Tennis: Wimbledon champion Kerber seals spot in WTA Finals

Tennis: Wimbledon champion Kerber seals spot in WTA Finals

Former world number one Angelique Kerber became the second player to qualify for next month’s season-ending WTA Finals in Singapore, the WTA said on Monday.  (Sep 11, 2018 07:15:22)


Barty and Vandeweghe fight back to win doubles title

  Sep 10, 2018 07:12:34
Australian Ashleigh Barty and American CoCo Vandeweghe fought back from a lacklustre start to beat Timea Babos and Kristina Mladenovic 3-6 7-6(2) 7-6(8) in the U.S. Open women's doubles final on Sunday. 

VTV secures rights for Asian Cup 2019

  Sep 09, 2018 17:09:10
NDO/VNA - Vietnam Television (VTV) has secured the rights to broadcast the AFC Asian Cup 2019 which will take place in the United Arab Emirates from January 5 to February 1 next year. 

Marathon marks 1,050th anniversary of Vietnam’s first feudal state

  Sep 09, 2018 16:36:26
NDO/VNA – More than 800 runners from Vietnam and 16 other countries and territories raced in the first Trang An Marathon at the Trang An Landscape Complex in the northern province of Ninh Binh on September 9. 

Quang Nam win at home, Quang Ninh tie 3-3 with Hai Phong

  Sep 09, 2018 15:17:22
NDO - The 2018 Nuti Café V-League was back in action on September 8 after a month long hiatus during the recently concluded Asian Games, with the first two matches of Round 21 played at Tam Ky and Cam Pha stadiums. 

Osaka claims US Open title after Serena meltdown

  Sep 09, 2018 07:58:11
Naomi Osaka became Japan's first Grand Slam singles champion after she thumped Serena Williams 6-2 6-4 in a controversial U.S. Open final on Saturday, with the American suffering a mesmerizing meltdown after being handed a code violation.  

Murray, Mattek-Sands win US Open mixed doubles

  Sep 09, 2018 07:52:26
Britian’s Jamie Murray and American Bethanie Mattek-Sands captured the US Open mixed doubles title with a 2-6 6-3 11-9 victory over Croatia’s Nikola Mektic and Poland’s Alicja Rosolska on Sunday.  

Nadal retires to send Del Potro into US Open final

  Sep 08, 2018 08:03:29
A weary and wounded world number one Rafael Nadal retired from his US Open semi-final while trailing Juan Martin del Potro 7-6(3) 6-2 on Friday, sending the Argentine back to the Flushing Meadows final for the first time since his 2009 triumph. 

Americans Bryan and Sock win US Open doubles title

  Sep 08, 2018 07:47:52
American Mike Bryan claimed a record 18th Grand Slam men’s doubles title when he and compatriot Jack Sock beat Lukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo 6-3 6-1 in the US Open final on Friday. 

Italy scrape draw with Poland thanks to late penalty

  Sep 08, 2018 07:26:11
Italy needed a late penalty from midfielder Jorginho to scrape a 1-1 draw at home to Poland in the Nations League on Friday, their first competitive game under coach Roberto Mancini. 

Vietnam favourites for AFF Suzuki Cup 2018: FOX Sports Asia

  Sep 07, 2018 04:00:06
NDO – Following a string of inspiring achievements from the beginning of the year, Vietnamese football is receiving a lot of attention from sporting professionals and the international media. Recently, the sports website FOX Sports Asia published an article identifying Vietnam as the strongest regional team after performing well at the recently-concluded Asian Games in Indonesia. 

Asian Games 2018: Mongolia loses wrestling gold, promoting Vietnam’s ranking

  Sep 07, 2018 02:35:59
NDO/VNA – The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has cancelled the result of Mongolian wrestler Orkhon Purevdorj in the women’s 62kg category of the freshly-concluded Asian Games 2018 in Indonesia due to testing positive to doping. 

Djokovic beats heat and Millman to reach US Open semis

  Sep 07, 2018 07:01:47
Novak Djokovic sweated it out from behind the baseline to beat Australian John Millman 6-3 6-4 6-4 at the US Open on September 6 and set up a semi-final with Japan's Kei Nishikori.  

Areola saves France in Nations League draw with Germany

  Sep 07, 2018 06:49:55
World champions France never hit top form and had third-choice keeper Alphonse Areola to thank for a 0-0 draw against Germany in their inaugural Nations League game on Thursday, their first appearance since lifting the World Cup.  

Roglic leads Tour of Britain after time trial win

  Sep 07, 2018 06:45:47
Slovenia's Primoz Roglic took the overall lead in the Tour of Britain on Thursday as his Team LottoNL-Jumbo dominated the team time trial stage from Cockermouth to Whinlatter in Cumbria.