The Myanmar Times
Friday, 19 December 2014
The Myanmar Times
The Myanmar Times

AFC Challenge Cup qualifying set

Host nation Myanmar has been placed into Group A for the qualifying stages of the 2014 AFC Challenge Cup.



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Three losses for Myanmar cricketers in Thailand

The Myanmar national team lost all three of its group matches and was eliminated from the Asian Cricket Council Trophy Challenge.

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Myanmar cricket struggles for survival

Myanmar cricket is fighting for its future. “In November the boys trained for four to five hours each day, with no sleep and not enough food”, Myanmar national team duty supervisor U Hla Oo said. “But I worry it’s not enough.”

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Myanmar exits AFF Suzuki Cup after defeat to Azkals

Myanmar's national football side was bundled out of the 2012 AFF Suzuki Cup after a 2-0 loss to the Philippines at Bangkok’s Supachalasai Stadium on November 30.

 

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Myanmar to host Davis Cup Asia Oceania Zone groups 3 and 4

The wonderful news came to us by email from the governing body of tennis, the International Tennis Federation (ITF), on November 27.

 

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Injury plagued Myanmar enters Suzuki Cup with a roster of unproven talent

The Myanmar National team limped into Bangkok before the start of the 2012 AFF Suzuki Cup, racked by injuries that could prove to be costly.

 

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Myanmar boxers fight for every kyat

The address of Aphyu Yaung Thway Thit, a traditional Myanmar boxing club, lists a street but makes no mention of a house number. This is not a typo.

 

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Myanmar junior weightlifters successful despite shortened event

Myanmar junior weightlifters captured 15 medals at an international competition held in Yangon despite the event being cut short by a day.

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Golf and Asia’s business frontier

If you believe that sport can be a metaphor for life’s broader challenges and opportunities, then the first Luang Prabang Laos Open generated more than a paycheck and points on the ASEAN PGA Tour’s tournament ladder for winner Thaworn Wiratchant.

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Ayeyawaddy United FC captures MFF Digicel Cup

Ayeyawady United FC won the 2012 Myanmar Football Federation Digicel Cup defeating KBZ FC 1-0 at Yangon’s Thuwana Stadium.

 

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