NDO – Vietnam have set up a semifinal clash with Malaysia at the AFF Futsal Championship 2017, after making light work of Myanmar 3-0 in their last Group A match at Phu Tho Indoor Stadium, Ho Chi Minh City, on October 30. (Oct 31, 2017)
NDO – Hosts Vietnam won a superb start with a record of 24 goals against the Philippines at the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Futsal Championship - HDBank Cup 2017, which officially opened in Ho Chi Minh City on October 27.
NDO – Approximately 300 golfers will be competing in the Chervo Vietnam Championship 2017, taking place at the FLC Ha Long Bay course in Ha Long city, Quang Ninh province, on the morning and afternoon of November 5.
NDO – Vietnam’s no. 1 tennis player, Ly Hoang Nam, had to bid an early farewell to the men’s singles campaign at the ongoing Vietnam Open 2017 in Ho Chi Minh City, after succumbing to a 0-2 loss to Go Soeda of Japan in the first round, on October 24.
NDO – Vietnam have been drawn in Group D, alongside Australia, Syria and the Republic of Korea (reigning runners-up), as the draw of the 2018 AFC U23 Championship finals was conducted in China on October 24.
NDO – Vietnam’s no. 1 tennis player, Ly Hoang Nam, has been drawn against Go Soeda of Japan, who ranks 387 places higher than Nam in the ATP rankings, in the first round of the Vietnam Open 2017, scheduled to take place in Ho Chi Minh City from October 23 to 29.
NDO – The last matches in the 22nd round of the V-League 2017, on the evening of October 22, saw hosts Hanoi FC beat visitors XSKT Can Tho 4-0 to climb to the top of the rankings with 39 points after 22 matches played.
NDO – Tran Nguyen Ba Phuoc from the Industrial University of Ho Chi Minh City brought home a solitary bronze medal for Vietnam in the occupation of IT software solutions, at the 44th World Skills Competition (WSC 2017) in the United Arab Emirates.
NDO – Vietnamese chess master, Nguyen Duc Hoa, finished third overall at the Piaya Network 2017 Negros International Open Chess Tournament in the Philippines, thanks to his last-round victory against Montoyo Ted Ian of the host country, on October 19.
NDO – FLC Thanh Hoa failed to defend their position atop the V-League 2017 standings after being held to an unexpected 3-3 draw by reigning champions Hanoi FC, in the most anticipated match of the 21st round, on their home field, on October 15.
NDO – Park Hang-seo, a Republic of Korea trainer, will serve as the head coach of Vietnam’s men’s national football team, U23 team and Olympic team from October 2017 until the end of 2019, after signing a two-year contract with the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) in Hanoi on October 11.