Masters to vie for Aeroflot titles

Masters to vie for Aeroflot titles

NDO/VNA—Two Vietnamese chess masters will compete at the International Chess Festival–Aeroflot Open in Moscow, Russia, from February 20 to March 3. (Feb 14, 2017)

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Anh Vien named one of Asia's five best female swimmers by US magazine

  Dec 19, 2015
NDO – Vietnam's top swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien has recently been named one of Asia's five best female swimmers by US famous Swimswam magazine. 

Nguyen Diep Phuong Tram – an emerging star of Vietnamese swimming

  Dec 17, 2015
NDO – With rare qualities in terms of height and arm span, Nguyen Diep Phuong Tram, 14, has great potential to become a prominent athlete in Vietnamese swimming in the future with the right training. 

Anh Vien ready for 6th CISM Military World Games

  Oct 05, 2015
NDO – Vietnamese swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien concluded her campaign at the recent 8th AASF Age Group Championships in Bangkok, Thailand, racking up a total of seven gold and five silver medals – a perfect warm-up for the 6th CISM Military World Games underway in the Republic of Korea (RoK).  

First Vietnamese tennis player wins Wimbledon title

  Jul 13, 2015
NDO/VNA – 18-year-old Ly Hoang Nam became the first Vietnamese player to earn a title at Wimbledon, the world’s oldest tennis championships, after teaming up with Sumit Nagal of India to win the men’s doubles event. 

Ly Hoang Nam readies for professional tennis career

  Jul 09, 2015
NDO - Vietnam’s young tennis star Ly Hoang Nam is now ready for a professional career beginning next year, with confidence boosted by his outstanding achievements in 2015 as well as strong support from his family and Becamex Binh Duong managing club. 

Phan Thi Ha Thanh wins gymnastics gold

  Mar 30, 2015
NDO/VNA - Phan Thi Ha Thanh of Vietnam won the gold medal in the women’s beam event in the eighth FIG Artistic Gymnastics Challenge Cup in Qatar on March 28. 

Behind the glory

  Feb 20, 2015
NDO – Young swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien has been named the most valuable Vietnamese athlete of 2014 for her hard-to-beat achievements. However, to be successful, the 18-year-old athlete has had to work hard, paying with blood, sweat and tears. 

2014 a memorable year for weightlifter Thach Kim Tuan

  Feb 06, 2015
NDO – Weightlifter Thach Kim Tuan experienced an extremely successful year in 2014 with prolific achievements, both at home and abroad, all at the young age of 20. 

Khoi wins Asian blitz chess championship

  Jun 30, 2014
Nhan Dan Online – Nguyen Anh Khoi, FIDE master and former world U10 champion, has won a gold medal in the U12 category of standard chess at the Asian Youth Chess Championship held in Uzbekistan.  

Gymnastics queen looks to take Asiad gold medal

  Jun 17, 2014
Nhan Dan Online – With her continued success in 2014, gymnastics queen Phan Thi Ha Thanh has proved herself to be one of Vietnam’s major hopes in the hunt for gold medals at the largest continental sporting event of the year, the 17th Asian Games (Asiad). 

Badminton player Minh remains in world top 10

  May 31, 2014
Nhan Dan Online/VNA - World elite badminton athlete Nguyen Tien Minh has maintained his position in the top 10, although he has dropped in the rankings by a remarkable number of points. 

Swimmer Anh Vien listed among world’s top 10

  Mar 14, 2014
Nhan Dan Online – Vietnam swimming star Nguyen Thi Anh Vien has been ranked among the world’s 10 best swimmers at the women’s mix 400m category, according to the latest announcement of the Fédération Internationale de Natation (FINA). 

Noble dreams of athletes born in Year of Horse

  Jan 29, 2014
Nhan Dan – Although some have retired, most of the class of Vietnamese athletes born in 1990, the Year of the Horse, have remained faithful to their chosen ways and are nurturing great ambitions for the upcoming Year of the Horse in 2014. 

Success stems from hard work

  Feb 03, 2014
Nhan Dan Online – The 27th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games concluded recently in Myanmar, wrapping up an up-and-down year for Vietnamese sport. Vietnamese sport fans experienced different tones of emotions, from sorrow to joy. Let’s take a quick look back at some exemplary athletes who made unceasing efforts to bring home glory from the region’s biggest sporting event.