The Myanmar Times
The Myanmar Times

Chinlone warm-up for SEA Games

Chinlone will soon have its day in the sun as the game’s governing body has decided to host this most traditional of Myanmar’s sport in the form of a tournament next month.

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Shield 2017 kicks off May 2

The annual Myanmar National League (MNL) football competition kicks off on May 2 with 22 clubs in contention for the prestigious Gen Aung San Shield this year.

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Big teams lead as MNL season halfway reaches point

The MNL’s 2017 season has reached the midway point with big teams Yangon, Shan, Yadanarbon and Ayeyawady getting wins at the weekend and leading the standings.

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Myanmar women face host Vietnam for Asian ticket

Myanmar's National Women’s football team will face Vietnam in a qualifying match for the 2018 AFC Women’s Asian Cup today at YFT Center, Hanoi.

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First half of season wraps up this weekend

The Myanmar Times previews Week 11 in MNL 2017, which also marks the end of the first half of the season. Matchups include Rakhine at Ayeyawady and Shan at Hantharwady.

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Knee injury sidelines Lethwei champ

Myanmar traditional lethwei first class fighter Tun Tun Min must rest for five months, which means he will miss the world lethwei championship on May 5, because of a knee injury.

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Magwe settles for a draw against Cambodia’s Boeung Ket

MNL’s Magwe is still finding victory elusive in the 2017 AFC Cup after 1-1 draw against Cambodia club Boeung Ket Angkor in a Group F match yesterday at Thuwana Stadium.

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Myanmar youth volleyball players have chance for national squad

Myanmar U-19 volleyball team missed a chance at a World Championship berth after losing the quarter-final of the Asian Boy’s U-19 Volleyball Championship, but these young athletes still have a chance for the national selection team.

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Myanmar beats Bahrain in Davis Cup Asia Oceania match

Bahrain lost to Myanmar 2-1 yesterday for their second consecutive defeat in Group Four of the 2017 Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Zone at the Bahrain Tennis Federation (BTC) courts in Isa Town, Bahrain.

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Lions top football standings by six points after Derby win

Yangon United leads the rankings by six points after beating Yadanarbon 2-1 in the Myanmar Derby match Saturday at their home ground, Yangon United Sports Complex.

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TeamGPGDPTS
10 19 20
10 10 22
Yadanarbon
10 6 21
Ayeyawady United
10 5 15
Rakhine United
10 0 14
Magwe FC
10 -2 13
Zwekapin United
10 -4 13
Nay Pyi Taw FC
10 -8 9
10 -6 8
10 -6 7
Chin United
10 -7 7
GFA FC
10 -7 6
Last Updated - 1 April 2017
TeamGPGDPTS
Manaw Myay
22 51 52
GFA
22 21 49
Nay Pyi Taw FC
22 33 48
Mahar United
22 31 48
Myawady FC
22 23 36
Mawyawadi FC
22 1 35
City Stars
22 1 28
University FC
22 -17 23
Dagon FC
22 -11 20
Pong Gan
22 -37 12
United of Thanlyin
22 -47 11
Silver Stars
22 -49 10
Last Updated - 28 August 2016