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All fights end in draw at Lethwei Japan

SPORT Nov 18, 2018
A lethwei competition - Lethwei in Japan 10 - was organized under the International Lethwei Federation Japan (ILFJ) at Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan on 16 November. All fights at the event ended... 10

Myanmar wins gold in 2nd Taolu World Cup 2018

SPORT Nov 18, 2018
NYEIN CHAN KO KO, a Wushu athlete from Myanmar, won a gold medal in the Taijijian competition of the 2nd Taolu World Cup 2018 at the Thuwunna National Indoor Stadium in Yangon yesterday. Nyein ... 11

Lethwei: Myanmar’s Soe Lin Oo, Thailand’s Sam Khung battle to a draw

SPORT Nov 18, 2018
The main bout of the Lethwei Nation Fight 9 between Myanmar’s Soe Lin Oo and Thailand’s Sam Khung ended in a draw yesterday. The fight took place at the Thein Phyu Indoor Stadium in Yangon. ... 10

Second Taolu World Cup wushu competition starts this weekend

SPORT Nov 17, 2018
The Second Taolu World Cup Wushu competition will be held on November 17-18 at Thuwuna National indoor stadium, Yangon, jointly organized by International Wushu Federation and Myanmar Wushu Federation... 58

Mr Antoine Hey says he believes Myanmar would win over Laos

SPORT Nov 17, 2018
Myanmar head coach Mr Antoine Hey said he believed Myanmar would see a further win over Laos in the away match of AFF Suzuki Cup 2018. Myanmar got a bright start to its debut home match against Camb... 43

International yacht races help draw tourists to Ngwehsaung Beach

SPORT Nov 15, 2018
WITH the U-15 Optimist Asian & Oceanian Championship (OAOC), an international junior sailing competition, kicking off from 12 November at the Ngwehsaung Beach, officials hope the event will deve... 74

Myanmar finishes second in Men’s Junior U-19 of Invitational Criterium Bike Race 2018

SPORT Nov 13, 2018
MYANMAR cyclist Kaung Wai Hlaing finished the second place in Men’s Junior U-19 of Five-Country Invitational Criterium Bike Race 2018 held in Mandalay on 11 November. The Criterium Bike Race ... 87

Myanmar whitewashes Cambodia 4-1

SPORT Nov 13, 2018
Myanmar got off a bright start whitewashing Cambodia managed by Honda with a larger margin of 4-1 in its debut home match of AFF Suzuki Cup 2018 in Mandalar Thiri Stadium on 12 November. Myanmar hea... 69

Myanmar hosts int’l yachting event

SPORT Nov 11, 2018
MYANMAR opened the U-15 Optimist Asian & Oceanian Championship (OAOC) at Ngwesaung beach over 150 miles west of Yangon yesterday with the participation of over 130 sailors from 16 countries. Ho... 114

Phoe Thaw expresses his passion for mixed martial arts

SPORT Nov 11, 2018
Despite having local fans’ support, Myanmar’s Phoe Thaw lost to Malaysia’s Keanu Subba at Thuwunna Indoor Stadium in Yangon late last month. Last week, he talks briefly but exclusively with The ... 92