Cambodia Wins a Gold Medal from 2018 Asian Youth Championship

AKP Phnom Penh, November 08, 2018 —

Cambodia has won a gold medal from 2018 Asian Youth Championship in the Republic of Korea.

The return of the gold medalist Mr. Yon Muoy to Cambodia was honoured with official greetings led by Under Secretary of State at the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports H.E. Sok Sabayna and Mr. Pon Sok, President of National Sport Training Centre.

Mr. Yon Muoy, one of the two athletes from Cambodia, earned his gold medal from 50-metre free swimming competition.

According to Mr. Yi Sopheaktra, Delegate Head of Para Athletes for Cambodia National Paralympic Committee, the championship was attended by athletes from eight countries.

Article in Khmer by Heng Naline

Article in English by Lim Nary