Yadanarbon head coach Rene Desaeyere praised his side’s discipline and organisation after the Mandalay club’s first-ever win in Shan State maintained their seven-point lead over the gradually rising Yangon United.
A relegation battle six-pointer in Week 8 opens this weekend’s Myanmar National League. Eleventh-place Horizon face 10th-place Chin United at Thuwunna YTC Stadium this afternoon, and if media reports from the Southern Myanmar camp are to believed, this match could weigh heavily on their fate this season.
Ahead of his homecoming MMA bout, the 'Burmese Python' takes time to tell Matt Roebuck about his preparations: This week has been great to me. Training is going well, my weight is on track and my son took his first steps. Life is good!
The organising committee for the 18th ASEAN University Games – to be held July 10 to 19 in Singapore – is the first to sign an agreement with the Southeast Asia Regional Anti-Doping Organisation (SEARADO) to ensure the event will be held in line with the World Anti-Doping Code.
Hard work overcame indiscipline as Yangon United triumphed 2-1 in their opening AFC Cup game played at Thuwunna YTC Stadium last night. In Malaysia Myanmar’s other representatives in the continental competition Ayeyawady United show early spirit but could not keep the pace with reigning champions Johor Darul Ta’zim, losing 8- 1 in Malaysia.
Roger that – there’s a new (Dutch)man in town. Roger Reijners officially signed a six-month contract to coach the Myanmar national women’s team on February 19 at a Myanmar Football Federation meeting room.
In his return to the ONE Championship cage, Luis “Sapo” Santos of Brazil defeated Rafael Silva by technical knockout just over a minute into the first round of the February 20 “Tribe of Warriors” event.
Zeyar Shwe Myay
Nay Pyi Taw FC
United of Thanlyin