Thai girls win their sixth Petanque world championship 2013—Thailand defeated France 13-7 at the women’s Petanque World Championship on Monday in Mendi, France for their sixth world title. The competition featured teams from 38 countries. In the semi-finals, Thailand beat Cambodia and France defeated Canada.
The Thai team had won previous championships in 1988, 1990, 2004, 2006, and 2008. The Thai team will arrive back in Bangkok at Suvarnabhumi Airport on Thai Airlines flight TK 064 on Tuesday at 9:30 am.