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The Vietnam Recreational and Electronic Sport Association (VIRESA) will assist the E-Sport Federation of Cambodia (EFC) to organise e-sports events at the 32nd Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 32) in Cambodia next year.

31ST SEA GAMES: UPDATES MAY 14

SEA Games 31: Vietnam win golds in running, rowing, wushu

Fencer An, shooter Vinh selected SEA Games' flag bearer, cauldron lighter

Reigning fencing champion Vu Thanh An will fly the flag for Vietnam at the 31st SEA Games while Olympic gold medallist Hoang Xuan Vinh will light the cauldron in Hanoi on May 12.

'Old man' Tuan sets out to conquer SEA Games marathon

Dubbed ‘old man’ in the marathon community, Le Van Tuan has shown an iron will and strong mind to dominate various difficult tournaments.

Official song for SEA Games 31 released

An official song for the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31) has debuted, featuring the participation of a collection of local singers.

Special challenges ahead for Vietnamese sports in 2022

2022 represents a special year for Vietnamese sports, particularly as the country will play host to the 31st SEA Games and send athletes to the 19th Asian Games in Hangzhou (China).

Preparation accelerated for SEA Games 31

Relevant agencies and localities in Vietnam are speeding up preparations for the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games) which is scheduled to be held from May 12 to 23 this year.

Vietnam’s e-sports to strengthen position at major arenas

Vietnamese e-sports have witnessed strides over the years as the country’s holding and participation in regional and international events is strengthening its position at major arenas.

Opening the huge market for e-sports

Along with the development of the game market and digital entertainment platform, eSports has potential for development in a diverse and highly globalized ecosystem.

Vietnam ready to welcome sport teams to SEA Games 31 in mid-May 2022

Vietnam is ready to welcome sport teams from 11 regional countries to the 31st Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in mid-May, 2022, said Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Dao Cuong.

Vietnam granted delay on decision to halt SEA Games

After several back-and-forth discussions failed to materialise in a compromise, organisers of the 31st Southeast Asian Games deferred again last week from making a decision on whether to postpone the competition 

Chinh to put best foot forward at SEA Games

Le Tu Chinh is Vietnam's top sprinter. The 24-year-old has dominated the 100m in the Southeast Asian Games since 2017. As Vietnam is to host the biennial Games for the second time later this year or in spring next year,

Singapore proposes ASEAN nations co-host SEA Games

According to Lim Teck Yin - CEO of Sport Singapore, ASEAN countries could co-host the SEA Games 31.

SEA Games to be broadcast live on TV and social media sites

All events at the Southeast Asian Games (SEA) will be broadcast live on television and social media sites, organisers revealed during a meeting in Hanoi on Monday.

Vietnam Baseball - Softball Federation elects first head

Tran Duc Phan, deputy head of the Department of Sports and Physical Training, was elected as president of the Vietnam National Baseball - Softball Federation (VBSF) during its first congress held in Hanoi on April 10.

Athletes to compete in Speed Cup in HCM City

The Thong Nhat Speed Cup this year will take place at Thong Nhat Stadium in HCM City on April 22-24.

Ministry announces venues for SEA Games 31 competitions

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has recently announced a list of venues for sport competitions of the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31).

Anh gears up for SEA Games’ gold medal

At the Hanoi-based National Sports Training Centre, Khuat Phuong Anh is training hard to prepare for the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games to be held in Vietnam later this year.

On the fast track to Games glory

Tran Dinh Son will be 24 when the Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games) are held in Hanoi in November and December. Expectations are high that he will celebrate this Year of the Buffalo, his “birth year”, with a win in the 400m individual event.

Dual task of Vietnamese sport

Recently, two Vietnamese match officials, referee Bui Thi Thu Trang and assistant referee Truong Thi Le Trinh, made the FIFA shortlist of 750 candidates,