Games bonuses await athletes

Outstanding performances at the ongoing Games not only bring glorious moments for athletes but also significant cash bonuses as a reward for all the 'sweat and tears' they have given to their teams.


Vietnamese athletes break Games records

Vietnamese athletes have won the hearts of millions of Vietnamese sports fans this SEA Games, not only by winning a rain of gold medals but also breaking many records of the biggest regional sports festival.


Tiến Minh makes men's badminton semi

The crowd at the Bắc Giang Provincial Sports Hall seemed to explode when the top Vietnamese player Nguyễn Tiến Minh took victory over Thai Khoisit Phetpradab in the quarter-final match on May 20.


Age is just a number

In a professional sports arena like the SEA Games 31, it is hard for athletes to make it onto the region's biggest stage. Those too young lack the necessary experience or bravery and must wait for another chance, while those too old often lose some of their prowess to the passing of time. However, age isn't always a limit, as proven by the below athletes whose talents and passion more than make up for their age.

VN win gold in canoeing, kayak events

Vietnamese athlete Nguyễn Thị Hương has secured one more gold medal for Việt Nam at the Games after her excellent performance in the women's canoe singles event on May 17.
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Long jump champ proposes to girlfriend

SEA Games winners have their own way to celebrate their victories. Nguyễn Tiến Trọng, who won the long jump event on Sunday in the Mỹ Đình Gymnasium, marked a golden day when he proposed to his girlfriend right after stepping off the podium.