SEA Games 30

Update news SEA Games 30

1.Vietnam among countries with highest GDP growth rate in region


Striker Huynh Nhu, born to play football

Huynh Nhu has a long love affair with the beautiful game since she was a child and reaching the top of her profession has only made her fall more deeply in love with football.

Ambassadors send Tet greetings, gender equality messages with female footballers

Foreign ambassadors have extended their greetings ahead of Vietnamese traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) festival in a video featuring the national women’s football team.

Track-and-field athlete Nhat Hoang wins Victory Cup Awards 2019

Vietnamese athlete Tran Nhat Hoang has finished first in the Victory Cup Awards 2019, with voting for the awards closing at midnight on January 1.

Vietnamese athlete wins gold medal at Asian Pencak Silat Championship

Nguyen Thi Cam Nhi of Vietnam bagged the gold medal in the women’s 70kg category at the 5th Asian Pencak Silat Championship, which took place in Yanji, China, from December 25 - 30.

Vietnam eyes more berths at Tokyo Olympics 2020

Vietnam’s sport sector will strive to have more athletes eligible to compete at the Tokyo Olympics 2020 in Japan, heard a conference of the Vietnam Sports Administration in Hanoi this week.

SEA Game 30: Curtain falls, SEA Games flag goes to Vietnam

The 30th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 30) in the Philippines ended with a spectacular music and light feast-inspired closing ceremony, and the official flag handover to Vietnam – the host of the 2021 event.

Sleepless night following Vietnam victory in men’s football at SEA Games

Football fans in Hanoi partied long into the night after Vietnam’s first-ever Southeast Asian Games gold medal following an emphatic 3-0 win over Indonesia on December 10.

SEA Games 30: Vietnam win long-awaited gold in men’s football

Vietnam won the first-ever Southeast Asian (SEA) Games gold medal after defeating their Indonesian rivals 3-0 in the final match in the Philippines on December 10.

SEA Games 30: Wrestlers bring home three more gold medals

Vietnamese wrestlers made fans back home proud for nabbing three gold medals at the 30th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 30) on December 10.

Travel firms offer extra tours to SEA Games 30’s football final

Travel companies in Ho Chi Minh City have offered tours to take Vietnamese fans to the Philippines to watch their team competing in the football final of the 30th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 30).

Vietnamese athletes win 70 gold medals during ongoing SEA Games 30

The delegation of Vietnamese athletes at the 30th Southeast Asian Games secured an additional four gold medals on December 9, the ninth day of competition, to increase the team’s total number of gold medals to 70.

Vietnam Airlines to increase flights to Philippines for football fans

Vietnam Airlines announced on December 7 that it will have six more flights to Manila on December 10 to serve football fans, who want to watch the finals of SEA Games 30's men football between Vietnam and Indonesia.

SEA Games 30: Vietnam moves to second place on eight day

Vietnam secured an additional 20 gold, five silver and seven bronze medals on December 8 – the eight competition day of the 30th Southeast Asian Games, moving to second place on the medal tally.

SEA Games 30: Vietnam’s female football team wins gold medal

The Vietnamese female football players became the champion of women’s football at the 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in the Philippines after defeating Thailand 1-0 on December 8.

Tien Linh, Duc Chinh in contention to be top scorer at SEA Games

Vietnamese forwards Nguyen Tien Linh and Ha Duc Chinh are in the running to claim the title of top goal scorer at the SEA Games 30.

Vietnamese women’s team qualify for volleyball finals at SEA Games

The Vietnamese women’s volleyball team have successfully beaten off competition from strong local rivals to make it to the finals of the SEA Games 30.

Vietnamese women’s football team receive big bonus

The Vietnamese women’s national football team have been awarded a bonus totaling VND2.5 billion following their progression to the final round of the 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games 30.

SEA Games 30: Vietnam secures golds in tennis, cycling, canoeing

Vietnam has earned two gold medals in tennis and cycling, at the SEA Games 30 on December 6.

SEA Games 30: Swimmer Vien bags two more gold medals

Vietnamese swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien on December 6 pocketed two more gold medals at the ongoing 30th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 30) in the Philippines.