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  • First blood goes to Laguna in league opener

    First blood goes to Laguna in league opener

    PHUKET: The highly anticipated Island Furniture Cricket Leagues maiden match at the new Alan Cooke Ground (ACG) did not fail to disappoint on Sunday with a great exhibition of fielding and batting provided by both Laguna CC and Patong CC. However it was a more consistent performance by Laguna that eventually decided the victory. Laguna were put into bat on a damp wicket with a slow outfield and made steady progress with their two openers Mike Ayling and Bill Stahmer.

  • John Terry wants to come out

    John Terry wants to come out

    PHUKET: “Being captain is about coming out and facing up to it.” England and Chelsea captain John Terry is keen to open up and take it like a man regarding claims he abused Queens Park Ranger player Anton Ferdinand with racist remarks. The query here must be why, after Terry’s last controversy of allegedly having an affair with an England team mate’s partner, losing the captaincy of the national team as a result and then being reinstated, has he allowed himself to lose his head and get dragged into another ring of fire

  • French victory in Phuket ITF mens singles tennis final

    French victory in Phuket ITF mens singles tennis final

    PHUKET: A second set tie-break was required to determine the Chang ITF Thailand Pro Circuit Tour mens singles tennis champion and it was Laurent Rochette of France who held his nerve to clinch the title.

  • Mystics fail to reveal bodies of missing Phuket lovers

    Mystics fail to reveal bodies of missing Phuket lovers

    PHUKET: The families of the man and woman who have yet to resurface since … Full story

  • Phuket readies for Loy Krathong 2011

    Phuket readies for Loy Krathong 2011

    PHUKET: Loy Krathong, the festival of light, is on November 10 this year and will be celebrated by communities across Phuket and all of Thailand. Thousands of people across the nation will be releasing krathong, lotus-shaped floats traditionally made of banana leaves, with a small offering of food, flowers, joss sticks and/or candles into the waters of Thailand

  • Phuket All Stars and Singapore CC open the ACG today

    Phuket All Stars and Singapore CC open the ACG today

    PHUKET: The Alan Cooke Ground (ACG) officially opens its gates this weekend with two exhibition matches against the Singapore Cricket Club who are traveling to Phuket specifically for this inaugural event. A selection of players from the Phuket Cricket Groups Island Furniture Leagues will join forces as the Phuket All Stars to face Singapore CC over two games on Saturday and Sunday. …

  • Phuket Governor goes shopping for flood price hikes

    Phuket Governor goes shopping for flood price hikes

    PHUKET: Governor Tri Augkaradacha today inspected Phukets three largest grocery retailers after receiving complaints of price rises on some products following the floods in Bangkok. Joining Governor Tri were Prajiad Aksornthammakul of the Phuket Provincial Office, Phuket Commercial Office Director Supatcha Boonpalit, and Phuket MP Raewat Areerob. At each store, Gov Tri and his entourage was welcomed by the store manager and taken on a guided tour of the aisles.

  • Running tips by Jurgen Zack for Phuket’s triathlon

    Running tips by Jurgen Zack for Phuket’s triathlon

    PHUKET: I started as a distance runner at the age of 14. I always had the desire to be independent

  • BREAKING NEWS: Bangkok on full alert for inundation tonight

    BREAKING NEWS: Bangkok on full alert for inundation tonight

    PHUKET: Bangkok governor Sukhumbhand Paribatra warned the capital’s city dwellers in all 50 districts to brace for flooding as a significant portion of the backed-up floodwater from the North will hit across the city tonight. The governor made the announcement as he inspected the water level in the Chao Phraya River, which he said is likely to be at 2.40 metres above mean sea level

  • Joker in the pack for French rugby

    Joker in the pack for French rugby

    PHUKET: “They have their reasons for being confident.