Monday, 10 May 2021

More Athletes Qualified From Southeast Asia


 
Below are the Southeast Asian rowers who qualified for Tokyo Olympics after the 2021 FISA Asia & Oceania Olympic Qualification Regatta in Tokyo, Japan.
  • Indonesia | LW2x - Melanie Putri & Mutiara Rahma Putri
  • Philippines | Men's Singles Sculls - Cris Nievarez
  • Singapore | Women's Single Sculls - Joan Poh Xue Hua
  • Thailand | Women's Single Sculls - Nuntida Krajangjam

Note: Pham Thi Hue of Vietnam was fourth in the women's single sculls in the qualification event. Her result could have seen her qualify as the top five receiving slots to Tokyo in individual races, however, each country was only allowed to send its highest-placed qualifier to the Games. Fortunately, their highest qualifier are Duo Luong Thi Thao and Dinh Thi Hao who placed 2nd in the LW2x Final A.

 

Thursday, 25 March 2021

#SEAGames2021 | Esports Events Announced





The Vietnam Recreational and Electronic Sport Association (VIRESA) has announced the official esport titles that will be included at the 31st Southeast Asian (SEA) Games.

The event will feature ten esports tournaments, up from the six esports medals in 2019.

The full list of SEA esports games are as follows:

Mobile Games

  • Wild Rift (Men’s only): Team-based
  • Wild Rift (Women’s only): Team-basedArena of Valor: Team-based
  • PUBG Mobile: Individual
  • PUBG Mobile: Team-based
  • Free Fire: Team-based
  • Mobile Legends: Bang Bang: Team-based
PC Games
  • League of Legends: Team-based
  • FIFA Online 4: Team-based
  • CrossFire: Team-based


The news was announced via the VIRESA website and highlighted by Joebert Yu, deputy secretary general at the Philippine Electronic Sports Organization (PESO).

PC Games

The SEA Games will take place at the National Convention Center in Hanoi, Vietnam, from November 21st to December 2nd 2021.

 

 

 


Saturday, 20 March 2021

SEA Nations Training for Winter Olympics


 

Fourteen athletes from four Southeast Asian nations -- Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia and Thailand -- are training for next year's Beijing Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang-gun County, Gangwon-do Province in Korea. Field and track, weight training and sledding are all part of their training.
 
As a result of hard training, Vietnam won medal at the 2021 Korea Cup Bobsleigh and Skeleton in Pyeongchang-gun held last March 9 to 25. 
 
Nguyen Van Khanh won Skeleton (female skateboarding) while in the skateboarding of composed of Daniel Klausz with Le Tu finished 5th while Dan Nguyen & Tran Hoa placed 6th.
 
The tournament serves as a test for all the Southeast Asian athletes to know what they have learned from their training.
 
 
 
 

Monday, 15 March 2021

Table Tennis - World & Asian Olympic Qualifiers

The Philippines, Singapore and Thailand were among the countries who sent participants to get slots in Tokyo Olympics for table tennis. The qualifying event was held in Ali Bin Hamad Al Attiya in Doha, Qatar.

Below are the results of the said event.

PHILIPPINES

  • Jann Mari Nayre (Men's Singles)


  • John Russel Misal (Men's Singles)

  • Rose Jean Fadol (Women's Singles)

  • Jannah Romero (Women's Singles)


 

SINGAPORE

  • Zhe Yu Clarence Chew (Men's Singles)


 

  • Yew En Koen Pang (Men's Singles)

 

THAILAND 

  • Orawan Paranang (Women's Singles)

  • Suthasini Sawettabut (Women's Singles)





Saturday, 13 March 2021

2021 AFC Champions League - Update

 


Thailand will host Group F, Group G and Group J in the East region of the 2021 AFC Champions League.
 
This follows the confirmation by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) with regards to the group stage of the AFC Champions League which will now be played in June/July 2021 from the earlier date of 21 April to 7 May 2021.
 
Taking into consideration the existing travel restrictions and quarantine challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the hosts for Groups H and Group I will be decided in due course.