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Online meeting discusses preparations for SEA Games 31

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 champs

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 schedule

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 Hanoi

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 31

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 tournament

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’ dreams

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 July

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.

AFC adjusts schedule of AFC U-20 Women's Championship 2022

The first round of AFC U-20 Women's Championship 2022 will take place from March 13-21, 2021, instead of March 6-14 as previously announced, according to the Vietnam Football Federation.

National table tennis champs start today

The 38th National Table Tennis Championships are scheduled to start Tuesday evening in HCM City, featuring 178 athletes from 19 teams nationwide.


An Giang coach wants Pho Hien players and coach disciplined over fracas

An Giang coach Trinh Van Hau has said that he expects the VFF Discipline Committee to punish coach Hua Hien Vinh and striker Trinh Quang Vinh of Pho Hien FC after an altercation with one of his charges.


Paulo makes V.League 1 history in Sai Gon's 4-1 win

Pedro Paulo made history with the fastest goal ever in the V.League 1 as Sai Gon FC went on to beat SHB Da Nang 4-1 yesterday.


FIFA rankings indicate Vietnam’s progression over the past decade

The Vietnamese men’s national football team has climbed the FIFA rankings over the past 10-years to be named as the top footballing nation in Southeast Asia.

Vietnam arrives in Thailand for AFC U23 Championships

The Vietnam U23 football team has arrived in Thailand to prepare for the 2020 AFC U23 Championships.


Vietnam's top 10 sport events of 2019

Vietnamese athletes have had an outstanding 2019 at home and abroad. Việt Nam News looks at the top 10 events of the year.

Vietnam's ten outstanding sports events in 2019

Belows are the most prominent sports events of the year.

HCM City Marathon 2020 expected to attract over 10,000 participants

HCM City Marathon 2020 slated to be held on January 4-5 is expected to see the participation of 10,000 people.


Vietnam retains third place on SEA Games 30 medal tally

Vietnam secured an additional eight gold, seven silver and ten bronze medals on December 7 – the seventh competition day of the 30th Southeast Asian Gamesin the Philippines, retaining its third place on the medal tally.

SEA Games 30: Vietnam advance to football final

Vietnam advanced to the final of the men’s football at the ongoing 30th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 30) in the Philippines, after beating Cambodian rivals 4-0 in the semi-final match on December 7.

Vietnamese shipping industry adequate to meet rising demand: Vinalines

Vietnam’s ports and shipping industry is more than sufficient to meet the country’s demand in import-export activities.