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  1. Kenny, Nau combine to win pro-am tennis tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Pnompenh Post

    Cambodia's Davis Cup pivot Bun Kenny inspired his teammate from Cambrew, Soursdey Nau to win the doubles title in the first ever pro-am tennis tournament at the National Training Center yesterday. The Kenny-Nau combine edged out Doeum Samsocheaphearun and Chheang Sowann 7-6 in a final where both teams represented Cambrew Ltd, one of Tennis Cambodia's long time partners.

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  2. Taiji specialist Shin Yii tired of seconds at SEA GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Star Online

    Malaysia's Ng Shin Yii doing her taiji routine at the Incheon Asian Games in South Korea last year. - KAMARUL ARIFFIN/ The STAR PUTRAJAYA: Wushu exponent Ng Shin Yii believes she's ready to shake off her bridesmaid tag and contend for SEA Games glory in Singapore next month.

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  3. Peng Soon going for gold in Singapore SEA GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Star Online

    Peng Soon-Liu Ying delivered the winning point against South Korea in the group tie at the recent Sudirman Cup in Dongguan, China. At home, his wife May May is pregnant with their second child.

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  4. Tennis: Omani talent Younis advances at ISSF tennis tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Younis Al Rawahi stormed into the second round of the men's singles at the ongoing Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation International Tennis Championships in the Indonesian city of Palembang on Wednesday. According to information received from the Oman Tennis Association , Younis overcame a stiff competition in his first round match against Ugandan David Oringa before winning the match by a 7-5, 6-3 margin.

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  5. Nearly 100 rescued pangolins set free in IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Examiner.com

    Indonesian authorities have released 94 rescued illegally seized pangolins back into the wild. The move came following a raid last week that also netted nearly 5 tons of pangolin meat and 169 lbs of scales .

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  6. Tennis: Omani girls make winning start at ISSF championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Omani star Fatma Al Nabhani led the way as the Sultanate's women's tennis squad made a winning start to their campaign at the Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation International Tennis Championships in Palembang, Indonesia. According to a press release issued by the Oman Tennis Association on Monday, the Omani girls defeated their Malaysian counterparts 2-1.

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  7. Indonesia aims at top 5 at Asian GamesRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Xinhuanet

    Indonesia, the host to the 2018 Asian Games, has set a target to be among the top 5 at the international sport event to be held in Jakarta and Palembang, official said here on Monday. To reach the position, the Indonesian youth and sport ministry targets at 10 to 18 gold medals, according to Djoko Pekik Irianto, a deputy at the ministry.

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  8. Women artistic gymnasts eye team gold in SEA GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | The Star Online

    PETALING JAYA: Team gold. That's the prize the women's artistic gymnasts have set their eyes on at the Singapore SEA Games next month.

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  9. Death Penalty Debate Rages On After Indonesia Executes Drug ConvictsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Global Voices Online

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  10. Indonesian national police seize major shipment of pangolins, arrest smugglerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Science Daily

    Police have seized a shipment of pangolins headed to China, valued at approximately 1.8 million US dollars . The pangolin smuggler involved in the case has been arrested.

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  11. Indonesian national police seize major shipment of pangolins, arrest smugglerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Science Daily

    Police have seized a shipment of pangolins headed to China, valued at approximately 1.8 million US dollars . The pangolin smuggler involved in the case has been arrested.

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  12. Bali nine duo's last wish - renewed global push to abolish the death penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran wanted their legacy to be a renewed push across the globe to abolish the death penalty. Their long-time lawyer Julian McMahon revealed the desire as he disclosed new details about their final minutes, including that Chan made a roll call of the other prisoners to ensure they were okay just moments before they were shot dead.

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  13. Grieving Chan and Sukumaran families prepare to bring bodies homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Illawarra Mercury

    As the families of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran make final preparations to bring the bodies of the two men back home, heart-wrenching funerals have been held in Indonesia for two men executed alongside them. One of ambulances carrying the bodies of Australian death-row prisoners Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran arrives at a funeral home in Jakarta.

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  14. The other prisoners executed by IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Age

    Alias Belo, from Ghana. He was sentenced to death by South Jakarta District Court in June 2004 after being convicted of possessing 50 grams of heroin in Jakarta in November 2003 He was initially sentenced to 15 years' imprisonment by Palembang District Court in September 2001 for smuggling 58.7 kilograms of marijuana.

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  15. India crowned champions at President's Cup Boxing TournamentRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    New Delhi: Rakesh Kumar and Harpal Singh struck gold as India were crowned champions for the first time in the 22nd President's Cup Boxing Tournament in Palembang, Indonesia. The Indian team logged 33 points to finish ahead of second-placed Mongolia after Rakesh and Harpal's gold medals took the country's total tally to four gold and a bronze at the end of the event.

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  16. Presidenta s Cup Boxing Tournament: India crowned championsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | India.com

    New Delhi, Apr 27: Rakesh Kumar and Harpal Singh struck gold as India were crowned champions for the first time in the 22nd President's Cup Boxing Tournament in Palembang, Indonesia. The Indian team logged 33 points to finish ahead of second-placed Mongolia after Rakesh and Harpal's gold medals took the country's total tally to four gold and a bronze at the end of the event.

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  17. The 10 death-row inmates and their storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Asia News Network

    Six months into the administration of President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, a second group of death-row inmates found guilty of smuggling narcotics is slated for execution probably as early as Tuesday. The first round was carried out on January 18, during which six inmates from Indonesia, the Netherlands, Brazil, Nigeria, Vietnam and Malawi were killed by firing squad.

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  18. Petecio bags gold in Pres Cup boxingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | ABS-CBN News

    Nesthy Petecio got back at Paemwilat Laopeam, beating the Thai champion to capture the gold in women's bantamweight in the 22nd President's Cup boxing championships in Palembang, Indonesia Saturday. Petecio came out smoking in the opening bell, dominating Laopeam with solid combinations and sustaining her charge to clinch the victory.

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  19. Malaysian-flagged tanker nabbed for alleged fuel smuggling in Indonesia en route to SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | The Straits Times

    Indonesian maritime police have detained a Malaysian-flagged tanker off the Sumatran coast while it was transporting 800,000 kiloliters of diesel fuel to Singapore. The vessel was allegedly transporting fuel from Palembang, South Sumatra, to Singapore without proper documents, a move which would cost 10 billion rupiah in financial losses to Indonesia.

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  20. Petecio fights for goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Sun-Star

    PHILIPPINES' Aiba Women's World Championships silver medalist Nesthy Alcayde Petecio barged into the finals after eking out a unanimous decision win over Japanese Shimoto Aya in their women's bantamweight division semi-finals of the 22nd President's Cup held Friday at the Palembang Sports and Convention Center in Indonesia. Petecio was set to defend her gold medal opposite veteran Paemwilat Laopeam of Thailand as of yesterday presstime.

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