Sports The Myanmar Times has the latest news from across Myanmar. http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports.html Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:53:15 +0630 en-gb Revamped General Aung San Shield tournament kicks off http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14141-revamped-general-aung-san-shield-tournament-kicks-off.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14141-revamped-general-aung-san-shield-tournament-kicks-off.html The first matches of the re-launched General Aung San Shield football tournament were held in Yangon on April 25, with Hantharwady United confronting Pong Gan FC at Aung San Stadium, and Horizon FC at variance with Mawyawadi FC at Thuwunna Youth Training Centre.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Kyaw Zin Hlaing) Sports Mon, 27 Apr 2015 04:00:00 +0630
Washington to kick back http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14116-washington-to-kick-back.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14116-washington-to-kick-back.html American fighter Cyrus Washington will return to Myanmar in July to face one-time Asian Muay Champion Maung Too – the 2013 SEA Games Muay gold medallist – who now goes by the fight moniker Too Too.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Kyaw Zin Hlaing) Sports Fri, 24 Apr 2015 04:00:00 +0630
Myanmar's Road to Russia begins in Laos http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14076-myanmar-s-road-to-russia-begins-in-laos.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14076-myanmar-s-road-to-russia-begins-in-laos.html Myanmar have been drawn in Group G of the FIFA World Cup 2018 and AFC Asian Cup 2019 Preliminary Joint Qualification Round Two, and will begin facing Laos in Vientiane on June 11.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Matt Roebuck) Sports Wed, 22 Apr 2015 18:29:14 +0630
When Saturday Comes http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14075-when-saturday-comes.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14075-when-saturday-comes.html Try your hand at predicting the winner of the General Aung San 2015 Shield! Enter the Myanmar Times Fantasy Bracket Competition. Download Entry Form here»

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (The Myanmar Times) Sports Wed, 22 Apr 2015 18:24:49 +0630
SEA Games Squad Looks East http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14074-sea-games-squad-looks-east.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14074-sea-games-squad-looks-east.html Players competing to represent Myanmar U23 in Singapore entered a Yangon-based training camp, following last week’s draw for the Southeast Asian Games football tournament on June’s 28th.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Kyaw Zin Hlaing) Sports Wed, 22 Apr 2015 18:18:19 +0630
MMT Fantasy Football Competiton http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14050-the-myanmar-times-general-aung-san-shield-fantasy-competition.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14050-the-myanmar-times-general-aung-san-shield-fantasy-competition.html Try your hand at predicting the winner of the General Aung San 2015 Shield! Enter the Myanmar Times Fantasy Bracket Competition. Download Entry Form here»

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (The Myanmar Times) Sports Tue, 21 Apr 2015 21:40:37 +0630
Prepare for our first-ever sports bracket http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14040-prepare-for-our-first-ever-sports-bracket.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14040-prepare-for-our-first-ever-sports-bracket.html If you were worried what you would do without The Myanmar Times sport coverage over the festive Thingyan period then worry no more: we have come up with a way to keep every keen sportsmind in Myanmar busy until we return on April 22.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Matt Roebuck) Sports Fri, 10 Apr 2015 04:00:00 +0630
Spurs will face Malaysia in May http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14019-spurs-will-face-malaysia-in-may.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14019-spurs-will-face-malaysia-in-may.html English Premier League outfit Tottenham Hotspur have confirmed their intention to visit Malaysia next month to take part in an exhibition game against a Malaysia XI select side.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Matt Roebuck) Sports Thu, 09 Apr 2015 04:00:00 +0630
Return of the Gen. Aung San Shield http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14020-return-of-the-gen-aung-san-shield.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/14020-return-of-the-gen-aung-san-shield.html In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the birth of General Aung San, the Myanmar Football Federation yesterday held the draw at the governing body’s Thuwunna headquarters for the reintroduced General Aung San Shield.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Matt Roebuck,Kyaw Zin Hlaing) Sports Thu, 09 Apr 2015 04:00:00 +0630
Dominant Mandalay eye unbeaten Sagaing http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/13992-dominant-mandalay-eye-unbeaten-sagaing.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/sports/13992-dominant-mandalay-eye-unbeaten-sagaing.html After disposing of all comers in a ruthless manner, the U15 side representing the region of Mandalay will go into tomorrow’s final of the MFF Nippon Foundation Cup with expectation on their side.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Kyaw Zin Hlaing) Sports Wed, 08 Apr 2015 04:00:00 +0630