Top weightlifter brings home silver for Vietnam in 2018 Asian Games

Top weightlifter brings home silver for Vietnam in 2018 Asian Games

NDO – Weightlifter Thach Kim Tuan missed out on the first gold medal for Vietnam in the 2018 Asian Games as he only managed to win a silver medal in the men’s 56kg category on August 20 with a total lift of 280kg. (2 hours ago)


Djokovic beats Federer to complete Masters sweep

  16 hours ago
Novak Djokovic finally got the title that had been missing from his resume as the Serb defeated Swiss world number two Roger Federer, his greatest rival, 6-4 6-4 to win the Cincinnati Masters on Sunday. 

Asiad: Quang Hai fires Vietnam into Round of 16 as Group D winners

  Aug 19, 2018 19:17:11
NDO – The solitary goal by Quang Hai helped Vietnam U23s to topple Japan in the last group match on August 19 and cruise into the knockout stage of the Asian Games men’s football as the Group D winners. 

Clever Messi free kick helps Barca to opening win

  Aug 19, 2018 07:33:14
La Liga champions Barcelona began the new campaign with a 3-0 win over Alaves on Saturday with the help of a spectacular under-the-wall free kick from Lionel Messi, who scored twice, and a curling shot from substitute Philippe Coutinho.  

Djokovic battles through to sixth Cincinnati final

  Aug 19, 2018 07:28:35
Novak Djokovic qualified for his sixth Cincinnati Masters final when he edged out Marin Cilic 6-4 3-6 6-3 in an afternoon semi-final on Saturday.  

Chelsea edge Arsenal in thriller, Kane scores in Spurs win

  Aug 19, 2018 07:02:00
A second successive Chelsea win under Maurizio Sarri, 3-2 over an Arsenal side who have suffered back-to-back defeats under Unai Emery, gave both managers a crash course in the unpredictability of the Premier League on Saturday.  

AC Milan wraps up Italy’s transfer window with two signings

  Aug 18, 2018 07:56:06
Villareal forward Samuel Castillejo and Genoa midfielder Diego Laxalt have joined AC Milan shortly before the close of Italy’s transfer window, the Serie A club said on Friday.  

Cincinnati Masters: Federer beats Mayer, to face Wawrinka in quarter-finals

  Aug 18, 2018 07:50:32
World number two Roger Federer, bidding for his eighth Cincinnati Masters title, outlasted Leonardo Mayer of Argentina 6-1 7-6(6) in the third round on Friday.  

Juventus veteran Marchisio bids farewell to club after 25 years

  Aug 18, 2018 07:47:21
Juventus veteran midfielder Claudio Marchisio has ended his contract with the Serie A champions by mutual agreement after 25 years at the club, the Italian side said on Friday. Marchisio made a total of 389 appearances in all competitions, scoring 37 goals, and won seven Serie A titles as well as four Italian cups with the club.  

Vietnam up nearly 900 points in FIFA rankings

  Aug 17, 2018 11:02:58
NDO/VNA – Vietnam are Southeast Asia’s number one team, coming in at 102 on the FIFA World Rankings for August. 

Dominant Del Potro into third round at rainy Cincinnati

  Aug 17, 2018 08:18:55
Juan Martin del Potro quickly dispatched Korea Republic’s Chung Hyeon 6-2 6-3 in a second-round match at the rain-hit Cincinnati Open on Thursday that was carried over from the previous day because of inclement weather. 

La Liga announces plans to play regular season games in US

  Aug 17, 2018 07:32:57
La Liga’s organising body announced on Thursday that it plans to hold regular season Spanish top flight games in the United States in the future. 

Davis Cup makeover plans given the go-ahead

  Aug 17, 2018 07:14:20
Proposals to revamp the Davis Cup into a season-ending 18-team event were backed by national federations at the International Tennis Federation annual general meeting in Orlando, Florida, on Thursday. 

Asiad: Vietnam U23s storm into Round of 16 after second win

  Aug 16, 2018 22:11:23
NDO – Vietnam U23s have made it through to the knockout stage at the 2018 Asian Games with one game in hand after beating Nepal 2-0 in their second Group D match on August 16. 

[INFOGRAPHICS] Asian Games 2018 official schedule

  Aug 16, 2018 17:13:04
NDO - Around 11,000 athletes and 5,000 officials from 45 Asian countries and territories will compete at the 18th Asian Games (Asiad 18) in Indonesia from August 18 to September 2.