Vietnam's top race walking athletes are gearing up for the highly anticipated Asian 20km Race Walking Championships, hoping to secure a spot in the 2024 Paris Olympic Games.
Athletes Nguyen Thi Oanh takes 1,500m Asian Indoor Championship title
Nguyen Thi Oanh finishes fifth place in Asian indoor tournament
Runner Chinh back on track for SEA Games
Outstanding athletes born in the Year of the Cat
'Barefoot Queen' returns to marathon glory
Princess Linh dances on the ice
Winner of world's toughest triathlon focuses on 'the journey, not the destination'
Vietnamese track-and-field athletes set for busy 2022
Vietnam's athletic team will have a busy year in 2022 with the two heavy tasks of defending its top position at the coming 31st Southeast Asian (SEA) Games and winning a gold at the 19th Asian Games.
Teen sensation guns for table tennis gold at SEA Games
Tran Mai Ngoc jumped in the air and screamed to celebrate her championship point. She had just become the second youngest national champion ever at the age of 17, and proved herself the future of Vietnamese table tennis.
Thai Nguyen native adds Muay Thai World Championship gold to her collection
Winning national tournaments in four different martial arts disciplines is no big deal for Bang Thi Mai. On top of that, she has added a gold medal from the Muay Thai World Championships, held in Thailand in December, to her collection.
COVID-19 hasn't stopped Vietnamese athletes setting new records
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted all parts of life, but Vietnamese athletes Nguyen Thi Oanh and Nguyen Thanh Ngung appear unfazed as they set new national athletics records in Hanoi.
Vietnamese footballer featured on FIFA’s promotional image
Forward Nguyen Tien Linh of Vietnam is among outstanding footballers featured in a special poster of the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA).
Seven Vietnamese athletes compete at Paralympic Tokyo 2020
7 Vietnamese athletes compete at Paralympic Tokyo 2020
Married couple set out to conquer Tokyo Paralympic Games
Cao Ngoc Hung and Nguyen Thi Hai are one of the world’s most famous disabled athlete couples. The world-class duo will represent Vietnam at the upcoming Tokyo Paralympics, aiming to bring home medals in para athletics.
Powerlifter beats cancer to attend five Paralympics
Despite being paralysed in both legs and once suffering a terrible throat cancer, Chau Hoang Tuyet Loan has extraordinary reserves of energy. The 46-year-old powerlifter is about to go to Tokyo for her fifth consecutive Paralympics.
Vietnam veteran sets eyes on rowing golds
Someone once said "no man ever steps in the same river twice" but Pham Thi Hue has proved the exception to the rule. She has twice won an official Olympic berth but had to stay home both times and instead witnessing athletes competing on TV.
No time to rest for VN Olympic hopefuls
Vietnamese athletes have wasted no time after arriving in Tokyo and have immediately started training for their upcoming Olympic competitions.
Hanoi women's boxing hopeful in the spotlight as Olympics draw closer
Boxing coach Nguyen Nhu Cuong is very happy that his dream of having Hanoi female boxers win places in the Olympics has come true.
Vietnamese athletes to receive VND1.85 billion for Tokyo Olympic gold
Vietnamese Olympic athletes at the Tokyo 2020 Games will receive VND1.85 billion (over US$80,600) in bonuses for each gold medal win.