Vietnamese athlete wins gold at Asian gymnastics champs

Vietnamese athlete wins gold at Asian gymnastics champs

NDO/VNA - Vietnamese gymnast Le Thanh Tung bagged a gold medal in the men’s pole vault at the Asian Artistic Gymnastics Championships 2017, which concluded in Thailand on May 21. (21 hours ago)


Men’s and women’s team finalists decided

  May 18, 2017
NDO – Hanoi T&T 1 and Army team 1 will face each other in the men’s team final of the 35th Nhan Dan Newspaper National Table Tennis Championships, while the women’s team final will be played between HCM City and Petrosetco HCM City.  

Nhan Dan newspaper national table tennis tourney commences in Hai Duong

  May 17, 2017
NDO – The 35th Nhan Dan Newspaper National Table Tennis Championships officially kicked off in the northern province of Hai Duong on May 16, with nearly 140 players representing 15 delegations from across the country. 

Vietnam beat Iran in U-23 Asian Volleyball

  May 17, 2017
NDO/ VNA - Vietnam defeated Iran 25-19, 25-17, 25-19 at the second Asian Women’s U23 Volleyball Championship in Thailand on May 16. 

Vietnamese women masters dominate Asian chess competition

  May 17, 2017
NDO/ VNA - The top three places still belong to Vietnam after round five of the Asian Continental Chess Championships’ Women’s Category in China on May 16. 

Vietnam grabs bronzes at Asian wrestling championships

  May 14, 2017
NDO/VNA – Dao Thi Huong won a bronze medal at the 2017 Asia Wrestling Championships which took place from May 10-14 in New Delhi, India.  

Women’s football in need of more adequate investment

  May 12, 2017
NDO – The Vietnamese women’s football team have created a miracle after securing an official place in the finals of the 2018 AFC Women’s Asian Cup. However, in order to ensure the team’s further progress in the tournament as well as in other future competitions, Vietnam’s women’s football requires stronger and more appropriate investment as the country is currently in possession of a generation of players who can attain new achievements.  

Vietnam ready for U20 World Cup challenge

  May 12, 2017
NDO – U20 Vietnam will depart for the Republic of Korea (ROK) later today to attend the 2017 FIFA U20 World Cup, scheduled from May 20 to June 11. This is the first time in history Vietnam has been present at the world’s largest football tournament for the U20 age division. 

National women’s football tourney kicks off

  May 12, 2017
NDO – The 2017 National Women’s Football Championship officially commenced at Thong Nhat Stadium in Ho Chi Minh City on May 11 with the participation of eight teams, including Ho Chi Minh City 1, HCM City 2, Hanoi 1, Hanoi 2, Phong Phu Ha Nam, Son La, Vinacomin and TNG Thai Nguyen.  

Hanoi player wins second gold at Asian chess championships

  May 11, 2017
NDO – Hanoi player Tran Tuan Minh delivered a resounding finish to his campaign at the 2017 Asian Junior & Girls U20 Chess Championships on May 10, performing brilliantly to claim the Open blitz chess title with eight points overall.  

Top shooter wins gold at SEA Championships

  May 10, 2017
NDO – Vietnam’s 2016 Olympic champion, Hoang Xuan Vinh, won a gold medal in his favourite 10m air pistol event at the ongoing 2017 Southeast Asian (SEA) Shooting Championships in Malaysia on May 9.  

Improving Vietnam’s position on regional and world sporting arenas

  May 09, 2017
NDO – The first-ever Olympic gold medal gained by top shooter Hoang Xuan Vinh has opened up new hopes for Vietnamese sports on regional and world arenas. However, due to a limited budget facilitating professional investment for athletes to compete in big tournaments, the country’s sporting sector has only focused on seeking achievements at SEA Games, a small-scale regional playground. 

Nearly 140 players to compete in Nhan Dan newspaper national table tennis tourney

  May 09, 2017
NDO – The Nhan Dan Newspaper National Table Tennis Championships will take place in the northern province of Hai Duong from May 14 to 21, marking 35 years since the Party newspaper first organised the largest national-scale table tennis tournament. 

Vietnam announces 21 players for U20 World Cup mission

  May 08, 2017
NDO—Vietnamese coach Hoang Anh Tuan on May 7 announced the official list of 21 players who will represent Vietnam at the 2017 FIFA U20 World Cup, taking place in the Republic of Korea (ROK) from May 20 to June 11.  

Anh Vien claims two silver medals at Arena Pro Swim Series

  May 08, 2017
NDO—Vietnam’s swimming star Nguyen Thi Anh Vien has won two bronze medals in the women’s 1,500m freestyle event and 400m individual medley on the first two days of competition at the 2017 Arena Pro Swim Series in Atlanta, the US.