Nam enters second round of Roland Garros doubles
Top Vietnamese player Ly Hoang Nam and his partner Bogdan Bobrov of Russia have entered the second round of the boys' doubles at the 2015 Roland Garros Junior French Championships.
VN cueists eye SEA Games gold
Vietnamese cueists have set a modest goal of one gold medal in the billiards&snooker event at the 28th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Singapore starting next month.
French runner battles to Le Fruit triathlon victory
Matthieu Ginestet of France won first place in the stamina category at the annual Le Fruit Off-Road Triathlon on weekend, which saw more than 200 participants in six events from 19 countries this year.
Quynh, Tu into table-tennis semis
Viet Nam's Tran Tuan Quynh and Nguyen Anh Tu will compete in the men's double's semi-finals of the table tennis event at the 28th Southeast Asian Games today.
Nam beats French rival at Roland Garros
Viet Nam's Ly Hoang Nam defeated Maxime Mora of France in the first round of boys' singles at the 2015 Roland Garros Junior French Championships early this morning (Vietnamese time).
All eyes on Phuong
Viet Nam's striker Nguyen Cong Phuong is one of three rising stars to watch at the 28th Southeast Asian Games, espnfc.com said.
Vinh jumps to second in world rankings
Vietnamese marksman Hoang Xuan Vinh is placed second in the latest men's 50m pistol world rankings by the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF).
Women's volleyball team rewarded
The Viet Nam Volleyball Federation rewarded the national women's volleyball team with VND250 million (US$11,900), after they finished fifth at the recent Asian Women's Volleyball Championship in Tianjin, China.
Gia Lai win futsal tournament for disadvantaged children
Gia Lai won the Ton Hoa Sen Cup by defeating Ha Noi 5-1 at the 16th Futsal Tournament for Disadvantaged Children that ended in HCM City on May 31.
Vien, one to watch at SEA Games
Singapore online newspaper straitstimes.com called Viet Nam swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien as one of 10 athletes to watch at the SEA Games, which kick off later this week.
150 selected for football grooming
Trainers of For the Future of Viet Nam Football Programme yesterday selected 150 young players in Ha Noi who will take part in a three-week training session with Japanese and Vietnamese coaches beginning next week.
Van Nistelrooy and Pires to visit Viet Nam
Van Nistelrooy and Pires to visit Viet Nam

Former Manchester United and Real Madrid striker Ruud van Nistelrooy will be joining former Arsenal winger Robert Pires on a tour of Viet Nam to display the UEFA Champions League trophy to local football fans.

Nam ranked 14th in world junior tennis rankings
Nam ranked 14th in world junior tennis rankings

Việt Nam's top tennis player Lý Hong Nam has leapt 18 notches to be ranked 14th in the International Tennis Federation (ITF) 's latest junior rankings.

Teed Off (Mar 22, 2015)

With the Masters tournament right around the corner, speculation is running wild (which is shorthand for "golf writers feverously looking for ways to slip Tiger Woods into the conversation somewhere to make their editors happy") on who is the favourite to win the event.

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VN smartphone hits shops 1    VN smartphone hits shops

Bkav Corporation yesterday launched the first made-in-Vietnam smartphone, Bphone, which was in development for more than four years.

CAAV plan seeks to tighten baggage security 1    CAAV plan seeks to tighten baggage security

The Civil Aviation Administration of Viet Nam (CAAV) has issued a plan for better management and prevention of theft of passengers' baggage and cargo, and to ensure aviation security.

Son makes Dad prize wheelchair 1    Son makes Dad prize wheelchair

Le Van Hoa works through his lunchtime at a workshop at the Hue College of Industry every day, despite the extreme heat. He is finalising an electric wheelchair designed for his father who was paralysed in a motorbike accident 12 years ago.

US show to shoot secret cave special 1    US show to shoot secret cave special

The American television network ABC (American Broadcasting Company) will make a live broadcast of a Good Morning America programme featuring one Viet Nam's natural wonders.

Prime Minister awards merit certificate to swimmer Vien 1    Prime Minister awards merit certificate to swimmer Vien

Nguyen Thi Anh Vien received a Labour Order third class, and a merit certificate from Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on Monday.