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Chiang Rai Teen Puts Her Boxing Gloves on to Help Family

   – CHIANG RAI – Chiao-jow sae Foong, known in the canvas ring as Dao Siam Rajapraja 15, has already fought 12 matches during the past year, winning nine and losing three. Born as the 10th child of a large and loving but cash-strapped family in the far North, understands the need to make money […]

April 30th, 2017 | Posted in Lifestyles,Sports | Read More »

Former Ghana Coach Milovan Rajevac Named Thailand’s National Team Coach

– BANGKOK – The Football Association of Thailand (FAT) has appointed front-runner Milovan Rajevac from Serbia the new head coach of the national football team. The announcement of the new coach was made at a packed press conference by FAT technical chief Witthaya Laohakul.  Rajevac, 63, will replace Thai coach Kiatisak Senamuang. who stepped down on […]

April 26th, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Pajaree Anannarukarn and Panuphol Pittayarat Win Singha Masters at the Santiburi Country Club

– CHIANG RAI –  has won his first All Thailand Tour title with a two-shot victory over teen sensation Phachara Kongwatmai at the Santiburi Country Club yesterday. Trailing a shot behind the 18-year-old prodigy, Panuphol sank a birdie on the 18th hole for a 67 to match him at 16-under. Phachara, who was playing flawless […]

April 10th, 2017 | Posted in Golf Chiangrai,Sports | Read More »

Thai Boxer Srisaket Sor Rungvisai Wins World Championship on American Soil

– NEW YORK – Thai flyweight boxer Srisaket Sor Rungvisai wrote his name into the Kingdom’s boxing history as the Si Sa Ket native became the second Thai to win the world championship on American soil following his majority decision victory over Nicaragua’s Roman Gonzalez to reclaim the World Boxing Council super flyweight title on […]

March 19th, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Amy Yang Wins Honda LGPA in Pattaya by Five Strokes

 – CHON BURI – South Korea’s Amy Yang swept to victory after a gruelling bout of catch-up thanks to thundery skies in the Honda LGPA at Pattaya’s Siam Country Club on Sunday, the second time she has taken the tournament in the last three seasons. The golfers had to hit marathon sessions when Friday’s second […]

February 26th, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Former Brisbane Roar Winger Henrique Silva Joins Chiang Rai United

    CHIANG RAI – Former Brisbane Roar winger Henrique Silva is following in the footsteps of Mark Bridge by leaving the A-League for big spending Chiang Rai United in Thailand. It will be a second foray into Asia for the 31-year-old, who had an unsuccessful stint with Malaysian second division club, Negeri Sembilan, last […]

February 4th, 2017 | Posted in Sports,Thai Premier League | Read More »

Thailand Claims Record Fifth Suzuki Cup

  BANGKOK – Thailand has won a record fifth Suzuki Cup with an impressive 2-0 victory over underdogs Indonesia. Siroch was the hero with goals either side of half-time to put the War Elephants in control. The victory would have been even more emphatic had top-scorer Teerasil not fired a woeful second-half penalty straight at […]

December 19th, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

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