Thailand win AFF Cup after thrilling final against Malaysia
A late surge from Thailand gave them a fourth Asean Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup triumph on Saturday night, after a thrilling second leg of the final in Kuala Lumpur.
Minh, Trang win national tournament titles
Nguyen Tien Minh and Vu Thi Trang triumphed in the National Top Badminton Players Tournament, which concluded over the weekend in the northern province of Bac Ninh.
Bobrow comes to Viet Nam
Leading table tennis player Adam Bobrow will take part in the Viet Nam Open 2014 on Thursday.
Viet Nam finished fourth at the 17th ASEAN University Games (AUG), which wrapped up yesterday in Indonesia.
Pham Tien San and Truong Thi Thuy Kieu, of National Sport Training Centre No 3, won the men's 7km and women's 5km professional divisions of the Da Nang Newspaper Cross Country Race yesterday.
Oversea Vietnamese Mac Hong Quan has signed a contract with Quang Ninh Coal just weeks ahead of the new V-League year.
The nation's top player, Nguyen Tien Minh, has returned to world top 20, according to the Badminton World Federation.
The first HCM City Golf Open will be held on January 17-18.Sponsored by the Saigon Golf Association, the event has lured nearly 290 participants who will compete, based on their handicap points, in numerous categories, including the Men's Open, The King, The Bear, The Shark, and Ladies' Open.
Despite its defeat at the ASEAN Football Federation Cup, Viet Nam moved one step higher in the world ranking in December.
Nearly 790 athletes will compete in the annual Da Nang Marathon tomorrow at the East Sea Park for total cash prizes of VND75 million (US$3,600).
ASEAN University Games - Thuy wins a pencal silat bronze
Dinh Thi Thuy won a pencak silat bronze medal at the ongoing ASEAN University Games in Indonesia.
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.

Teed Off (Dec 14, 2014)

In a recent story, a golfer in South Africa got eaten by a crocodile while fishing for golf balls in a pond on the golf course. Yes, he was a bit stupid for being waist deep in water in an area known to be frequented by crocodiles.

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HCM City struggles to control influx of substandard produce 1    HCM City struggles to control influx of substandard produce

High demand for farm produce and the sheer variety of ways in which it is brought into HCM City from other localities makes quality control a very difficult task, officials say.

Hoi An hosts silken rendezvous Hoi An hosts silken rendezvous

Top craftsmen and women from seven silk villages in Viet Nam will participate in the Viet Nam Silk Culture Day at Hoi An city's Silk Village centre on December 28.

Local art smashes auction record Local art smashes auction record

Days after noted Vietnamese artist Le Pho's View from the Hilltop set a new auction record, art collector Nguyen Minh still has a lingering feeling of regret.

Long Bien Bridge preservation divides planners 3    Long Bien Bridge preservation divides planners

Architecture and cultural managers discussed Long Bien Bridge's future at a seminar held on Wednesday in Ha Noi.

Malaysia crush VN in AFF semis Malaysia crush VN in AFF semis

Viet Nam suffered a nightmare yesterday at My Dinh Stadium in Ha Noi as they were knocked out of the ASEAN Football Federation-Suzuki Cup.