Vietnamese rowers miss out on medal group

Vietnamese rowing duo Đinh Thị Hảo and Lường Thị Thảo finished fifth in the Tokyo 2020 women's pair repechage of the lightweight double sculls at the Sea Forest Waterway in Tokyo, Japan on Sunday morning.


Flying the flag for the nation

Leading the Vietnamese contingent, athletes Quách Thị Lan and Nguyễn Huy Hoàng proudly carried the national flag aloft during the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics last night.

Hoàng Thị Duyên hopes to lift Olympic medal in Tokyo Games

Weightlifter Hoàng Thị Duyên is one of Việt Nam’s medal hopes at the Tokyo Olympics. The 2020 World Cup winner is expected to enter the top three in the women’s 59kg category. This would make her only the second ever woman, and first female weightlifter to win an Olympic medal for Việt Nam. The 25-year-old will also be the first Vietnamese ethnic minority woman with a medal if she succeeds.