The Myanmar Times
Thursday, 02 July 2015
The Myanmar Times
The Myanmar Times

Quiet start for Myanmar’s World Cup campaign

Myanmar played out a 2-0 loss to South Korea in front of a sparsely populated Rajamangala Stadium in Bangkok on June 16.

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Top-shelf Thais break Myanmar hearts to win gold

A “PLUCKY” Myanmar side was eventually outclassed 3-0 by a polished Thai outfit that won gold in the Southeast Asian Games football final at the National Stadium in Singapore last night.

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SEA Games showdown: Myanmar vs Thailand

This evening at the Singapore National Stadium, Myanmar will play Thailand in the final of the Southeast Asian Games football tournament. They will start as underdogs but know a victory would mark another step toward the dream of a return to a “Golden Age” of Myanmar football.

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Myanmar advances to SEA Games final on 2-1 victory

A skipper’s strike from Nay Lin Tun gave Myanmar a 2-1 semi-final victory over Vietnam at the Singapore National Stadium and saw them qualify for the June 15 final of the Southeast Asian Games' football tournament.

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Myanmar escapes Laos with tie

Kyaw Zayar Win salvaged a point for Myanmar in a 2-2 draw with Laos after they nearly threw away all three points in the opening game of their FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign for the Russia 2018 competition last night.

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Track legend runs out of time – and shoes

Yesterday evening, Myanmar’s veteran distance runner said goodbye to the track but had no running spikes to hang up.

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Hockey heartbreak as Myanmar loses shot at gold

It was heartbreak for the Myanmar hockey team yesterday at Singapore's Sengkang Hockey Stadium when, on goal-difference, they missed out on playing for gold at the 28th SEA Games.

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SEA Games Shorts 11/6/15

Daily updates from Singapore SEA Games 2015 in Billiards, Archery, and Volleyball

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SEA Games Shorts 10/6/15

Daily updates from Singapore SEA Games 2015 in Athletics, Basketball, Canoeing, Swimming, and a gold-medal upset in Billiards

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Myanmar misses on medals, but still shooting for the big gold

A total of 52 medals, 32 of them gold, 6 silver and 14 bronze – that’s what you were supposed to see this morning as you opened up The Myanmar Times to our SEA Games coverage and turned to the medal table. That’s what was decided back in March, when the deputy minister for sport, Thaung Htike, called a two-day meeting for the national governing bodies of sport to outline their targets for the 28th Southeast Asian Games.

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