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Shooting an artistic event: coach Nhung

VietNamNet Bridge – With short hair, trendy clothes and accessories, people are often surprised by the appearance of female shooting coach Nguyen Thi Nhung. At the age of 54, the mother of two looks very young and very active. Champs: Nguyen Thi Nhung (second right) and Hoang Xuan Vinh (second left) pose with the gold medal at the 2016 Olympic ... Read More »

Vietnamese chess player grabs blitz silver at Dubai Open

Vietnamese Grandmaster Le Quang Liem secured a silver medal at the Dubai Open chess tournament’s blitz event on April 6 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Vietnamese Grandmaster Le Quang Liem The former world champion scored 7.5 points after nine matches. His result was on par with winner Mchedlishvili Mikheil of Georgia but Mikheil took the trophy after a tiebreak. ... Read More »

Vietnamese women step a little closer to Tokyo Olympics

The Vietnamese women’s national football team have taken one step closer to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics as they beat Hong Kong 2-1 in their Group B qualifier in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, on April 6. Vietnam women’s national football team have taken one step closer to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics (Photo: vtv.vn) Vietnam now have six points after two matches. The squad ... Read More »

Young talent Phuong wins Pro Tour 1 title

VietNamNet Bridge – Nguyen Van Phuong defeated veteran Pham Minh Tuan to win the men’s singles title of the Viet Nam Tennis Federation Pro Tour 1 which closed yesterday in Binh Dinh Province. Nguyen Van Phuong wins VTF Pro Tour 1 title after Nguyen Minh Tuan withdraws because of injury yesterday. — Photo of VTF No 1 seed Phuong, 18, ... Read More »

Vice-president of the FIG, Nellie Kim teaches Vietnamese gymnasts

Vice-president of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG), Nellie Kim of Belarus, has finished her course for Vietnamese coaches, gymnasts and referees in Hà Nội. Vice-president of the International Gymnastics Federation, Nellie Kim (left) and her co-worker Artur Akopyan seen in a training course for Vietnamese gymnasts. — Photo thethaovietnam.vn Nellie Kim is a five-time Olympic gold medallist and is currently ... Read More »

Tennis: 18-year-old player crowned champion at VTF Pro Tour 200

18-year-old Nguyen Van Phuong excelled over his senior Pham Minh Tuan during the men’s singles final at the first National Men’s and Women’s Tennis Championships (VTF Pro Tour 200-1) – Hung Thinh Cup 2019, on April 7, thus claiming the tournament’s championship title for the first time. Nguyen Van Phuong claimed his first championship title at the VTF Pro Tour ... Read More »

Ha Giang to host first off-road race in Dong Van geopark

The northernmost province of Ha Giang will organise the first off-road motor race for both motorbikes and cars in the UNESCO-recognised Dong Van Karts Global Geopark during the upcoming Liberation of the South and National Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day holidays. Drivers on a test run for the upcoming off-road motor race in Yen Minh district. According to ... Read More »

Vietnam’s football team to play Curacao at King’s Cup 2019

Vietnam’s national football team are set to face off against Curacao, a representative from CONCACAF, at the 2019 King’s Cup international tournament.  Curacao, a representative from CONCACAF (Photo: Lao Dong) The national team had originally been scheduled to play against El Salvador at the tournament which will take place in Thailand during June. According to the Football Association of Thailand ... Read More »