Laos readies for Bangabandhu Gold Cup action 

The national football team will depart for Bangladesh on September 29 to compete for the first time in Bangabandhu Gold Cup 2018 from October 1-12.

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September 21, 2018
- Lao refs receive upgraded FIFA accreditation
Eleven Lao referees are now able to adjudge future international football matches after attending a FIFA training course at the Lao Football Federation (LFF)’s office from September 18-19. The LFF held the training course for local referees to bring them up to speed with the latest requirements of FIFA which will now let them all control major international matches in future. . More >>>
- Lao ladies eye potential AFC U-16 Championship qualification
Laos has a good chance of progressing past the group stage first round after winning its first two matches at the 2019 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U-16 Women’s Championship qualifiers in Mongolia from September 15-23.. . More >>>

September 19, 2018
- Olathay vows one last tilt at SEA Games
Experienced female pencak silat fighter in the 55kg division Ms Olathay Sounthavong is aiming to win a medal at the 30th SEA Games in the Philippines next year before retiring from the national team. . More >>>

September 18, 2018
- New boxing stadium looking to develop tomorrow’s muay Lao champs
The newly opened Houayhong Boxing Stadium in Chanthabouly district, Vientiane, is keen to unearth the latest generation of muay Lao fighters who can compete professionally at home and abroad.. More >>>
- Construction of National Games’ complex to continue, despite games postponement
Work will continue on the under-construction sports complex in Xieng Khuang province, planned for the 11th National Games in November, in anticipation of the event taking place in 2019 following its postponement. . More >>>

September 17, 2018
- Govt postpones National Games until 2019
The government has announced that it will postpone the 11th National Games from the planned date of November 11-21 until November next year.
An announcement issued by the Prime Minister’s Office, dated September 14, stated that this year’s National Games, which were to be hosted by Xieng Khuang province, were postponed.. More >>>

September 15, 2018
- Lao U-16 team ready for Women’s Championship qualifiers
Laos is ready for action in the 2019 AFC U-16 Women’s Championship qualifiers in Mongolia from September 15-23 after attending the J-Green Sakai Dream Camp in Osaka, Japan, from August 23-30. . More >>>

September 14, 2018
- Lao sepak takraw teams eyeing domestic, int’l events
Men’s and women’s sepak takraw teams are setting their sights on upcoming domestic and international events into next year following last month’s Asian Games in Indonesia.. More >>>

September 13, 2018
- Laos pinning Asean University Games gold medal hopes on vovinam
The nation’s male and female vovinam fighters are quietly confident of winning gold medals in various weight divisions at the Asean University Games to be hosted by Myanmar in December.. More >>>

September 12, 2018
- More boxers squaring up for National Games action
Almost 100 male and female boxers from provinces and ministries are set to compete across various weight divisions at the 11th National Games in Xieng Khuang from November 11-21. . More >>>

September 11, 2018
- Borikhamxay ducks out of National Games badminton competition
Borikhamxay province will not be sending a badminton team to compete at the 11th National Games to be hosted by Xieng Khuang province from November 11-21.
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September 10, 2018
- Championship to hone Lao golfers’ skills ahead of National Games
Up-and-coming young golfers, sporting ministry officials and golf club members from Vientiane and the provinces will have an opportunity to test their skills at the Lao Golf Club Championship taking place in Vientiane from October 20-21.. More >>>

September 8, 2018
- NUOL team eyeing 5 gold medals at Asean University Games
The National University of Laos (NUOL) team is aiming to win at least five gold medals at the Asean University Games to be hosted by Myanmar from December 7-20. . More >>>

September 7, 2018
- Laos’ kung fu Khamla bowing out at National Games
Experienced wushu fighter Mr Khamla Soukhaphone plans to retire from major competition following the 11th National Games in Xieng Khuang province from November 11-21.. More >>>
- Lao football team departs for Spanish training camp
The Lao national football team, Head Coach Mike Wong Mun Heng and officials left the country on Thursday for Barcelona in Spain, to take part in a training camp.
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