Vietnamese wushu fighter Vo Minh Duc  (in red) (Source:

Wushu fighter finds gold for Vietnam after 16 years

Vietnam ended their title drought at the world event, winning a gold medal in sanda (combat) at the World Wushu Championships, which closed in Kazan, Russia, on October 3.
Le Quang Liem (L) and Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son (Photo: Huu Binh)

Liem, Son win blitz event at AIMAG

Le Quang Liem and Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son brought home the last gold medal for the Vietnam delegation in the men’s team’s blitz chess category at the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG), which concluded in Turkmenistan on September 27.
VFF deputy president Nguyen Quoc Tuan (right) receives AFF Award for Member Association of the Year. (Photo:

Vietnam honoured at AFF Awards

Vietnam has received four titles at the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Awards in Bali, Indonesia.
Swimmer Vo Thanh Tung wins gold medal  in the men’s 100m breaststroke category- Photo: SGGP

ASEAN Para Games 9: Vietnam temporarily stands 4th in medal tally

By 3pm yesterday, Vietnam sports delegation had total 121 medals including 31 gold, 46 silver medals and temporarily was ranked at the 4th position behind Indonesia (89 gold medals), Malaysia (66 gold medals) and Thailand (38 gold medals).