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VTF Tour begins today in Tay Ninh

VietNamNet Bridge – The second Viet Nam Tennis Federation Tour begins today in Tay Ninh Province, with the participation of many national top tennis players. Ly Hoang Nam will vie for title against other athletes at the VTF Pro Tour in Tey Ninh Province. — Photo VTF Nearly 120 players, including No 1 Ly Hoang ... Read More »

Triple threat: 25-year-old aces Ironman 140.6

VietNamNet Bridge – From a little girl who was clueless about sports for 21 years, Le Phuong Vy has come a long way. She is the first Vietnamese female athlete in the 18-24 age group to complete Ironman 140.6, one of the most difficult triathlons in the world. And she achieved this feat only two years after she started running. ... Read More »

VN win five golds in Singapore

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnamese athletes brought home five golds and one silver medal from the 80th Singapore Open Track and Field Championship which closed yesterday. Nguyen Thi Oanh (right) and Le Trung Duc show their 3,000m steeplechase gold medals won in Singapore tournament. — Photo of Nguyen Thi Oanh’s facebook Two-time Southeast Asian Games winner Nguyen Thi Oanh won the ... Read More »

Quang Ninh win three V.League’s awards in March

VietNamNet Bridge – Quang Ninh Coal secured most of V.League’s awards in March, according to the tour organisers. Quang Ninh Coal are the best V.League team of March. — Photo They were the most impressive team of the month with two wins and one draw. Coach Phan Thanh Hung was voted the best manager, while striker Teofilo Soares Eydison ... Read More »

Vietnam wins four gold medals in Singapore Athletics Open

Vietnam won four gold medals at the ongoing 80th Singapore Open Track and Field Championship. Pham Thi Hue (L) and Pham Thi Hong Le celebrate with the national flag after winning the women’s 5,000m event of the Singapore Open Track and Field Championship (Photo: Pham Thi Hue and Nguyen Van Lai won two gold medals in the women’s and ... Read More »

Defeating South Korea a must for World Cup berth

Moving on from their two huge defeats in the Asian Women’s Cup, the Vietnamese players are positive for their last Group B match against South Korea today in Amman, Jordan. Vietnamese players in a training for the clash against South Korea yesterday. — Photo After two rounds, Viet Nam, world No 35, are at the bottom of the ranking ... Read More »

Goalkeeper Kieu Trinh honoured with Labour Order, third class

Female goalkeeper Dang Thi Kieu Trinh has been honoured with the Labour Order, third class, from the State for her significant contributions to Vietnam’s women’s football as a whole, and to the women’s national team in particular, over the past few years. Vietnamese goalkeeper Dang Thi Kieu Trinh  In addition to the veteran goalie, other members of the women’s national ... Read More »

Vietnam Kendo practitioners keep sword skills sharp

Introduced in Vietnam more than 10 years ago, the Japanese martial art, Kendo (way of sword), is increasingly attracting young people to practice it.  Japanese martial art, Kendo (way of sword) was first introduced to Vietnam in the 1990s. (Photo: VOV) Kendo is not only for physical training but also for the improvement of mental strength. It was first introduced ... Read More »

VN finish second at Asian Youth Chess Championship

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam grabbed three more golds at the Asian Youth Chess Championships’ standard events. The tournament concluded in Thailand on Monday. Bach Ngoc Thuy Duong pocketed her second title after winning in the girls’ U16 category. Women’s FIDE Master Duong ranked fifth before the final round match, with 0.5 points less than her rivals. In the ninth game, while ... Read More »