NDO – Vietnam’s no. 1 tennis player Ly Hoang Nam made light work of Chinese Gao Xin in the quarterfinals of the Japan F3 Futures tournament on March 23, securing a place in the semi-finals. (Mar 23, 2017)
NDO – A launching ceremony for the 2017 Olympic Day Run for public health was officially held in A Luoi district, the central province of Thua Thien - Hue on March 19 drawing the participation of over 2,000 people.
NDO – Vietnam’s top chess player Le Quang Liem walked away with US$13,000 as the overall winner of the Masters category (for participants rated above 2,100) at the 2017 HDBank International Chess Tournament in Ho Chi Minh City on March 17.
NDO – Vietnamese grandmaster Le Quang Liem continued to maintain his place among the leading group en route to the title at the 2017 HDBank International Chess Tournament after the eighth round concluded on the night of March 16.
NDO—The results of the draw for the final round of the 2017 FIFA U20 World Cup held in Suwon, the Republic of Korea (ROK) late March 15 put U20 Vietnam team in Group E with France, New Zealand and Honduras.
NDO – Becamex Binh Duong were unable to make use of their home-field advantage to secure a victory over Quang Nam as they succumbed to a 0-1 defeat to the guests in the ninth round of the 2017 V-League last weekend.
NDO – Vietnam’s Grandmaster Le Quang Liem made light work of India’s Aydka Pitra in the first round of the 2017 HDBank International Chess Tournament, which opened at De Nhat Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City on March 12.
NDO—The International Football Federation (FIFA) has closed the list of 24 teams to compete in the 2017 FIFA U20 World Cup, to be hosted by the Republic of Korea (ROK), with Vietnam among Asia’s five representatives.
NDO – Foreign duo Fagan and Stevens both scored helping Hai Phong beat Quang Nam 2-0 in the eighth round of the Toyota V-League 2017 last weekend to jump up to fourth place in the provisional standings with 13 points.
NDO – Vietnam has secured two additional places in the 2017 Chess World Cup (males category) and the 2018 Women’s World Chess Championship after the Zone 3.3 qualification tournament concluded on March 5 in the Philippines.