Vietnamese chess player Bach Ngoc Thuy Duong  (Photo: zing.vn)

HCM City girl wins world junior chess champs

15-year-old Bach Ngoc Thuy Duong from Ho Chi Minh City won the girls’ U16 rapid chess event on October 19’s morning at the World Youth Chess Championships held in Greece.
Fans gather outdoor to watch a football match (Photo: VNA)

VTV wins rights to broadcast AFF Suzuki Cup 2018

Vietnam Television (VTV) has won the rights to broadcast the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup 2018, set to take place from November 8 to December 15.
ASIAD 2018: Vietnam ranks 17th in medal tally  ​

ASIAD 2018: Vietnam ranks 17th in medal tally ​

The 2018 Asian Games (ASIAD 2018) has officially closed on September 2 and Vietnam sports delegation was ranked the 17th in the medal tally with 4 gold, 16 silver and 18 bronze medals.
Hanoi is planning to bring the world-famous Formula One car race to the capital, Government Office chairman Mai Tien Dung confirmed on August 30 (Photo: vnexpress.net)

Hanoi plans to host Formula One

Hanoi is planning to bring the world-famous Formula One car race to the capital, Government Office Chairman Mai Tien Dung revealed on August 30.
Vietnam’s exemplary free kick in the 70th minute saw Tran Minh Vuong, 16, make history by scoring a goal during his very first Asian Games match. (Source: VNA)

Vietnam lose 1-3 to RoK in ASIAD semifinals

Vietnam’s Olympic football squad lost to the Republic of Korea (RoK) 1-3 during the semifinal match of the ongoing Asian Games (ASIAD) 2018 in Indonesia on August 29. 
The Vietnamese squad faced Syria in the quarterfinal of ASIAD 2018 on August 27 (Photo: VNA)

PM congratulates footballers for entering ASIAD semifinals

Right after the Vietnamese Olympic football squad won a ticket to the semifinals of the ongoing Asian Games (ASIAD) 2018 on August 27, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc sent his warm congratulations to them.
Karate athlete Nguyen Minh Phung (right). (Photo: vnexpress.net)

ASIAD 2018: Vietnam grabs a silver in Karate

Karate athlete Nguyen Minh Phung won a silver medal in the men’s 84kg kumite (combat) event at the ongoing Asian Games (ASIAD) 2018 in Indonesia on August 25.