Ayeyawady will need to deliver a miracle over the “mystic” abilities of AFC Cup holders Johor Darul Ta’zim if the Delta Boys are to keep any hope alive of progressing to the next stage of this year’s competition.
Inter Milan were at Yangon United yesterday, though in the boardroom and not on the pitch. Representing Internazionale was Adam Palfey, head of sales (Asia), and international business consultant Simone Spina who sat down for talks with the Lions technical director Win Thu Moe.
Nigerian striker Ijezie Micheal Chukwubunna put pen to paper yesterday with Myanmar National League’s bottom-dwelling side yesterday. Chukwubunna becomes the second player in as many days to sign for Southern Myanmar as they attempt to bolster their squad in an attempt to escape relegation from the nation’s top tier.
Athletes have travelled from Myanmar to Malaysia to compete in the 2nd Asian Tarung Derajat Championships. Tarung Derajat – an Indonesian form of kickboxing – featured as a demonstration sport at the 2011 Southeast Asian Games held in Jakarta.
Ye Htet Aung failed to make the cut at last week’s ICTSI Sherwood Hills Classic. After an opening round of 79, followed up with a 72, the young Myanmar golfer missed the weekend by one shot as the cut came at six-under-par.
As Kyal Linn Aung prepares to become the first lethwei artist to fight abroad and against a foreign challenger in the ONE Championship mixed martial arts cage, nothing can divert his attention from training except Thingyan and the lack of a passport.
Zeyar Shwe Myay
Nay Pyi Taw FC
United of Thanlyin