Kipchoge and Ibarguen named IAAF athletes of the year

Kipchoge and Ibarguen named IAAF athletes of the year

Kenya’s marathon world record holder Eliud Kipchoge and Colombian jumper Caterine Ibarguen were honoured as IAAF athletes of the year at athletics’ annual awards ceremony on Tuesday.  (Dec 05, 2018 06:19:41)


Quang Hai to shine in 2019 Asian Cup

  Sep 05, 2018 07:40:16
NDO/AFC - Following the success of the U23 Asian Championships earlier this year and the historic run at the recent Asian Games in Indonesia, midfielder Nguyen Quang Hai and the Vietnam national Olympic team are receiving a lot of attention from the professionals and home fans excited for the next success in the future. Recently, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) ran an article identifying the 21-year-old midfielder as a possible star player in the 2019 Asian Cup. 

Vietnamese boxer wins gold at Kapolri Cup

  Jul 11, 2018 17:22:12
NDO – Asian women's boxing champion Nguyen Thi Tam continues to demonstrate her stamina for pugilistic prowess by the winning gold medal in the women's 51kg weight category at the Kapolri Cup 2018 in Manado, Indonesia, on July 9. 

Vietnamese athletes shine at Asian karate event

  May 15, 2018 18:03:58
NDO/VNA - Vietnam won one gold, four silver, and five bronze medals at the Asian Karate Federation Cadet, Junior, and U21 Championship, which recently concluded in Japan. 

Midfielder Luong Xuan Truong in Football Tribe’s Asia XI for March

  Apr 10, 2018 10:07:12
NDO/VNA – With his outstanding performance, Vietnamese midfielder Luong Xuan Truong has managed to enter’s Best XI list for March. 

AFC website highlights female Vietnamese goalkeeper Dang Thi Kieu Trinh

  Apr 01, 2018 21:34:19
NDO/VNA – The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has chosen to feature Vietnamese goalkeeper Dang Thi Kieu Trinh on their website, ahead of the Asian Women’s Cup early next month. 

Vietnam’s gifted female boxers

  Mar 01, 2018 16:35:10
NDO – Female boxer Nguyen Thi Tam is one of the bright young faces in Vietnamese martial arts that have made significant imprints as well as gained the highest medals in the international arena. 

Thanh Trung, Kieu Trinh win Vietnamese Golden Ball 2017

  Jan 03, 2018 11:38:58
NDO – Female goalie Dang Thi Kieu Trinh won her third Vietnamese Golden Ball Award, while Dinh Thanh Trung claimed Best Male Player of the Golden Ball Awards for the first time. 

Liem tops US chess event

  Aug 15, 2017 17:58:52
NDO/VNA - Vietnamese top chess player Le Quang Liem had two wins and one loss in the first day of competition at the St. Louis Rapid & Blitz tournament in the United States on the morning of August 15.  

FIFA praises Vietnamese female midfielder

  Aug 11, 2017 09:39:33
NDO/VNA - Midfielder Nguyen Thi Tuyet Dung has been featured on the FIFA home page, in an article in which the world football governing agency appreciates her scoring skills. 

Ly Hoang Nam placed second in Singapore tennis event

  Jun 12, 2017 09:22:46
NDO/VNA - Ly Hoang Nam and partner Yuichi Ito were placed second in the Singapore F3 Men’s Futures tennis tournament, which concluded on June 11. 

Anh Vien claims two silver medals at Arena Pro Swim Series

  May 08, 2017 11:53:38
NDO—Vietnam’s swimming star Nguyen Thi Anh Vien has won two bronze medals in the women’s 1,500m freestyle event and 400m individual medley on the first two days of competition at the 2017 Arena Pro Swim Series in Atlanta, the US. 

Vietnamese swimmer wins gold, setting a new Asian record

  Apr 18, 2017 18:04:09
NDO/VNA - Top Vietnamese female swimmer, Nguyen Thi Anh Vien, won a gold medal in the women’s 400m medley at the Asian Swimming Championships that opened in Tokyo on April 17.  

Swimmer Hoang Quy Phuoc wins gold in Swedish tournament

  Apr 12, 2017 11:34:14
NDO – Top Vietnamese swimmer, Hoang Quy Phuoc, won a gold medal in the 100m freestyle swimming event at the Stockholm Swimming Open 2017, in Sweden, on April 11 (local time). 

Nam wins quarter-final berth at Japan F3 event

  Mar 23, 2017 10:26:37
NDO/VNA—Ly Hoang Nam of Vietnam won two matches on March 22 to book a slot in the quarter-finals at the Japan F3 Men’s Futures tennis tournament’s singles event in Japan’s Kofu city.