The Myanmar Times
Friday, 19 September 2014
The Myanmar Times
The Myanmar Times

Ugly clash as fans trash stadium

The Myanmar Football Federation has said that fans and players involved in August 4 clashes that disrupted the Myanmar National League’s (MNL) final match of the season will face harsh penalties for their actions.

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Yangon United take out third consecutive MNL crown

Yangon United FC captured their third consecutive Myanmar National League title on July 29 at Yangon United Soccer Complex with a win over Magwe FC .

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Magwe FC axes hep-A positive Karamanov

Bulgarian footballer Ivan Karamanov has left Myanmar National League side Magwe FC after being diagnosed with hepatitis A.

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Yadanarbon and Yangon United draw

Reigning Myanmar National League champions Yangon United FC could only muster a draw against Yadanarbon FC when the teams met on July 23 at Bahtoo Stadium in Mandalay.

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Basketball teams fall to US visitors

Vision Sports basketball squads handily defeated the Myanmar men’s and women’s national teams on July 25 in Nay Pyi Taw.

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Rise of the Asian warriors - Opinion

It's not a secret.
Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) is big. Really big. Check out any developed country here in Asia and you’ll see MMA fans, MMA gyms and other MMA-related business booming and becoming bigger and bigger. There’s little doubt the sport is well on its way to becoming the number one sport the world over.

 

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FIFA, Myanmar lay out vision

The Myanmar Football Federation and FIFA unveiled on June 27 a new eight–year strategic plan for the country’s football program that includes five key upgrades aimed at facilitating the sport’s development domestically.

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Top of the table clash ends in draw

Defending Myanmar National League champions Yangon United travelled to Shan State to take on KBZ, with a 1-1 draw outcome.

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Cricket officials dream of ‘golden days’ ahead

The Myanmar Cricket Federation hopes to give the sport a much-needed boost.

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Gymnastics Federation look for a boost

The Myanmar Gymnastics Federation is hoping international support and new facilities bring renewed interest to the sport.


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