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Minh drops further in world ranking

 VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam's top badminton player Nguyen Tien Minh has slipped two places to 20th in world rankings after failing in the first round of China Open.

Sports News 3/11

 Hoang Anh Gia Lai replace seniors; Minh drops one place in rankings; Women's team target top spot; Knee injury sidelines Khanh; Cambodia hosts table tennis champs; Young chess players head for India; Top athletes awarded bonus prize

Off-road race in Da Lat attracts 20 teams

 Twenty drivers gathered their specially modified stock cars at the starting line of the country’s largest off-road race, which kicked off the holiday week-end on Aug 30 and runs until Sep 2, in the Central Highland province of Lam Dong.

Vietnam aims for gold at first Chinese Chess world tournament

Vietnam aims for gold at first Chinese Chess world tournament; Tien Minh cruises into third round of BWF; Yonex Sunrise Vietnam Open 2014 to kick off in HCM City

Trang enters third round at worlds

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vu Thi Trang of Viet Nam had a walk over into the third round of the Badminton World Federation World Championships in Denmark yesterday, Aug 26.

Minh claims first international badminton crown in Hanoi

 VietNamNet Bridge – The only world top 10 athlete, Nguyen Tien Minh, had no rival at the Ciputra Hanoi - Yonex Sunrise Vietnam International Challenge.

Badminton: Cao Cuong reaches world top five

 Young Vietnamese badminton player Pham Cao Cuong has secured 5th place in the latest World Badminton Federation (WBF) rankings for junior players.

Sports News Headlines 4/3

 Cuong ranks fifth in world junior list; Anh Vien gets another gold at US competition; Binh Duong hosts international women’s cycling tourney;

Sports News Headlines 21/2

 Tien Minh named 8th seed at Yonex All England Open 2014; Amateur cyclists get set for Binh Duong race; Domestic football league loses footing on home-ground

Badminton player Cao Cuong reaches quarter finals of U19 Asia

 VietNamNet Bridge – On February 20, Pham Cao Cuong, who ranks 9th in the World Junior Ranking, won the third consecutive game to enter the quarterfinals of the U19 Asian Championships.

Sports Headlines January 9

 Nam moves onto Coffee Bowl third round; Minh defeats Hong Kong rival at Korea Open; Striker Bryan comes to V-League's Ninh Binh; Duan pedals to second stage win of Ben Tre cycling tournament

Sports Headlines January 6

 Tottenham, Japan arrive for U19 Cup; Badminton player placed 7th in the world; Three-time SEA Games winner to compete in Kuwait; V-League champions to grab VND4 billion prize; Ba Ra mountain climbing to kick off next week

Minh receives wildcard to start SEA Games' quarters

 VietNamNet Bridge – The SEA Games badminton draw selected Vietnamese top player Nguyen Tien Minh to start in the quarter-final round at the Southeast Asian Games in Myanmar yesterday, Dec 10.

Shuttler Trang advances as others fall at Vietnam Open

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam’s N°1 female badminton player, Vu Thi Trang, was the only Vietnamese player to win during the first day of the international badminton championships, the Vietnam Grand Prix Open 2013.

World Cup 2015 hopes growth for Vietnamese women

Host Viet Nam joined Group A of the Asian Women's Football Cup final after a draw in HCM City this morning.

Vietnam's leading badminton player eyes SEA Games trophy

VietNamNet Bridge – He may have amassed a collection of international titles, but Viet Nam's top badminton player Nguyen Tien Minh is still missing a men's singles gold from the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games.

Local badminton player placed 8th in world ratings

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam’s best male badminton player Nguyen Tien Minh has earned 8th place in the World Badminton Federation’s (WBF) latest rankings.

Nam wins second game at Mexican Yucatan Cup

 Ly Hoang Nam won his second match at the Yucatan Cup tennis tournament in Mexico yesterday.

Female footballers train in China for SEA Games

 Female Vietnamese players flew to Jiangsu province’s Nanjing city on November 18 for a two-week training course in preparation for the upcoming 27th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games).

VN duo make quarters at Malaysia Challenge

VietNamNet Bridge – Duong Bao Duc and Nguyen Hoang Nam of Viet Nam advanced to the Maybank International Challenge's quarter-finals yesterday (Nov 14) in Kuching, Malaysia.