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Truong Thi Kim Tuyen set a historical milestone for Vietnam’s Taekwondo
(CPV) - A new page for the nation’s Taekwondo history has been opened by female athlete Truong Thi Kim Tuyen, 20, who bagged the nation's first ever silver medal on June 25th (Vietnamese time) at the 23rd edition of the World Taekwondo Championships, being held in Muju, the Republic of Korea from 24th-30th, 2017.
Marathon planned in Ha Giang province
13:50 12/03/2017
Entries are invited from runners for the first Ha Giang Province’s Marathon Open which will kick off on April 30th.
Men’s football team retain 136th spot in rankings
18:11 10/03/2017
Vietnam national men’s football team retained their No 136 spot internationally, according to the latest FIFA world ranking table in March.
Vietnam secures two additional places in world chess championships
06:39 07/03/2017
Vietnam has secured two additional places in the 2017 Chess World Cup (males category) and the 2018 Women’s World Chess Championship after the Zone 3.3 qualification tournament concluded on March 5th in the Philippines.
Football event held for disadvantaged children in HCM City
09:48 05/03/2017
A football event for disadvantaged children as part of the Football for Community Outreach programme was co-held by the Ho Chi Minh City’s Social Welfare Centre for Children and UNICEF Vietnam on March 4th in the city.
Over 5,000 marathoners to race in Da Nang
11:21 04/03/2017
More than 5,000 domestic and foreign marathon athletes will join the fifth Da Nang International Marathon, the biggest of its kind central Vietnam, which is scheduled on August 6th.
Vietnamese badminton players move up in world rankings
06:07 02/03/2017
Top Vietnamese badminton players have made a big leap in the latest rankings of the Badminton World Federation (BWF).
Da Nang to host golf travel event in May
17:56 27/02/2017
The 6th Asia Golf Tourism Convention (ATGC) will take place in the central city of Da Nang, from May 7th to 10th, with the participation of representatives from 36 countries around the world.
Vietnamese cyclists ready to participate in Asian event
10:35 27/02/2017
A ten-member Vietnamese team is ready to compete in the 2017 Asian Cycling Championships, which is scheduled to take place from February 26th to March 2rd at the Bahrain International Circuit.
Vietnamese player stops in third round of world chess champs
21:37 20/02/2017
Vietnamese chess player Pham Le Thao Nguyen ended her tournament at the FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship after losing 0-2 to No 2 seed Anna Muzychuk of Ukraine in the third round on February 18th.