The Myanmar sports team left Yangon yesterday morning to participate in the Asia Junior Sports Exchange Games 2022 to be held in Japan.
Director General of the Department of Sports and Physical Education U Tun Myint Oo, Chairman of the Myanmar Table Tennis Federation and departmental officials saw off the Myanmar sports team led by deputy Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs U Kyaw San at the Yangon International Airport.
A total of 21 members including Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs U Kyaw San as a group leader, principal of the Institute of Sports and Physical Education (Mandalay) as a deputy leader, one administrator, one coach, three male players and three female players for Badminton Sport, one administrator, one coach, three male players and two female players for Table Tennis, one coach, and one athlete for Para-Badminton and one coach and one athlete for Para Table Tennis participate in the Myanmar Sports Team.
The Asian Junior Games will be held in Tokyo, Japan from 14 to 20 September. — MNA