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MMA is a marathon, not a sprint, says Aung La

SPORT Nov 11, 2019
One Championship middleweight and light heavyweight champion Aung La N San spoke to Myanmar Times’ sports reporter Sithu Aung Myo Kyaw about his family and his feelings in the cage in Yangon on ... 126

Mandalay gem market to go online

SPORT Nov 01, 2019
A Myanmar and Chinese company are working together to bring the Mandalay gem market into the internet age, a company executive said. The Myanmar Global South Internet-Tec Co and the China-base... 175

Myanmar U-22 beat Qatar’s Al Uwayanah club 3-1 in friendly match

SPORT Oct 31, 2019
THE Myanmar U-22 national football team played their second friendly match in Qatar against Qatar's Division Two Football Club, Al Uwayanah, on 29 October in Doha, according to the Myanmar Footb... 140

AFC U-19 Women’s Championship 2019: Japan drubs Myanmar 5-0

SPORT Oct 29, 2019
THE Myanmar U-19 women’s football team suffered a 0-5 loss against the Japan U-19 at the AFC U-19 Women’s Championship 2019 in the opening match for Group B yesterday at the IPE Chonburi Sta... 166

Myanmar football teams to take on host Philippines in SEA Games

SPORT Oct 16, 2019
Many Myanmar athletes are busy preparing and practising for the 30th South East Asian Games to be held in the Philippines from November 30 to December 11. The official drawing ceremony for the ... 234

Phoe Thaw poised for Tokyo win

SPORT Oct 09, 2019
Myanmar athlete Phoe Thaw is poised to win his fight against South Korea’s Yoon Chang Ming at the One: Century mixed martial arts (MMA) championship in Tokyo on Sunday. On the face of it, Pho... 308

Bare knuckles to knockout record for Myanmar woman breaking MMA mould

SPORT Oct 09, 2019
YANGON — Myanmar's Bozhena Antoniyar had to side-step conservative parents to take up bare-knuckle fighting, but her stealth paid off on her MMA debut when she knocked out her opponent in a record 2... 270

Registration opened for Ruili-Muse International Marathon

SPORT Oct 09, 2019
Runners will soon have the chance to run a marathon between China and Myanmar at the 2019 Ruili China and Muse Myanmar International Marathon, Xinhua reported. Some 10,000 participants will be abl... 267

World Cup qualifiers: 23 players selected for match against Kyrgyzstan

SPORT Oct 07, 2019
THE Myanmar national football team head coach Miodrag Radulovic has announced the names of 23 players chosen for the upcoming World Cup qualifier match against Kyrgyzstan, according to the Myanm... 298

Will Aung La N Sang beat Brandon Vera in Tokyo?

SPORT Oct 04, 2019
Come October 13, Myanmar’s Aung La N Sang will face his toughest opponent at the One: Century mixed martial arts (MMA) event at Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo, Japan. The two-division One World ... 384