The second edition of the Leopalace21 Myanmar Open begins next week, as pro golfers from both the Asian Tour and the Japan Golf Tour travel to the Golden Land for a shot at winning some of the US$750,000 purse.
In his long-awaited first defence of his ONE Championship Middleweight title, Vitaly Bigdash showed his top-tier calibre, imposing his will on challenger Aung La Nsang on January 14 at ONE: Quest for Power in Jakarta, Indonesia.
“I had two weeks … and 10 years to prepare for Bigdash”. After just two weeks to prepare, Myanmar fighter Aung La Nsang looks to take down middleweight titleholder Vitaly Bigdash at the ONE Championship “Quest for Power” event tomorrow night in Jakarta, Indonesia.
After reigning over the field at the Yoma Yangon International Marathon for each of its first five years, you might think Joseph Gitau Kariuki would be tired of long runs in the Golden Land. But in an exclusive interview with The Myanmar Times, Kariuki says he’s not finished just yet with Myanmar – in fact, the Kenyan national is interested in living here full-time.
He may be a rising star in Myanmar but Phyan Thway met his match yesterday in a Thai welterweight champion. The fan favourite battled Thailand’s Sigmanee to a five-round draw at Taungoo Indoor Stadium.
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