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 Viet Nam win FIFA Online 3; Tien Minh to compete at Singapore open tourney;

4 killed, 16 wounded in U.S. Army base shooting

 A soldier opened fire at the U.S. Army post of Fort Hood in Texas on Wednesday, killing three people and wounding 16 others before killing himself, the commanding general of the post said.

Sports News Headlines 3/4

 Grandmaster Liem climbs in rankings; Minh, Trang to compete in Singapore Open; Vinh shoots his way to fourth spot; Vietnam U19 squad to compete in France; Korean tourism industry supports Vietnamese athletes

Sports News Headlines 25/3

 Beach volleyball athletes busy with tourneys; Da Nang swimmers win championship; Emphatic Binh Duong show title dominance; Vietnamese shooters compete at ISSF World Cup

30 sports at 28th SEA Games announced

 VietNamNet Bridge – Singapore has announced 30 sports for competition at the 28th Southeast Asian Games scheduled for the summer of 2015.

Sports Headlines January 4

 Three Vietnamese volleyballers play for Thailand; Vien leaves for training in the US; Tuan fired on New Year's Day; Vinh to shoot in Kuwait

SEA Games: Women footballers cruise into semi-finals

 Female Vietnamese footballers have qualified for the semi-final match of the 27th SEA Games in Myanmar after defeating their hosts Myanmar 1-0 on December 15.

Vietnam to host Asian futsal champs

 The Asian Football Confederation has selected Viet Nam to host the Asian Futsal (indoor football) Championships in 2014.

Vietnam tennis star makes top 100 on junior world ranking

 Vietnam tennis prodigy Ly Hoang Nam rose 47 spots to 95th place with 331 points on the latest junior world ranking, published by the International Tennis Federation on October 28.

Vietnam xiangqi stars to compete in World Mind Games

Vietnam xiangqi masters Uong Duong Bac and Nguyen Hoang Yen have qualified for the third SportAccord World Mind Games in Beijing this December after their excellent performances at the recent World Xiangqi Championships.

Hoang Nam clinches ITF championship title

 Vietnamese tennis teenager Ly Hoang Nam outplayed top seed Boris Pokotilov of Russia in a final match on October 27, claiming a historic victory at the ITF's Group II youth tennis championships in Bangkok, Thailand.

Hanoi hosts Tiger Street Football festival

 The international Tiger Street Football 2013 festival will take place at the Royal City Centre in Hanoi on October 26.

Vietnam defeat Qatar in friendly game

 Vietnam’s football squad successfully reversed the situation to beat Qatar 2-1 in a friendly match early on October 10 (local time).

Dong Nai: Traffic policeman shoots two colleagues, one dead

In the afternoon of September 22, a horrific shooting that killed one police officer on the spot and made two others seriously injured occurred at the headquarters of Suoi Tre traffic control station in Long Khanh town, Dong Nai province.

Obama: Navy Yard shooting must inspire gun law change

 President Barack Obama used a memorial service for the victims of America's latest mass shooting on Sunday to make another impassioned appeal to reform gun ownership laws.

Thai Binh: Man shoots five officials for land-related issues

Yesterday afternoon, September 11, a 42 -year-old man broke into the headquarters of the Thai Binh Province administration to shoot five officials, causing one dead and two injured. The suspect is believed to have committed suicide after that.

Cong Vinh scores for Consadole Sapporo

 Vietnamese striker Le Cong Vinh has made a spectacular debut before Japanese football fans with a goal in the second round Emperor Cup match between Consadole Sapporo and Hokkaido University on September 7.

At least 17 injured in Mother's Day shooting in U.S.

 At least 17 people were injured Sunday when gunmen opened fire at a parade in New Orleans in the U. S. state of Louisiana, U.S. media reported.

US shooting revives debate over mental health care

 The deadly US shooting rampage last week has revived debate about access to mental health care -- a tough issue as state funds dry up and laws make it difficult to treat people against their will.

Church near U.S. school shooting site evacuated following threat

 A church in U.S. state Connecticut was evacuated Sunday because of an unspecified threat. The church was near the site of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting which had left 28 people dead.