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Vietnamese cyclist en route to earning Olympic spot

Top Vietnamese female cyclist Nguyen Thi That will likely earn a ticket to compete in the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. Top Vietnamese female cyclist Nguyen Thi That (middle). (Photo: mediacdn.vn) The International Cycling Federation (UCI) has announced that That ranks 33rd in the world. It means she can play in Tokyo in 2020. ... Read More »

Fledgling basketball league winning over Vietnamese fans

With its third season about to get underway, those involved in Vietnam’s national basketball league feel encouraged by the sport’s growing popularity. Not many people know that Mr. Le Dang Khoa, who is now a “shark” in the gameshow Shark Tank Vietnam, is also the owner of the Danang Dragons, a professional basketball team that won the first season of ... Read More »

FIFA threatens to stop broadcasting World Cup over illegal streaming?

Nearly two weeks after officially purchasing the rights to broadcast the 2018 World Cup, VTV identified over 700 cases of copyright infringement, prompting FIFA to potentially stop broadcasting the next several matches. VTV requested aid from MIC to protects its World Cup TV rights (Photo: vtv.vn) Only three days since the opening of the 2018 World Cup, Vietnam Television (VTV) ... Read More »

Vietnamese cheer on 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia

A group of young Vietnamese people are revelling the festive atmosphere of the global phenomenon that is the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Ngoc Nu, Do Kim Phuc and Nguyen Ngoc Anh are present in Russia and intend to raise the Vietnamese national flag at every World Cup match they can get seats at. Their journey around Russia has ... Read More »

HCM City triump at national junior vovinam champs

HCM City triumphed at the National Junior Vovinam (Vietnamese traditional martial arts) Championship which wrapped up in the southern province of Phú Yên on Sunday. HCM City’s martial artists. — Photo voh.com.vn The team won 12 golds, four silvers and 13 bronzes. Cần Thơ came second with eight golds, seven silvers and four bronzes, while the Military team finished third ... Read More »

Vietnam rank sixth in Asian volleyball championship

Viet Nam ranked sixth in the Asian Women’s U19 volleyball championship, LienVietPostBank 2018 Cup. Viet Nam volleyball team. — Photo thethaovanhoa.vn The event concluded in the northern province of Bac Ninh on June 17. Viet Nam lost to South Korea 0-3 to finish sixth. Japan won the title after beating China 3-0. The Viet Nam Volleyball Federation awarded the team ... Read More »

Thang Long Warriors sack German-Serbian coach

The new Viet Nam Basketball Association (VBA) League only got underway over the weekend, but the drama has kicked into mid-season form. Coach Predrag Lukic. Matt Skillman coached the defending champions Thang Long Warriors to a tight 77-74 defeat to the Cantho Catfish on Saturday, and was relieved of his position a day later. The capital side wasted no time ... Read More »

A look at the Vietnamese World Cup trophies

The models of the gold World Cup trophy are meticulously made by the artisans of Bat Trang ceramic village in Hanoi, and have been impressing many visitors including foreign tourists. The ceramic workshop of artisan Vuong Hong Nhat in Bat Trang commune, Gia Lam district is flooded with models of the World Cup trophy. Mr Nhat’s workshop operates at full ... Read More »

Best-selling fan items for World Cup

The World Cup is the most popular sporting event on the planet. Vietnamese traders will not miss their chance to make money from the football tournament. Zabivaka mascots are on display at many shops with a price of VND150,000-VND350,000, depending on the size, while a key chain costs from VND30,000-VND150,000. The owner of a sport clothing shop says the number ... Read More »

SHB Da Nang to test former Argentinian footballer

SHB Da Nang will test former footballer of Argentina Nicolás Alejandro Dul del Río to enhance their force for the second leg of the V.League 1. Nicolás Alejandro Dul del Río (left) is on a trial with SHB Da Nang . — Photo bongda.com.vn The 30-year-old player has played for Atlético River Plate Club, a professional Argentine sports club based ... Read More »