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Weightlifter Wandee Awarded Olympic Bronze After Russian Failed Dope Test

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Weightlifter Wandee Awarded Olympic Bronze After Russian Failed Dope Test

Weightlifter Wandee Kameaim became the first Thai to win back-to-back Olympic medals after she was awarded a bronze medal from the 2008 Games following a disqualification of a Russian who failed in an anti-doping test. The Olympic Committee of Thailand on Wednesday presented a bronze medal from the women’s 58g category to the 39-year-old Thai…

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Buriram Fall To Late Goal At Chiang Rai In FA Cup But It’s Not A Disaster

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Buriram Fall To Late Goal At Chiang Rai In FA Cup But It’s Not A Disaster

A goal nine minutes from time knocked Buriram out of the FA Cup but it may well have done them a favour. The game was heading for extra-time which is the last thing Buriram wanted with a crucial league game at Suphanburi coming up on Sunday. It was a strange game with both teams playing…

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Coelho Hat-Trick As Buriram’s Second-Half Revival Stuns Sukothai

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Coelho Hat-Trick As Buriram’s Second-Half Revival Stuns Sukothai

Buriram were looking to bounce back from their defeat by Muang Thong in the League Cup against struggling Sukothai. However, they found themselves a goal down inside 50 seconds and for much of the first-half struggled to find any cohesion in a very disappointing display. The passing was sloppy at times and they lacked pace…

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Buriram Pay For Defensive Errors But Muang Thong Guilty Of Tainting The Image Of Thai Football

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Buriram Pay For Defensive Errors But Muang Thong Guilty Of Tainting The Image Of Thai Football

Buriram went out of the League Cup in front of a large crowd, losing a combative game against fierce rivals Muang Thong 2-0. The visitors were probably the better side from a football perspective but their attitude was disappointing to say the least. They were guilty of play-acting and gross intimidation of the referee on…

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Thai FA Come Up With Plan To Qualify For World Cup…….Host It !

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Thai FA Come Up With Plan To Qualify For World Cup…….Host It !

Thailand’s tourism and sports minister Kobkarn Wattanavarangul has cautioned the country’s football authorities in their eagerness to stage the 2034 FIFA World Cup. She said it costs a lot of money, uses a big budget and could leave the country facing hardship as a result. But she personally likes the idea and would lend her ministry’s support. Thailand’s…

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Buriram Draw Muang Thong In League Cup Quarter-Final

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Buriram Draw Muang Thong In League Cup Quarter-Final

Buriram have been drawn at home to title rivals Muang Thong in the quarter-finals of the League Cup. The game will be played on Wednesday, October 11 at the I-Mobile Stadium, kick-off 6pm.

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Buriram & Muang Thong Title Run In

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Buriram & Muang Thong Title Run In

With only five games left, Buriram still hold a six point advantage over Muang Thong. Should Buriram’s rivals win all their games, then they would need to win at least three of their remaining games. Looking at the fixtures, Muang Thong have the tougher run in but it is in Buriram’s own hands. Should the…

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Buriram Through To League Cup Quarter-Finals After Penalty Shoot-Out Drama At Chonburi

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Buriram Through To League Cup Quarter-Finals After Penalty Shoot-Out Drama At Chonburi

Buriram survived a second-half pounding to beat Chonburi 5-4 on penalties. After a fairly even first-half , though even then Chonburi could easily have been 3-0 up in the first eleven minutes, the home side laid siege to the visitors’ goal. Buriram somehow survived until five minutes from the end when a deflection off the…

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Buriram Progress In The FA Cup With 2-0 Win At Bangkok Glass

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Buriram Progress In The FA Cup With 2-0 Win At Bangkok Glass

  Buriram moved into the FA Cup quarter-finals with victory in an entertaining game at the Leo Stadium. Both teams kept the ball well and both teams hit the woodwork. Buriram also had two goals incorrectly ruled out but the brilliant Diogo scored twice, the second a wonderful individual effort. He was back to his…

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Buriram Close In On Regaining League Title

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Buriram Close In On Regaining League Title

Buriram took a massive step closer to the League title with a hard earned, but deserved 2-0 victory at Ratchaburi on Sunday. The first-half was scrappy with numerous free-kicks stopping the game from having any shape or flow. The home side were the more guilty of the two and they succeeded in knocking Buriram off…

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