook page.

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PM Receives Cambodian Athletes for 29th SEA Games in Malaysia

AKP Phnom Penh, August 04, 2017 – Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen held here yesterday at the Peace Palace a get-together with a group of Cambodian athletes and their coaches before their departure for the 29th SEA Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Cambodia Nominates Athletes for 24 Sports of 2017 SEA Games

AKP Phnom Penh, June 22, 2017 – Cambodia has nominated athletes for 24 sports in the upcoming 2017 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Malaysia. The update was shared recently by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (MoEYS) and the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia (NOCC).

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PM Congratulates Cambodian Team on Victory against Afghanistan at AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 Qualifier

AKP Phnom Penh, June 14, 2017 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has expressed his congratulations to the Cambodian national team on their victory against their Afghan counterparts (1-0) at a qualification round of AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 held on June 13 at the [...]

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Phnom Penh Hosts Taekwondo Tournament

AKP Phnom Penh, June 05, 2017 – Cambodia Taekwondo Federation has recently organised a tournament of the sport here in Phnom Penh. According to the President of the Cambodian Taekwondo Federation Mr. Sam Sok Yi, the one-day tournament covered 19 different challenges.

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Cambodia To Participate in 2017 Francophone Games in Ivory Coast

AKP Phnom Penh, May 30, 2017 – Cambodia will dispatch a 25-member delegation to Ivory Coast to take part in the 8th Francophone Games scheduled to be held in Abidjan from July 21 to 30, 2017, H.E. Bou Chumserey, Under Secretary of State for Education, Youth and Sports, told local media recently.

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Cambodia To Host the World Championships Petanque 2019

AKP Phnom Penh, April 20, 2017 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has allowed Cambodia to host the World Championships Petanque in 2019.

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