Cambodia Confirms Athletes and Contingent to Olympic Games in Rio

Cambodia late last week confirmed her athletes and contingent to the 31st Olympic Games in Rio of Brazil in August.

The confirmation was done through a press conference chaired by Secretary General of the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia H.E. Vath Chamroeun at his office here in Phnom Penh.

According to H.E. Vath Chamroeun, six Cambodian athletes of Taekwondo, wrestling, swimming and running will join in the world’s games that take place on Aug. 5-21.

Most of the nominated Cambodian athletes, added the secretary general, are currently undergoing training in Kenya, South Korea, Thailand and the United States of America.

Athletes and contingent from Cambodia will depart for the game in late July.


Source: AKP