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Facebook to Exclusively Broadcast Premier League Matches in Laos

Tech giant Facebook has agreed to a £200 million (US$265 million) deal to exclusively broadcast every single Premier League match in Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos starting next year in 2019.

It represents a major breakthrough for the Facebook after they beat out the competition from television networks BeIn Sports and Fox Sports Asia in the …

Probably the Best Football Campaign Ever

Carlsberg World Cup

The anticipated football craze is finally here and even better news for football fans is that they get a chance to score limited-edition merchandises from Carlsberg’s Summer Football Campaign. Football spirit is on full mode. The campaign calls out to beer lovers and football fans to collect their favorite country …

Lao Football Federation Under Fire Again for Match Fixing

Lao Football Federation

The Lao football federation stands accused of match fixing once again, while investigations into suspected players remain ongoing.

An official press release was issued by the federation on Tuesday, stating that the organization is investigating 18 football players of allegations of match manipulation.

The press release went on to to …

Oct 4-6 Official Boat Racing Festival Dates

Following an announcement made by the Governor of Chanthabouly district, Mrs. Bouarone Vongdarasan, the annual Boat Racing Festival will officially take place Oct 4-6 at Chao Anouvong Park.

Traditionally, the festival is held every year at Tha Vat Chanh, Chanthaboury district, where boats representing public organizations, private sector, business community

Laos Tank Crew to Compete in Tank Biathlon at International Army Games  

 

A team from Laos is taking part in the Tank Biathlon at the 2017 International Army Games, co-hosted by China and Russia this year.

The Laos tank biathlon team has entered the competition with a Russian T-72B3 battle tank. Uganda has also reportedly entered the competition for the first …

Laos and Lao Toyota Teams in Disarray Due to Match Manipulation

Lao Toyota Match-fixing

Due to the ongoing investigation by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC), not many details have been divulged to the public in reference to the permanent ban of 22 Lao and Cambodian football players in connection to match-fixing.

The AFC has confirmed that the action follows an investigation that started in

Laos Claims Gold, Bronze at Asian Vovinam Championships

Laos Vovinam Team

Laos has secured one gold and five bronze medals from dancing events at the 4th SEAVF Southeast Asian Vovinam Championship 2017 being hosted by Siem Reap, Cambodia, from January 11-14.

Phailath Thammavongsa won gold in the men’s dancing event with a weapon, while the bronze medals awarded included efforts in …

Lanexang United New Rising Stars of Football

LaneXang United

Fresh from a maiden victory in the Lao Premier League, Lanexang United football club are on the verge of regional success after upsetting Thai giants Buriram in the first leg of the Mekong Club Championship.

Only a 93rd minute equaliser in the former Burmese royal capital of Mandalay last week …