NDO – It was great day for goalie Bui Tien Dung and the shining of crowd-favourite striker Cong Phuong as Vietnam U23 football team defeated hosts Thailand U23 in the third-place match at M-150 Cup in the December 15 evening.
(Dec 16, 2017)
NDO – Vietnamese grandmaster Le Quang Liem settled for the rapid chess bronze medal at the ongoing IMSA Elite Mind Games 2017 in Jiangsu, China, after brilliantly outplaying the host country’s brightest hope, Wang Hao, in the last round on December 11.
NDO – Vietnam have taken one silver and one bronze medal in the technique category on the first day of the 2017 Asian Petanque Championships which is taking place in Thailand’s capital of Bangkok on December 10-11.
NDO – Shooters Hoang Xuan Vinh, Tran Quoc Cuong and Nguyen Dinh Thanh brought home a bronze medal for Vietnam at the 10th Asian Airgun Championships in Wako, Japan, as they claimed third place overall in the men’s team 10m air pistol event with a total score of 1,728 points.
NDO – The Vietnam national U-23 football team earned victory in the opening match of the Thai M-150 International Friendly Football Tournament, trouncing Myanmar U-23 4-0 in Buriram, Thailand, on late December 9.
NDO – Hoang Anh Gia Lai were crowned the national U21 football champions for the first time in the club’s history after trouncing Viettel with a resounding score of 3-0 in the final match of the 2017 competition on December 7.
NDO – A year after performing the 2016 Paralympic miracle, lifter Le Van Cong continued to bring glory to Vietnam as he brilliantly captured the gold medal and broke the world record in the men’s 49kg category at the ongoing World Para Powerlifting Championships in Mexico.
NDO – Vietnamese martial artist, Truong Thi Kim Tuyen, brought home a bronze medal in the final stage of the Taekwondo Grand Prix 2017 after defeating her Turkish opponent with a score of 27-17 in the third-place match on Sunday.
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese athlete Vo Thanh Tung brought home the first bronze in the men’s 100m freestyle-S5 with a time of 1’19.56” at the World Para Swimming Championships 2017 opened in Mexico City on December 2.
NDO – Song Lam Nghe An ended their six-year drought for a title after demolishing Becamex Binh Duong 5-1 in the second leg of the 2017 National Cup final match on November 30, in order to take the overall trophy with an aggregate victory of 7-2.
NDO – Vietnam continued to receive good news from the ongoing IWF World Weightlifting Championships 2017 in Anaheim, the United States, as Trinh Van Vinh brought home the fourth gold medal for the country in the men’s 62kg category, early this morning.