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Cambodia’s women’s wheelchair basketball team aims for gold

Publication date 01 June 2023 | 22:01 | ICT

The Cambodia women’s wheelchair basketball team is determined to make history as they set their sights on winning gold medals in both the 3x3 and 5x5 events at the 12th ASEAN Para Games, which the Kingdom will be hosting from June 3-9.



  • PM backs Para Games athletes

    Prime Minister Hun Sen has urged disabled athletes to perform well in the upcoming 2023 12th ASEAN Para Games, scheduled from June 3-9.

  • Cambodian paralympians confident of retaining gold

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  • Hun Sen offers encouragement to para athletes

    With the 12th ASEAN Para Games fast approaching, Prime Minister Hun Sen advised the athletes who are due to compete in the biennial multi-sports event to respect their sporting ethics and remain disciplined, whether they win or lose.

  • Para volleyball teams set for ASEAN games

    Lieutenant General Lor Soleng, deputy chief of the National Police, met with the coaches and athletes of the Cambodian men’s and women’s seated volleyball teams on May 25 as they prepare to compete in the 12th ASEAN Para Games 2023,

  • Bareknuckle champion wants Kun Khmer fighter

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  • Many calls for support for para athletes

    Hun Many, president of the Union of Youth Federations of Cambodia (UYFC), urged the Cambodian public, as well as all state institutions and other stakeholders, to support the national athletes who are preparing to join the upcoming 12th ASEAN Para Games in Cambodia in June.