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Vietnam likely to secure two badminton spots in Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

Vietnamese shuttlers Nguyen Tien Minh and Nguyen Thuy Linh are very likely to book their places in the badminton tournament at the upcoming rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Vietnam to host Davis Cup events

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has confirmed Vietnam as among the host nations for Davis Cup Group III events in Asia/Oceania taking place in the middle of the year.

Vietnamese players in top 50 world badminton rankings

Vietnam’s No. 1 badminton player Nguyen Tien Minh was ranked 50th in the world in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings in September.

Badminton player Vu Thi Trang wins Graphics Challenge title

Vu Thi Trang of Vietnam won the Graphics International Challenge badminton tournament on December 22 in Orange County, California, the US.

Vu Thi Trang outplays top seed to win US int’l badminton tournament

Vietnam’s no. 1 female shuttler, Vu Thi Trang, saw off top seed Brittney Tam 2-1 in the final on December 22 to claim the women’s singles title at the 2019 Yonex/K&D Graphics International Challenge Tournament in the United States.

Pham Cao Cuong triumphs in Nepal International Challenge

Talented Vietnamese badminton player Pham Cao Cuong has won the Yonex Sunrise Nepal International Challenge during its conclusion in the Nepalese capital of Kathmandu.

Vietnam's top badminton player suffers early elimination from BWF World Champs

Nguyen Tien Minh, Vietnam’s top badminton player, endured an early exit at the BWF World Championships which are currently underway in Basel, Switzerland.


Dak Lak triumph in National Sports Festival for Ethnic Minorities

Dak Lak  triumphed in the 11th National Sports Festival for Ethnic Minorities which closed in Dak Nong Province on May 27.

Badminton: Trang advances, Minh loses

 VietNamNet Bridge – No 3 seed Vu Thi Trang of Viet Nam defeated Japanese Haruko Suzuki 21-17, 21-15 in the second round match of the Celcom Axiata Malaysia International Challenge badminton tournament yesterday

Vietnam wins two gold medals at Hanoi Challenger

 Nguyen Tien Minh and Vu Thi Trang brought their gold medals home after winning in the finals of the Yonex Sunrise Vietnam International Challenge yesterday in Hanoi.

Nguyen Tien Minh advances, other Vietnamese out in China

 Nguyen Tien Minh will face badminton legend Lin Dan in the second round of the Dong Feng Citroen Badminton Asia Championships in Wuhan, China.

Vietnamese players secure main round berths at Asian championship

 Vietnamese players had a good start at the Dong Feng Citroen Badminton Asia Championships which began yesterday in Wuhan, China.

Vietnamese shuttlers compete in Asian championships

 National singles ace Nguyen Tien Minh and nine other team members are representing Vietnam in the 2016 Badminton Asia Championships, taking place in Wuhan, China from April 26 to May 1. 

Tien Minh returns to top 40 in BWF world rankings

  Top Vietnamese badminton player Nguyen Tien Minh climbed seven places to 36th position with 35,050 points in the latest world rankings announced by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) on March 31.  

Tien Minh takes out Vincent Tong at New Zealand Open

 Vietnamese hot-shot Nguyen Tien Minh took out New Zealand’s Vincent Tong in just 16 minutes of play to advance to the third round of the SKYCITY New Zealand Open badminton tournament in Auckland City.

VN win two silver medals at Portuguese Championship

 Vietnam won two silver medals at the 51st Portuguese International Badminton Championship on March 13.

Nguyen Tien Minh exits in first round of Malaysia Masters

 Top badminton player Nguyen Tien Minh on January 20 lost to strong Malaysian rival Goh Soon Huat at the men's singles first-round match of the Malaysia Masters at the Spice Arena in Penang.

Minh enters third round of Mexico Grand Prix

 VietNamNet Bridge – Top Vietnamese badminton player Nguyen Tien Minh entered the third round of the men's singles event at the US$50,000 Mexico Grand Prix yesterday morning (December 17).

Viet Nam win 10 gold medals at ASEAN School Games

 VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam won 10 gold, two silver and eight bronze medals to temporarily rank fourth at the 2015 ASEAN School Games at the Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Stadium, Brunei, yesterday Nov 25.

Minh knocked out of Total BWF Championships

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnamese badminton ace Nguyen Tien Minh was knocked out of the TOTAL Badminton World Federation (BWF)’s Championships after a third-round loss on August 13 in Jakarta, Indonesia.