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Death of child boxer outrages Thailand

Publication date 15 November 2018 | 11:25 | ICT

Thais have reacted with shock and anger after a 13-year-old boxer died during a charity bout, reviving calls for a ban on fights between children in the brutal Muay Thai martial art.



  • Fed downs Thiem to keep Finals bid alive

    Publication date 15 November 2018 | 11:24 | ICT

    Roger Federer staved off elimination from the ATP Finals as the six-time champion eased to a 6-2, 6-3 win over Dominic Thiem on Tuesday.

  • Durant shines as Warriors bounce back

    Publication date 15 November 2018 | 11:07 | ICT

    KEVIN Durant scored 29 points as the Golden State Warriors set aside their off-court discord to post a 110-103 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday.

  • Nations League at business end

    Publication date 15 November 2018 | 10:49 | ICT

    World Cup winners France, Eden Hazard’s Belgium and a fast-improving Netherlands under Ronald Koeman could all book places in the finals of the Nations League in matches between Thursday and Tuesday.

  • World All Stars on ropes after loss to Bei Jeng

    Publication date 15 November 2018 | 08:11 | ICT

    This year’s Metfone C-League top scorer, NagaWorld’s Nigerian hotshot George Bisan, and South African former Phnom Penh Crown forward Shane Booysen teamed up for World All Stars on Tuesday evening, but even this potent strikeforce c

  • Real hand caretaker coach Solari permanent contract

    Publication date 14 November 2018 | 11:04 | ICT

    Interim Real Madrid manager Santiago Solari was appointed permanent coach on Monday after overseeing a startling upturn in the European champions’ fortunes since he stepped in to replace Julen Lopetegui.

  • Vietnam’s bid to avoid F1 flop

    Publication date 14 November 2018 | 11:04 | ICT

    Formula One’s mixed history in Asia shows that Vietnam will need to steer clear of the problems that plagued other races when it joins the circuit in 2020, experts say.

  • Warriors slain despite Honda in Myanmar

    Publication date 14 November 2018 | 07:54 | ICT

    Japanese star Keisuke Honda used the international break to be with Cambodia for their AFF Suzuki Cup clash with Myanmar at the Mandalthiri Stadium after scoring for A-League side Melbourne Victory in their 4-1 win on Sunday.

  • Verstappen in ‘punch’ incident

    Publication date 13 November 2018 | 11:06 | ICT

    Dutch driver Max Verstappen was accused of trying to punch French rival Esteban Ocon after a controversial clash at Sunday’s Brazilian Grand Prix, which was won by five-time world champion Lewis Hamilton.

  • Chantou sprints to glory in Myanmar event

    Publication date 13 November 2018 | 09:43 | ICT

    Cambodia’s fast-rising junior Kim Chantou led an inspiring performance over the weekend by the Kingdom’s cyclists, topping the junior section in a highly competitive cycling event involving participants from China, Singapore and Ind

  • Jones: Beaten English ‘finished stronger’ against the All Blacks

    Publication date 12 November 2018 | 11:10 | ICT

    England coach Eddie Jones insisted his side had “finished the stronger” after an agonising 16-15 loss to world champions New Zealand at a rainswept Twickenham on Saturday.