Cambodian and Chinese Runners, the First Winners of 6th Khmer Empire Marathon
AKP Phnom Penh, August 04, 2019 -- Cambodian runner, Takizaki Kuniaki, got the first price in men's category while SHN Hong Xia from China was the first winner in women's category of the 6th Khmer Empire Marathon held in front of the famous Angkor Wat Temple, in Siem Reap province this morning. This annual sport event began early in the morni...
Cambodian Swimmers to Get Trained in Japan
AKP Phnom Penh, August 01, 2019 -- Cambodian Swimming Federation (CSF) will send four swimmers and a coach for a 36-day training in Japan. The update was shared by the federation’s Secretary General Mr. Hem Kiri here in Phnom Penh yesterday, adding that the training will begin from Aug. 7 to Sept. 11. The training, he added, will...
New National Stadium Ready for Big National and International Sport Events in Early 2021
AKP Phnom Penh, July 31, 2019 -- Morodok Techo National Stadium, a new stadium being built in Phnom Penh, is scheduled to host big national and international sport events when it is put for use by early 2021. The update was shared by H.E. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism and President of the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia, during his i...
Cambodian Athletes to Attend 7th FINA World Junior Swimming Championships in Hungary
AKP Phnom Penh, July 31, 2019 -- Cambodian Swimming Federation (CSF) will send three swimmers and a coach for the 2019 FINA World Junior Swimming Championships in Hungary. The update was shared with local media by the federation’s Secretary General Mr. Hem Kiri recently, underlining that the assigned Cambodian swimmers are the top in the spor...
Cambodia’s U-18 Footballers Depart for Training in Vietnam
AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2019 -- At least 23 Cambodian footballers aged under 18 years have departed the Kingdom for a week-long training to get prepared for the in-coming AFF U-18 Championship 2019 hosted by Vietnam. The update was shared by a local media report, adding that their departure to Vietnam from Phnom Penh International Airport to...
President of International Petanque Federation Visiting Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, July 25, 2019 -- Mr. Claude Azéma, President of the International Petanque Federation (IPF), is paying a week-long visit in Cambodia. Speaking on the arrival here yesterday at Phnom Penh International Airport on July 23 evening, Mr. Claude Azéma said the visit intends to learn about Cambodia’s capacity to be the host...
Cambodian Athletes Attend 2019 World Aquatics Championships in South Korea
AKP Phnom Penh, July 17, 2019 -- Cambodian Swimming Federation (CSF) has sent three Cambodian athletes and a coach to attend 2019 World Aquatics Championships in South Korea, according to local media report. The event being held from July 12 to 28 in Gwangju city attracts swimmers from many countries. According to the federation,...
Cambodian Para-Athletes Win Silver and Bronze Medals from 2019 Bali Cup
AKP Phnom Penh, July 16, 2019 -- Cambodian para-athletes ranked 2nd and 3rd by winning two medals, one silver and one bronze, from the 2019 Bali Cup in Indonesia. The silver medalists are women team, while the bronze ones are men team gaining the recognition for wheeled basketball challenge. Other Cambodian para-athletes also achieved othe...
Cambodian Athletes to Attend 11th ASEAN School Games in Indonesia
AKP Phnom Penh, July 16, 2019 -- Cambodia will send 56 athletes and coaches to attend the upcoming 11th ASEAN School Games in Indonesia. To take place from July 17 to 25, the assigned athletes will engage in five subjects such as swimming, athletics, table tennis, badminton and tennis during the tournament. Speaking in a meeting with...
Nearly US$3 Billion Riels Allocated for Sports Development This Year
AKP Phnom Penh, July 08, 2019 -- The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (MoEYS) has allocated this year nearly 3 billion Riel (about US$750,000) to more than 40 national sports federations in order to develop the sports sector, both in terms of quantity and quality, in preparation for the SEA Games 2023 to be hosted by Cambodia. The comm...
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