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A Huge Loss To World Football After Leicester Helicopter Tragedy

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A Huge Loss To World Football After Leicester Helicopter Tragedy

The Times Group would like to send their sincere condolences to the family of Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and to the families of the other people who tragically lost their lives. In the aftermath of the terrible helicopter crash, much has been said and written about Khun Vichai. He was universally liked and admired in both Thailand…

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Buriram Pay For Individual Errors But Once Again Chiang Rai Show Their Unacceptable Side

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Buriram Pay For Individual Errors But Once Again Chiang Rai Show Their Unacceptable Side

Mistakes at both ends saw Buriram hand an undeserved victory to Chiang Rai who once again showed they were quite prepared to use any means necessary to win the game. This ranged from foul play to play acting which makes it extremely difficult to congratulate them on their victory. Hat-trick “hero” Bill was one of…

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Another Record For Buriram As 1-0 Win At Ratchaburi Brings Up The 87 Points

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Another Record For Buriram As 1-0 Win At Ratchaburi Brings Up The 87 Points

For the second year in a row, Buriram set a new record for points in a season in Thai League 1. This latest win took them 16 points ahead of their nearest rivals Bangkok United, 26 points ahead of third-placed Thai Port and 28 points ahead of bitter rivals Muang Thong. This makes great reading…

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Thai League 1 Round-Up And Table

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Thai League 1 Round-Up And Table

Leaders Buriram moved to within one win of setting a new league points record with a hard-fought 4-2 victory at relegated Air Force. Diogo netted a hat-trick with Vincent scoring twice for the home side. Second-placed Bangkok United were held 0-0 at struggling Chainat and Muang Thong shared ten goals at home to Pattaya. Heberty…

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Diogo Hits Hat-Trick As Buriram Overcome Brave Air Force In Entertaining Game

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Diogo Hits Hat-Trick As Buriram Overcome Brave Air Force In Entertaining Game

Diogo took his tally for the season to 34 with a hat-trick and also recorded his 100th league goal for Buriram. It was an open game with both attacks giving the defences a torrid time. Buriram changed their entire defence and it showed as they were breached twice by the clinical Vincent. Suphanat came into…

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Ronnie O’Sullivan To Live With Budhist Monks In Thailand For Three Months

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Ronnie O’Sullivan To Live With Budhist Monks In Thailand For Three Months

RONNIE O’SULLIVAN plans on cutting out his legendary rages – by learning from Buddhist monks! The Rocket’s amazing snooker career is matched only by his spectacular bust-ups. He has head-butted press officers, destroyed dressing rooms, admitted to “pushing his luck” with drugs and suffered with drink and depression. O’Sullivan’s most recent clash came when he…

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Buriram Finish The Season At The Chang Arena With A 3-0 Victory Over Hard-Working Pattaya

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Buriram Finish The Season At The Chang Arena With A 3-0 Victory Over Hard-Working Pattaya

Buriram’s last home game of the season saw them overcome a game Pattaya side in a match that was much closer than the 3-0 scoreline suggests. Both teams found the humid conditions energy sapping and the football was played at a sedate pace with keeping possession the order of the day. A superb strike by…

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Buriram Made To Fight By Plucky Sisaket In FA Cup Semi-Final

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Buriram Made To Fight By Plucky Sisaket In FA Cup Semi-Final

Buriram booked their place in the FA Cup Final against Chiang Rai but Sisaket gave them plenty to think about, particularly in the first-half. Soukaphone’s thunderous strike has to be a major contender for goal of the season. I’m sure Siwarak will have watched a replay because he certainly didn’t see it last night !…

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Thai League 1 Round-Up And Table

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Thai League 1 Round-Up And Table

Buriram United were crowned league champions for an incredible sixth time in eight years. Their 2-0 home win over Police Tero was enough to see them retain their title. Diogo netted his 30th league goal of the season to set Buriram on their way. A Bonilla hat-trick saw Sukhothai win 3-2 at Bangkok United and…

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CHAMPIONS !!! Again !!

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CHAMPIONS !!!  Again !!

  Buriram were crowned Thai League 1 champions following their 2-0 victory over a spirited Police Tero side. Even if the highly improbable happens and Buriram lose their last three games and Bangkok United win their last four, the title would still go to Buriram on the head-to-head rule. Diogo scored his 30th league goal…

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