U16 Viet Nam lose to U19 Viettel
The national U16 football team lost to U19 Viettel 2-4 in a friendly match on August 26, in preparation for the 2016 AFC U16 Championship qualification.
The Viet Nam national women's football team defeated Shizuoka Sangyo University 2-1 during their training session in Gotemba, Japan, on August 26.
Da Nang team on global tack
A ceremony was held at 1pm local time in London yesterday to debut the Da Nang-Viet Nam team at St Katherine Docks, who will be competing in the Clipper 2015-16 Round the World Yacht Race.
Quang wins silver at youth taekwondo champs
Viet Nam's Pham Dang Quang won a silver medal at the second WTF World Cadet Taekwondo Championships which closed in Muju, South Korea, yesterday.
Minh goes on to third round in men's singles at Vietnam Open
National hopeful Nguyen Tien Minh advanced to the third round of the Yonex Sunrise Vietnam Open's men's singles yesterday in HCM City.
Long An beat off competition at swimming championships
Long An triumphed at the National Finswimming and Swimming Clubs Championships, which ended in the southern Can Tho Province yesterday.
Trang loses at Yonex Sunrise Viet Nam Open
Top Vietnamese female badminton player Vu Thi Trang lost to Ongbumrungphan Busanan of Thailand at the Yonex Sunrise Viet Nam Open Grand Prix 2015 in HCM City on August 26.
Thanh enters final round of Football Dreams
Fourteen-year-old boy Do Tan Thanh was the top player in the programme called Football Dreams, which concluded in HCM City on August 25.
Minh wins first match at VN Open
Nguyen Tien Minh won his first match at the Yonex-Sunrise Vietnam Open in the men's singles event yesterday in HCM City.
Phuong suspended for V.League clash
Hoang Anh Gia Lai (HAGL) striker Nguyen Cong Phuong will miss the decisive match against Dong Nai in the 23rd round of the V.League 1 on Friday due to suspension after three yellow cards.
Charity golf tournament to tee off
More than 320 golfers will take part in the 16th Swing for Life golf tournament that will tee off at the Viet Nam Golf & Country Club in HCM City tomorrow.
Chess masters struggle in Asian championships
Chess masters struggle in Asian championships

International Grandmaster Le Quang Liem suffered a second unexpected draw in the Asian Continental Chess Championship's open group in the United Arab Emirates on August 4.

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 (Aug 2, 2015)

Sorry to burst your bubble Tiger, but we all knew your swing sucked and you were saving yourself time and again with the wedge and putter. Even an alien from another star system could see that.

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Mountains of coal sludge still threat to lives in Quang Ninh Mountains of coal sludge still threat to lives in Quang Ninh

Wiping sweat from his forehead, 36-year-old Trinh Duc Sang took big strides along a road covered with muddy coal sludge and dirt to the place that was his home until just three weeks ago. He climbed a rickety ladder that buckled under his weight to reach his neigh-bour's house overlooking a creek. From there, he crossed into his old home.

Vietnam Airlines launches new-generation Airbus plane Vietnam Airlines launches new-generation Airbus plane

The national flagship carrier Vietnam Airlines held a ceremony on July 2 to receive its first Airbus 350-900 aircraft and announce its upgrade service quality programme and new brand identifying system, marking a major step in bringing the airline into the international arena.

Wounds begin to heal between US, Viet Nam 1    Wounds begin to heal between US, Viet Nam

Pham Ba Lu swore thousands of times that he "would not live under the same sky as the United States".

Mental disorders affect 10% of Viet Nam's population: MoLISA Mental disorders affect 10% of Viet Nam's population: MoLISA

Nearly 9 million people in Viet Nam, or 10 per cent of the population, suffer from mental disorders, including 2.5 per cent with serious mental illnesses under social protection.