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National Chess Championship crowns new winnersicon

National Chess Championship crowns new winners

Le Tuan Minh and Luong Phuong Hanh won their first-ever National Chess Championship titles in Hanoi on Sunday.

 
Linh wins US tennis tournamenticon

Linh wins US tennis tournament

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
08/09/2020

Teenage tennis star Dong Khanh Linh triumphed at the One Love Tennis Labor Day Jr Open in the US on Monday.

Baby on the way, long jump champ Thao eyes competitionicon

Baby on the way, long jump champ Thao eyes competition

FEATURE
29/08/2020

Vietnam’s top long jumper Bui Thi Thu Thao is about to become a mother, but she already has her sights set on competing next year.

Vietnamese runner aims for SEA Games marathon goldicon

Vietnamese runner aims for SEA Games marathon gold

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
14/08/2020

About a hundred metres before prior to the finish line, Hoang Nguyen Thanh pulled out a tiny national flag and waived to celebrate his victory in the 2020 national marathon championship.

IRONMAN 70.3 Vietnam rescheduled for 2021icon

IRONMAN 70.3 Vietnam rescheduled for 2021

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
08/08/2020

The IRONMAN 70.3 Vietnam 2020 has been rescheduled for May 2021 in the central city of Da Nang after being postponed twice due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sporting events in Vietnam suspended over COVID-19 fearsicon

Sporting events in Vietnam suspended over COVID-19 fears

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
07/08/2020

A number of national sporting events will be suspended to ensure the safety of those involved amid the COVID-19 outbreak, the Vietnam Sports Administration announced on August 7.

Hospitality group hosts race for environmenticon

Hospitality group hosts race for environment

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
06/08/2020

Vietnamese citizens and foreigners living in Vietnam are eligible to join an online race launched by Muong Thanh Hospitality Group to inspire people to live healthily.

All tennis tournaments in August postponedicon

All tennis tournaments in August postponed

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
05/08/2020

The Vietnam Tennis Federation has decided to postpone all tennis tournaments slated for August due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic in several provinces and cities.

Hanoi to be main host of SEA Games 31 in 2021icon

Hanoi to be main host of SEA Games 31 in 2021

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
26/07/2020

The host country of the SEA Games 31 will announce sports and events for the tournament in November.

Da Nang International Marathon to return next monthicon

Da Nang International Marathon to return next month

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
22/07/2020

The 2020 Manulife Da Nang International Marathon will return to the central coastal city from August 7 to 9, with the message “Vietnam Can”.

Online meeting discusses preparations for SEA Games 31icon

Online meeting discusses preparations for SEA Games 31

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
22/07/2020

The Southeast Asian Games Federation (SEAGF) is convening a virtual meeting on July 21 and 22 to review Vietnam’s preparations for hosting the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31) next year.

Trang wins national table tennis champsicon

Trang wins national table tennis champs

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
21/07/2020

Mai Hoang My Trang triumphed in the 38th National Table Tennis Championships which concluded in HCM City over the weekend.

Several sports dropped from upcoming SEA Games 31 scheduleicon

Several sports dropped from upcoming SEA Games 31 schedule

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
21/07/2020

Up to 20 sports will not take place during the 31st Southeast Asian (SEA) Games which Vietnam is scheduled to host next year, according to the Vietnamese Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Three on three basketball hits central Hanoiicon

Three on three basketball hits central Hanoi

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
20/07/2020

If the legendary founder of Hanoi King Ly Thai To didn’t know how to crossover his opponent, step back and drill a three-pointer before this weekend, he does now.

Vietnam presses ahead with preparation for SEA Games 31icon

Vietnam presses ahead with preparation for SEA Games 31

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
18/07/2020

The Vietnam Sports Administration (VSA) is pressing ahead with preparations for the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31) and the 11th ASEAN Para Games to be hosted by Vietnam in 2021.

Over 100 paragliders compete in national tournamenticon

Over 100 paragliders compete in national tournament

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
18/07/2020

More than 100 paragliders from 10 clubs nationwide have gathered at a national competition that kicked off in the central coastal city of Da Nang on July 18.

No Tokyo, but flame still burns brightly in athletes’ dreamsicon

No Tokyo, but flame still burns brightly in athletes’ dreams

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
16/07/2020

The Olympic Games, one of the most-anticipated sporting events on the planet, was originally scheduled to start later this month in Tokyo but was postponed to July 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Official sports of SEA Games 31, Para Games 11 to be announced in Julyicon

Official sports of SEA Games 31, Para Games 11 to be announced in July

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
16/07/2020

The host Vietnam will hold an online conference with regional countries on July 21-22 to announce the list of sports at te 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31) and 11th Southeast Asian Para Games (Para Games 11), which are scheduled for 2021.