Weightlifting coach apologizes for Olympics blank in Tokyo
Coach Luu Van Thang apologized to fans after weightlifter Hoang Thi Duyen failed to come into reckoning for a medal at the Tokyo Olympics.
Vietnamese boxer makes Tokyo Olympics exit
Nguyen Van Duong ended his Olympics campaign with a loss to Mongolian boxer Erdenebatyn Tsendbaatar in round of 16 Wednesday evening.
Vietnamese female badminton player happy despite Olympic elimination
Nguyen Thuy Linh said goodbye to the Tokyo Olympics after beating Swiss player Sabrina Jaquet on Wednesday morning.
Vietnamese badminton veteran exits Tokyo Olympics
After his second straight loss, Vietnamese badminton veteran Nguyen Tien Minh bowed out of the Tokyo Olympics Tuesday night.
Vietnamese weightlifter fails to hoist Olympic medal
Hoang Thi Duyen couldn’t bring a medal home in the women’s 59 kilogram Olympic weightlifting catergory Tuesday.
Badminton World Federation praises Vietnamese veteran
Nguyen Tien Minh was lauded by Badminton World Federation (BWF) for his persistence at the Tokyo Olympics.
Vietnamese swimmer out of Olympic 200m freestyle race
Nguyen Thi Anh Vien was eliminated from the women’s 200 meters freestyle swimming event at the Tokyo Olympics Monday.
National football coach recruits South Korean experts for World Cup qualifiers
To prepare for the upcoming final World Cup qualification round, coach Park Hang-seo has recruited experts Park Chung-kyun and Kim Tae-min.
Vietnamese boxer off to great Olympics start
Nguyen Van Duong defeated Azerbaijani Alyev Tayfur in his first boxing match at Tokyo Olympics Saturday evening
Vietnamese veteran shooter exits Tokyo Olympics
Hoang Xuan Vinh failed to defend his Olympic shooting gold medal following first-round elimination Saturday.
Vietnamese badminton player earns first Tokyo Olympics win
Nguyen Thuy Linh defeated French player Qi Xuefei 2-0 in her first Olympic women’s badminton group stage game Saturday.
Vietnamese grandmaster to play another Champion Chess Tour event
Le Quang Liem will compete in Chessable Masters, the eighth tournament of the prestigious Champion Chess Tour series.
Vietnam among first seeds of 2021 AFF Cup
Vietnam and Thailand are the first seeded teams of 2021 AFF Cup, meaning they will not clash in the group stage.
Troubled Tokyo Olympics set to open under Covid cloud
The most troubled Olympics in modern history finally get underway in Tokyo on Friday, struggling in Covid-19 after a one-year postponement following a build-up marred by scandal and controversy.
Slim chance for Vietnamese shooting champ to defend Olympic gold
Hoang Xuan Vinh has little to no chance to defend his gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics, considering his current form.
National broadcaster acquires last-minute screening rights for Tokyo Olympics
VTV has announced the purchase of broadcasting rights for the Tokyo Olympics, with two days left until the event.
Vietnam puts Olympic hope on star athlete
Quach Thi Lan can become the first Vietnamese athlete to advance to the athletics semifinals in Tokyo if she retains her current form.
Vietnamese swimmers set realistic Olympic target
Advancing to the Olympics final will be considered a great success for swimmers Nguyen Huy Hoang and Nguyen Thi Anh Vien, since getting a medal is out of reach.
Clubs protest V. League schedule change
Officials of V. League clubs are frustrated with the proposal to shift V. League 2021 to next year, saying this will mire them in financial difficulties.
Suspended V. League may be postponed until 2022
Organizers have proposed that the V.League is moved to February 2022, considering the Covid-19 situation and the national football team’s schedule for the final World Cup qualifying round.
Runner couple host marathon themed wedding
Dam Thanh Tung and Le Trang added a marathon to their wedding celebrations this month.
Next Media partners with German football club on youth development
Borussia Dortmund (BVB), winner of the 20/21 DFB-Pokal, has cooperated with Next Media to set up BVB youth academies and roll out a youth program in several schools across Vietnam.
Olympics-do-it-yourself medal ceremony at Tokyo Games amid pandemic
Olympic champions at the Tokyo Games starting next week can forget about having their medals hung around their necks.
Vietnam broadcasters struggle to acquire Olympics screening rights
Screening rights for the Tokyo Olympics have yet to be obtained by a Vietnamese broadcaster due to the exceptionally high price.
World Cup qualifiers: One-day quarantine for Vietnam after Saudi Arabia game
The national football team will enter one-day quarantine after returning from the World Cup qualification game with Saudi Arabia to face Australia five days later in September.
Vietnamese gymnasts eye chance of Olympic glory
Le Thanh Tung and Dinh Phuong Thanh might set new records for Vietnamese gymnastics at the Tokyo Olympics, should they make it to the final.
Vietnamese cueists exit international billiards tournament
Tran Quyet Chien and Nguyen Quoc Nguyen waved goodbye to the UMB 3C Grand Prix 2021 in South Korea after intense matches on Wednesday.
Difficulties await Vietnam at pandemic-haunted Olympics
Vietnamese athletes could face certain problems during their stay in Tokyo Olympics, as they cannot make specific accomodation and training plans given the Covid situations.
Female golfer first Vietnamese to compete in prestigious amateur US tournament
Hanako Kawasaki, a Vietnamese of Japanese descent, has become the first golfer from Vietnam to play in the renowned U.S. Women’s Amateur.
48,000 meals a day: Tokyo tackles feeding an Olympic Village
Even under ordinary circumstances, feeding an Olympic Village is a mammoth task, with chefs preparing tens of thousands of meals a day for elite athletes from around the world.