Xuan Vinh returns with top form after Olympic success

Xuan Vinh returns with top form after Olympic success

NDO—Vietnam’s No. 1 marksman Hoang Xuan Vinh went on to satisfy his home fans by winning a silver medal in the men’s 10m air pistol event at the ongoing ISSF World Cup in New Delhi, India. (Feb 28, 2017)


Long An and Hai Phong FCs strictly punished for misconduct in V-League

  Feb 22, 2017
NDO – Long An FC were fined VND100 million (US$4,400) for their bizarre protest after conceding a soft penalty in the V-League Round 6 clash against hosts Ho Chi Minh City at Thong Nhat Stadium last weekend. 

XSKT Can Tho record first win after six rounds

  Feb 20, 2017
NDO – XSKT Can Tho manager Vu Quang Bao and his players tasted their first victory for the season after trouncing guests Saigon 4-2 in their sixth-round clash on February 19.  

LienVietPostBank crowns international women’s volleyball championships

  Feb 19, 2017
NDO - Hosts LienVietPostBank won the 2017 International Women’s Volleyball Championships – LienVietPostBank Cup after defeating VTV Binh Dien Long An 3-1 in the finals on February 18. 

Thao Nguyen advances to third round at world chess championship

  Feb 16, 2017
NDO—Vietnam’s chess star Pham Le Thao Nguyen continued her exceptional performance at the ongoing 2017 FIDE Women’s World Championship in Tehran, Iran by beating world No. 21 Alexandra Goryachkina to book a place in the third round.  

Vietnam’s Thao Nguyen off to good start at world chess championship

  Feb 14, 2017
NDO – Vietnam’s top female chess player Pham Le Thao Nguyen advanced into the second round of the 2017 FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship after overcoming Georgian Javakhishvili Lela 1.5-0.5 in the opening round played on February 12.  

Hanoi FC 1-1 SHB Da Nang: Eye-catching goals but no victor

  Feb 13, 2017
NDO – Hanoi FC and SHB Da Nang played out a 1-1 draw in one of the most anticipated matches of the fifth round of the 2017 V-League last weekend.  

Vietnam beat Malaysia 3-0 in friendly

  Feb 08, 2017
NDO/VNA - Vietnam made a promising start to the Year of the Rooster with a 3-0 victory over Malaysia in a friendly match in Ho Chi Minh City on February 7. 

Vietnam to attend Asian Winter Games 2017

  Feb 06, 2017
NDO/VNA – Six Vietnamese athletes will compete in the eighth Asian Winter Games from February 19 to 27 in Sapporo, Japan, announced the Vietnam Sports Administration on February 6.  

The story of Vietnamese futsal

  Feb 01, 2017
NDO - The year of 2016 marked the historic milestones in Vietnamese futsal as the national futsal team convincingly defeated powerhouse Japan in the quarterfinals of the AFC Championships and made it through to the knockout stage of the FIFA Futsal World Cup in Colombia. These can be considered miracles for Vietnamese football on the whole.  

Behind the spotlight

  Jan 29, 2017
NDO – Shooter Hoang Xuan Vinh and powerlifter Le Van Cong received a hero’s welcome home from fans and words of praise from the public after making history as Vietnam’s first Olympic and Paralympic gold medalists, respectively. However, there still remain unfulfilled promises ahead of them with their families as well as cherished dreams which have yet to be realised. 

Swimmer Anh Vien and dream of standardisation

  Jan 29, 2017
NDO – The decision to send swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien to the United States for long-term training five years ago has brought about a landmark of changes which has resulted in the formation of a model for discovering and training sport talents in accordance with international standards, featuring both subjective and objective factors. 

Away win enables Hanoi to bridge gap with leaders Thanh Hoa

  Jan 23, 2017
NDO – Reigning champions Hanoi FC bridged the gap with leaders FLC Thanh Hoa down to only one point after recording an away 3-1 victory against Ho Chi Minh City in the fourth round of the Toyota V-League 2017 on January 22.  

Hanoi FC force HAGL to third consecutive loss

  Jan 19, 2017
NDO—A double by Hoang Vu Samson and a goal from Silva helped Hanoi FC emerge as the 3-0 victors over Hoang Anh Gia Lai in the third round of the 2017 V-League on January 18. 

Hoang Xuan Vinh receives Cup of Victory as best athlete

  Jan 18, 2017
NDO/VNA - Marksman Hoang Xuan Vinh won the Cup of Victory as the best male athlete of 2016 in a Gala awarding ceremony held in Hanoi on January 17.