Prime Minister Hun Manet extended his congratulations to Cambodian athletes and students who secured medals and titles at various contests in Thailand, Japan, Vietnam and Indonesia.
The most recent gold medal was awarded to Kaing Muynin, who achieved first place at the 18th CMAS Asian Finswimming Championships 2023 for the 200m Bi-Fins category in Thailand on November 26.
Muynin also clinched gold on the previous day at the same championship in the Women's 100m event.
Swimmer Kheun Bunpichmorakat earned bronze medals at the same two events.
Vireak Nyrayuth secured two gold medals at the International Fitness and Bodybuilding Federation’s (IFBB) Mr. Olympia amateur event in Japan on November 24. His first triumph was in the Men's Physique Novice category, followed by another in the Men's Physique Open Class A.
At the 7th World Vovinam Championship held in Vietnam on November 25, Cambodian athlete Sean Chanhuot seized gold in the Four-Element Staff Male category.
Fellow contender Ly Porami earned a silver medal at the same event in the Five Gate Form Male category on November 25, while Em Chankanika captured bronze in the Dragon-Tiger Form Female category on the same day.
Duong Keopitou of the Cambodia Academy of Digital Technology (CADT) emerged as the champion in the ASEAN Cyber Shield Hacking Contest 2023, which took place from November 21-24 in Indonesia.
His colleague, Peang Serey Sothearith finished third place at the same event.