Cambodia Wins 3 Gold and 2 Silver Medals from Pétanque Competition in France

AKP Phnom Penh, October 17, 2018 —

Cambodia has earned three gold and two silver medals from the world pétanque or boule competition – Trophée l’Equipe 2018 in France.

The Cambodian gold medalists are Ms. Ke Leng, Ms. Ouk Sreymom and Ms. Un Srey Ya, while the silver medalists are Mr. Sok Chanmean, Mr. Nhem Bora and Mr. Ya Chandarith.

The competition took place in Tours from Oct. 9 to 14 and Cambodia sent six athletes to the competition.

According to the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, only best petanque players from each region were invited to this international competition.

Cambodian petanque heroes at Phnom Penh International Airport on Oct. 16 upon their arrival from the international competition in France.

Article in Khmer by Heng Naline

Article in English by Lim Nary