Switzerland Holds Brazil to a 1-1 Draw at World Cup

The five-time champions were held to a 1-1 draw by Switzerland on Sunday, a few hours after four-time champion Germany was beaten by Mexico 1-0.

Switzerland Holds Brazil to a 1-1 Draw at World Cup

  SOCHI, Russia – Brazil joined the list of big teams struggling to win their opening matches at the World Cup in Russia. The five-time champions were held to a 1-1 draw by Switzerland on Sunday, a few hours after four-time champion Germany was beaten by Mexico 1-0. Philippe Coutinho gave Brazil the lead in the […]

Cristiano Ronaldo Scores Three Goals Helping Portugal to a 3-3 Draw with Spain in World Cup

Ronaldo became the fourth player to score in four World Cups, joining Pele, Miroslav Klose and Uwe Seeler.

Cristiano Ronaldo Scores Three Goals Helping Portugal to a 3-3 Draw with Spain in World Cup

  SOCHI, Russia – Spain, the 2010 World Cup champion, dominated much of the match but was unable to contain Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo  who scored three goals, which included a perfectly placed 88th-minute free kick that gave his team a 3-3 draw Friday. “When I play against a player like Ronaldo, these things can happen,” […]

Russia Opens 2018 World Cup with a Huge 5-0 Win Over Saudi Arabia

It was a significant win for the Russians, who boosted their chances of progressing to the round of 16 with the lopsided victory.

Russia Opens 2018 World Cup with a Huge 5-0 Win Over Saudi Arabia

  MOSCOW – With Russian President Vladimir Putin watching, the national team opened the World Cup with a 5-0 rout of Saudi Arabia in a match between the lowest-ranked teams in the tournament. Despite widespread pessimism across the nation, Russia opened the 2018 World Cup with a huge 5-0 win over Saudi Arabia in front […]

Thailand’s Yupaporn Kawinpakorn Wins China’s CLPGA Zhuhai Heritage

Yupaporn, who turned pro last year after an outstanding college career at Kansas University

Thailand’s Yupaporn Kawinpakorn Wins China’s CLPGA Zhuhai Heritage

  ZHUHAI, China – Thailand’s Yupaporn Kawinpakorn laid claim to her first China title on Saturday when the Thai closed with a 73 for a two shot victory at the CLPGA Zhuhai Heritage in Guangdong province, China. The second-year pro from Samut Prakan province finished on even-par 216 to earn RMB30,000 at the China LPGA […]

Thailand’s 22 Year-old Ariya Jutanugarn Wins Women LPGA Open in Birmingham, Alabama

Jutanugarn said support from her family and coaches helped her stay positive and come through with her ninth LPGA Tour win.

Thailand’s 22 Year-old Ariya Jutanugarn Wins Women LPGA Open in Birmingham, Alabama

  ALABAMA – In some of the bleakest moments during Ariya Jutanugarn’s back-nine collapse at the U.S. Women’s Open, the 22-year-old from Thailand would take a deep breath, smile to herself and think happy thoughts. The mind tricks weren’t working, but she wasn’t going to stop trying. Finally, after an excruciating few hours of golf, […]

Thailand’s 22 Year-old Ariya Jutanugarn Takes a Four-Shot Lead at U.S. Women’s Open

The 22-year-old from Thailand started the third round behind Australia’s Sarah Jane Smith, but quickly gained ground, making two birdies on her first three holes.

Thailand’s 22 Year-old Ariya Jutanugarn Takes a Four-Shot Lead at U.S. Women’s Open

  ALABAMA – After waking up before daybreak to complete her second round at the U.S. Women’s Open, Thailand’s 22 year-old Ariya Jutanugarn said she would have little trouble sleeping on Saturday night as she heads into the final round with a four-stroke lead. Ariya Jutanugarn took the lead halfway through the third round at […]

Thai Teenager Paphangkorn “Patty” Tavatanakit Shares the Lead at US Women’s Open in Shoal Creek, Alabama

Thai LPGA Golfer Paphangkorn 'Patty' Tavatanakit, at two-under-par 70 in the first round at the US Women's Open on Thursday.

Thai Teenager Paphangkorn “Patty” Tavatanakit Shares the Lead at US Women’s Open in Shoal Creek, Alabama

  ALABAMA – Thai teenager Paphangkorn “Patty” Tavatanakit found herself in elite company with a two-under-par 70 in the first round at the US Women’s Open in Shoal Creek, Alabama on Thursday, the latest in a growing production line of talent to emerge from her homeland. The battle-hardened amateur, who plays collegiately at the University […]

Japan Defeats Thailand 3-0 Winning It’s First Uber Cup in 37 years

For the first order, Japanese player Akane Yamaguchi defeated Thailand's top single player Ratchanok Intanon 21-15, 21-15, though Ratchanok "tried her best already".

Japan Defeats Thailand 3-0 Winning It’s First Uber Cup in 37 years

  BANGKOK – Japan’s women’s team emerged as the champion of the 2018 Uber Cup Badminton championship after thrashing host Thailand 3-0 in the final round on Saturday. It was the sixth win for the team, ending a 37-year title drought after its last victory in 1981. Nozomi Okuhara, who played the deciding third match, […]

Women’s Football has a Bright Future in Thailand

One of Asia's pioneers in the women's game, Thailand stormed to the final of the AFC Women's Asian Cup four times..

Women’s Football has a Bright Future in Thailand

  BANGKOK – Last month, Thailand sealed their place at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup France with their best performance at the AFC Women’s Asian Cup in over three decades. It was a remarkable achievement for the south-east Asian nation, who qualified for the global finals for a second successive edition. Among those basking […]

Thailand’s Saranporn Langkulgasettrin Wins EFG Hong Kong Ladies Open

Saranporn’s victory, her second of the year and fifth CLPGA Tour title, was worth US$22,500.

Thailand’s Saranporn Langkulgasettrin Wins EFG Hong Kong Ladies Open

  HONG KONG –  Thailand’s Saranporn Langkulgasettrin has won the EFG Hong Kong Ladies Open on Sunday when the Thai teenager birdied the first hole of a sudden-death playoff to beat Chinese Taipei’s Chen Szu-han at Fanling. The 18-year-old Phuket native tied the China LPGA Tour record with seven consecutive birdies on the way to […]

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