Medvedev falls at first hurdle in Hamburg

Medvedev falls at first hurdle in Hamburg

Top seed Daniil Medvedev suffered a stunning 6-4 6-3 defeat by Frenchman Ugo Humbert in his first claycourt match of the 2020 season at the Hamburg European Open on Tuesday (Sep 22). (3 hours ago)

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NDO – FIFA announced the latest world rankings on September 17, with Vietnam remaining the highest-ranked team in Southeast Asia and staying 20 places clear of Thailand. 

Hanoi face Viettel in fierce capital derby for National Cup trophy

  Sep 18, 2020 09:53:18
NDO – Defending champions Hanoi FC will play their local rivals Viettel in the much awaited final decider of the 2020 National Cup at Hanoi’s Hang Day Stadium next Sunday (Sep 20), as both are expected to treat their fans to a fierce but exciting encounter in the capital city derby. 

Cycling: Kwiatkowski wins Tour de France 18th stage, Roglic retains yellow

  Sep 18, 2020 08:56:42
Michal Kwiatkowski, the unsung hero of Team Sky/Ineos during their dominant years, claimed his maiden Tour de France victory when he won the 18th stage from a breakaway duo with team mate Richard Carapaz on Thursday (Sep 17). 

Hanoi FC to play Viettel FC in National Cup final

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NDO – Hanoi FC and Viettel FC, two representatives of the capital city, have qualified for the final decider of the 2020 National Cup following their respective 5-1 and 2-1 semifinal victories over Ho Chi Minh City and Quang Ninh Coal on September 16. 

Last-gasp Draxler header gives PSG first victory of season

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Cycling: Germany's Kamna wins Tour de France 16th stage

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NDO – The two semi-final matches of the 2020 Vietnamese National Cup on September 16 will be played in empty stadiums to ensure absolute safety amid the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Auger-Aliassime and Khachanov make early exits in Rome

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NDO – It seems that a suspension period of over one month due to the COVID-19 pandemic caused little impact on the form of football teams as a total of 22 goals were scored during the National Cup quarterfinals on September 11-12, an amazing average of 5.5 goals per match. 

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Liverpool and Arsenal off to flying starts in new Premier season

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