Over to you, Cambodia!


At the top of the Games: Participants take part in the closing ceremony in Hanoi yesterday. — AFP

THE baton has been passed to Cambodia as Vietnam bid a warm farewell to their regional friends after a successful hosting of the 31st SEA Games.

The 90-minute long closing ceremony at the My Dinh Indoor Arena witnessed a more relaxed atmosphere yesterday.

There were no flagbearers as athletes from different countries mingled with each other.

The highlight of the ceremony was the hand over of the SEA Games Federation flag to Tea Banh, the deputy Prime Minister and chairman of the Cambodian organising committee.

Cambodia will host the biennial Games for the first time from May 5-16 next year.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 46
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights
   

Next In Others

Olympics-USA Nordic slams IOC decision not to add women's combined to 2026 Games
Olympics-Each sport must set transgender rules says IOC despite criticism
Olympics-IBA will not be in charge of Paris 2024 boxing competition, qualifiers-IOC
Olympics-Women's Nordic combined not part of 2026 Olympics-IOC
Binance scores Cristiano Ronaldo as partner for NFT push
Sport-Badminton federation begins research process for transgender policy
Navratilova calls out IOC for lack of leadership on transgender issue
Sport-Hockey, triathlon join raft of sports reviewing transgender policy
Final bill for Tokyo 2020 Olympics comes in at $10.4 billion
Naomi Osaka and LeBron James launch new media company

Others Also Read