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Khon Kaen FC Unlucky But Division 2 Awaits; Full Game Coverage.

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Khon Kaen FC Unlucky But Division 2 Awaits; Full Game Coverage.

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Khon Kaen FC Promoted Champions! (Updated)

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Khon Kaen FC Promoted Champions! (Updated)

The T-Rex’s have had a great season and for those of you who don’t know were promoted as champions in the number 1 spot of the Thai League 3. They beat local rivals Udon Thani into second place by 7 points. Khon Kaen FC will play Samut Sakhon away at the weekend, then play them…

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Brave Thailand Lose 2-1 to Australia

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Brave Thailand Lose 2-1 to Australia

Thailand put up a brave rearguard action against Australia in Melbourne but went down by two goals to one. Australia knew that a big win would give them automatic qualification to the World Cup Finals but a combination of desperate defending and bad luck meant they now face Syria in a two-legged play-off next month….

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Khon Kaen Football Club Close To Promotion

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Khon Kaen Football Club Close To Promotion

Khon Kaen Football Club played against Sa Kaeo on Saturday 24th June in League Division 3 at Khon Kaen Stadium. I went along with 2 friends also from Khon Kaen where we sat opposite the posh seats and in amongst the lovely Khon Kaen Ultras. 60 baht to gain entry. The Khon Kaen Ultras consist…

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Khon Kaen Football Club. The T-Rexs`

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Khon Kaen Football Club. The T-Rexs`

“Khon Kaen Football Club……it`s like watching Brazil!” Well not quite but they do have a Brazilian player in their squad and a few other overseas players. Khon Kaen Football club play in the Thai League Division 3 Northern Division. They play in town at the Khon Kaen Stadium, which holds about 8,000 spectators. One Saturday…

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Khon kaen Sribrirak Golf Course – The Agricultural

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Khon kaen Sribrirak Golf Course – The Agricultural

Ready to tee off on the 1st Sribrirak Golf Course in Khon Kaen is a 9 hole course located within the grounds of an Agricultural Co-operative. Hence locals call it The Agricultural or simply `The Ag’ as the actual name is difficult to pronounce. It’s 15 km from Central Plaza in Khon Kaen. Take Highway…

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Khon Kaen Golf Something For Everyone

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Khon Kaen Golf Something For Everyone

Khon Kaen golfers lining up for one of the monthly tournaments at Singha Park If you live in, or are visiting, Khon Kaen and like to play golf but aren’t sure where to start, then this article is for you. It is not a comprehensive review of every single golf course or driving range in…

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Golf In Khon Kaen – An Alternative Guide

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Golf In Khon Kaen – An Alternative Guide

This is an alternative guide to golf in Khon Kaen. A whimsical look at some of the odd features of different courses. Those courses include Singha Park, Dancoon, Ubolratana Dam, The Army course, Sribrirak or simply The Ag (because we cant pronounce it`s real name) & Yang Talat   In no particular order lets start at…

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Chelsea FC – English Premier League Football Champions 2016/17

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Chelsea FC – English Premier League Football Champions 2016/17

Chelsea are this seasons English Premiership football Champions. Congratulations! But other than Chelsea fans, who else will really be celebrating? In 10, 20 years time, who will remember this achievement? Does it really stand out? Now last season we all remember Leicester City winning the league at pre season odds of 5000-1. And we`ll still…

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Sport in Khon Kaen – Playing Or Watching

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Sport in Khon Kaen – Playing Or Watching

Whether you`re looking to participate or watch sport in Khon Kaen there is an abundance of choice. I`ve loved sport all my life and over the last year have explored several options open to me in Khon Kaen. Being 53 years old and slightly over weight has meant dreams of being scouted by a Premier…

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