TTM Chiang Mai lose to SCG Muang Thong United
Dangda of SCG Muang Thong United
played well during the match but failed to score.
SCG Muang Thong United stormed to a win over TTM Chiang Mai 3-0. The
“Lanna Lions TTM Chiang Mai welcomed Arrogant Kylin SCG Muang Thong United,
the leaders in the Thai Premier League at the 700 Years Stadium on Saturday
Muang Thong United players celebrate another goal against TTM Chiang Mai.
The Lanna Lions saw new players Eakartid Somjit, Sanong Chaipakhon, and
Leonardo Ferrei Dasilva play in the match but Muang Thong United dominated
the game anyway.
The 1st half saw the visiting team score a goal in the first 40 minutes when
Piyapol Bantao, number 23 shot to the net after the team played an
aggressive attacking game.
The visitors attempted a goal in the first two minutes of the second half
when number10 Teerasilp Dangda kicked from the penalty area but hit the side
of the net. The visiting team played an exciting game with several more
attempts at goal before Muang Thong player number 21 Dagno Siaka shot into
the goal from 18 yards in the 68th minute.
The third goal was made by the visitors in the 73rd minute when number 16
Chakrapan Ponsai made another goal to see the visitors lead 3-0. The local
team tried to score but the game ended in 90 minutes with the home team
SCG Muang Thong United are 8 points ahead of second place Chonburi FC, TTM
Chiang Mai will be playing Chonburi FC at Chonburi Stadium on August 5,
Maejo swimmer carries the
Thai flag in the London Olympics opening ceremony
Thai swimmer “James Bond” Nattapong”James Bond” Ket-in was selected
to carry the Thai flag during the opening ceremonies in London on July 27,
2012. A member of the swimming team and a student from the Faculty of
Tourism Development at Maejo University, Nattapong is a Chiang Mai native
and triple gold medal winner in the 25th SEA games in Laos where he broke
the record for the 200m breaststroke with a time of 2:15:25.
Univeristiy student Nattapong “James Bond” Ket-In is competing in the London
Olympics. (Photo Courtesy of Chiang Mai News).
Nattapong also took one silver and four gold medals in swimming in the
Southeast Asian Youth Championship 31st (age 13-14 years) in Singapore and
two gold medals in the breaststroke, 100m, 200m and a bronze in the 200m in
the Asian Youth Games in Singapore.
Thailand has two swimmers competing in the London Olympics; Natthanan
Chankachang competing in the Women’s 200 m freestyle and Nattapong Ket-In
competing in the 200 meter Men’s breaststroke.
Lin Ping cheers athletes at the Olympic Games in London
cheers on Thai athletes at the London Olympics
with a flag and cake on her birthday.
Famed panda Lin Ping joined the people of Thailand in cheering on the
athletes competing in the Summer Olympic Games in London.
The Panda Research and Exhibition at the Chiang Mai Zoo organized a small
birthday celebration for Lin Ping as she reached 3 years and two months.
Thailand is enjoying Olympic fever as the Summer Olympics take place from
Jul 27 to August 12 in London, UK. Thailand has sent 37 athletes to compete
at the Olympics in boxing weightlifting, shooting skeet, athletics,
swimming, taekwondo, archery, wind surfing, judo, rowing , equestrian
dressage, table tennis, badminton, sailing and cycling.
Lin Ping was invited to join in cheering on the Thai athletes with a flag,
and a special panda cake.
There are also activities at the Chiang Mai Zoo for the public and tourists
who visit the panda in the “Project Panda to help friends” to donate to the.
Agape orphanage home, the Vieng Ping Children’s Home, the Nursing home for
the Elderly, Kotcha Anachak Project for Elephants in Surin and volunteer
programs for cats and dogs.