Hoang Xuan Vinh receives Cup of Victory as best athlete

Hoang Xuan Vinh receives Cup of Victory as best athlete

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.  (8 hours ago)


Hoang Nguyen Thanh wins Ba Ra mountain climbing tournament

  Jan 07, 2017
NDO — Hoang Nguyen Thanh defended his title in the men’s 7.7km category of the National Ba Ra Mountain Climbing Tournament in Binh Phuoc on January 6.  

Vietnamese sport towards 2017: Renew the “old path”

  Jan 07, 2017
NDO – After a fruitful 2016, Vietnamese sport is stepping into the year of 2017 with an “old and new” problem namely the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games. Significant adjustments have been made and are currently underway by the sports sector in approaching such a “peculiar” regional arena, specifically including a strategic change in the mindset that breaking into the top three medal winning countries will no longer be a compulsory target.  

Thanh Luong scores fourth Vietnamese Golden Ball award

  Jan 05, 2017
NDO – Pham Thanh Luong, a midfielder of Hanoi FC (previously Hanoi T&T), was named as winner of the 2016 Vietnamese Golden Ball at an awards gala in Ho Chi Minh City on the evening of January 4.  

Golf tourney connects overseas Vietnamese

  Jan 05, 2017
NDO – The Overseas Vietnamese World Golf Championship 2017 kicked off in Thanh Hoa province on January 4, attracting 160 expatriates from 20 countries and territories. 

Vietnam prepare for U20 World Cup 2017

  Jan 04, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietnam's U20 football squad will attend a training camp in Germany in March, to prepare for the U20 World Cup Championship in the Republic of Korea (RoK).  

FIFA honours Vietnamese football following World Cup feat

  Jan 03, 2017
NDO – The International Football Federation (FIFA) ran an article entitled “World Cup successes inspire ambitious Vietnam” on its website on January 2 to honour the historic World Cup achievements that the Southeast Asian country attained in 2016.  

Vietnamese sport in 2016: Flourishing but not so optimistic

  Jan 02, 2017
NDO – Vietnamese sport experienced a fruitful year in 2016 with a lot of landmark achievements gained by Vietnamese athletes at the continental, world and Olympic competitions. However, alongside the triumphs, there still remain worries and concerns over the shortcomings and stagnations that have led to the national sporting sector remaining sub-par.  

Vietnam’s Top 10 sporting events in 2016

  Dec 31, 2016
NDO – 2016 witnessed a series of sparkling milestones marked in the history of Vietnamese sports, including the first-ever Olympic and Paralympic gold medals won by shooter Hoang Xuan Vinh and powerlifter Le Van Cong, respectively. 

Hoang Xuan Vinh voted Vietnam’s top athlete of 2016

  Dec 31, 2016
NDO – Olympic hero Hoang Xuan Vinh has been named Vietnamese athlete of the year in a vote cast by over 200 correspondents and sports managers on the morning of December 30.  

Winning penalty shootout, Quang Ninh Coal crowned Super Cup winners

  Dec 30, 2016
NDO – National Cup winners Quang Ninh Coal downed V-League champions Hanoi FC (previously Hanoi T&T) 4-2 in the penalty shootout at Hang Day Stadium on December 29 to claim the 2016 National Super Cup together with a cash prize of VND300 million (US$13,200).  

Japan’s Yokohama FC lift trophy at Vietnam’s int’l U-21 tourney

  Dec 28, 2016
NDO – Japan’s Yokohama FC claimed the championship trophy of the 2016 Thanh Nien Newspaper International U-21 Football Tournament on December 27 after edging out Thailand with a score of 1-0 in the final clash at Thong Nhat Stadium in Ho Chi Minh City.  

Vietnam jump up in world ranking

  Dec 27, 2016
NDO/VNA - World football governing body FIFA has ranked the Vietnamese Women’s team at No 32. 

Vietnam’s Anh Tu crowned singles champion at SEA table tennis championships

  Dec 25, 2016
NDO – Vietnam continued to yield success at the 2016 Southeast Asia Table Tennis Championships in Indonesia on December 24 when Hanoian player Nguyen Anh Tu claimed the men’s singles title in a convincing fashion.  

Vietnam’s football team concludes 2016 as world no. 134

  Dec 23, 2016
NOD – The Vietnamese men’s national football team dropped five notches to 134th position in the latest world rankings released on December 22, the last rankings published by the International Football Federation (FIFA) for 2016.