Held by Hanoi FC, Thanh Hoa lose top spot

Held by Hanoi FC, Thanh Hoa lose top spot

NDO – FLC Thanh Hoa failed to defend their position atop the V-League 2017 standings after being held to an unexpected 3-3 draw by reigning champions Hanoi FC, in the most anticipated match of the 21st round, on their home field, on October 15. (24 hours ago)


Vietnam finishes sixth at world Wushu championships

  Oct 07, 2017
NDO – Vietnamese wushu artists performed successfully at the 2017 World Wushu Championships that concluded recently in Kazan, Russia, finishing in sixth place overall with a collection of two gold, five silver and two bronze medals.  

Song Lam Nghe An encounter Binh Duong in National Cup final

  Oct 07, 2017
NDO – Song Lam Nghe An and Becamex Binh Duong have set up the final match of the Vietnam National Cup 2017 after their semifinal victories against Quang Nam and SHB Da Nang, respectively, on October 6.  

Hoang Xuan Vinh leads ISSF 10m air pistol rankings

  Oct 04, 2017
NDO – Vietnam’s veteran shooter, Hoang Xuan Vinh, retained his position at the top of the world men’s 10m air pistol rankings for October, which was recently announced by the International Shooting Federation (ISSF).  

Vietnamese gymnast’s new skill added to Gymnastics Code of Points

  Oct 04, 2017
NDO – Vietnam’s veteran gymnast, Pham Phuoc Hung, has successfully performed a new skill in the men’s still rings at the ongoing 2017 FIG World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Montreal, Canada. 

Vietnamese swimming: Hopes arise from young athletes

  Oct 02, 2017
NDO – Vietnamese swimming enjoyed a fruitful 29th SEA Games, with young talents Nguyen Thi Anh Vien (21 years old), Nguyen Huy Hoang (17) and Nguyen Huu Kim Son (15) securing 10 gold medals and breaking five records, helping the swimming team to fulfill their assigned tasks in a magnificent fashion. 

Duong Thuy Vi secures Vietnam’s first gold at world Wushu championships

  Oct 02, 2017
NDO – “Hot girl” Duong Thuy Vi brought home the first gold medal for Vietnam at the ongoing 14th World Wushu Championships in Kazan, Russia on October 1, after overcoming 16 competitors to take the top honour in the women’s Qiangshu event.  

Hanoi FC make light work of bottom-place Long An

  Oct 02, 2017
NDO – Despite failing to find the net during the first 45 minutes, Hanoi FC managed to score four successive goals in the second half against bottom-place Long An, whilst hosting the guests at Hang Day Stadium in the 20th round of the V-League 2017 on October 1.  

Former Guus Hiddink's assistant to head Vietnam’s national football team

  Sep 30, 2017
NDO – The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Park Hang Seo will be the new head coach of Vietnam’s national football team, the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) confirmed on September 29.  

Deputy PM calls for measures to promote Vietnamese football

  Sep 29, 2017
NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has called for a preliminarily review of the national football development strategy in order to find solutions to tackle the limitations encountered during the promotion of the sport in Vietnam. 

Beating Chinese competitors, chess masters secure Vietnam’s last gold at AIMAG

  Sep 28, 2017
NDO – Chess masters, Le Quang Liem and Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son, managed to bring home the last gold medal for Vietnam at the fifth Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG 2017), on the last day of competition, September 27.  

Vietnamese karate dreams of Olympics

  Sep 27, 2017
NDO – For the first time ever in their history, the Vietnamese karate team secured a gold medal at the Karate 1-Premier League, the most important league event in the world of karate, thanks to the exceptional performance of 19-year-old Nguyen Thi Ngoan in Halle/Leipzig, Germany. The gold medal is more meaningful now as karate has been officially included in the 2020 Olympics competition programme. 

AIMAG: Chess players bring home 12th gold medal for Vietnam

  Sep 27, 2017
NDO – Le Quang Liem and Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son finished triumphant in the men’s rapid chess team final on the night of September 26, bringing home the 12th gold medal for Vietnam at the ongoing fifth Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG 2017) in Turkmenistan. 

Vietnamese weightlifting looks towards farther goals

  Sep 26, 2017
NDO – The 29th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games and the fifth Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG 2017) have witnessed the unwavering and impressive form of the Vietnamese weightlifters. The gold medals won at these two Games are the premise for the Vietnamese weightlifting team to optimistically move towards the Asian Games (Asiad) in 2018. 

Swimmer Anh Vien wins second gold medal at AIMAG 2017

  Sep 26, 2017
NDO – Nguyen Thi Anh Vien, the “golden girl” of Vietnamese swimming, continued her exceptional performance at the ongoing fifth Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG 2017) in Turkmenistan, by claiming the women’s individual 100m medley title, on September 25.