Category Archives: Sports

Vietnam wins two gold medals at International Mathematics Olympiad

- All six members of the Vietnamese team participating in the 61st International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO) won a prize, including two gold medals.The Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) announced Sunday the Vietnamese team finished 17th out of 1...

Biennial 2020 AFF Cup to be played from April to May, 2021

The ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) has announced that the biennial 2020 AFF Cup will take place from April 11 to May 8 next year. The 13th edition, originally scheduled for November-December this year, has been delayed over concerns of COVID-19.An

Vietnam comes 17th at International Mathematical Olympiad 2020

All six members of the Vietnamese team participating in the virtual 61st International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) 2020 brought home medals and certificate of merit, including two golds, finishing 17th out of 105 participating countries and territories...

V-League reopens stadiums

The Vietnam National Football Championship (V-League 2020) Organizing Committee has decided to welcome the audience back in the 12th round, beginning on Saturday. As this is the penultimate round of the first stage, when the match results can affect th...

Vietnam secures three direct berths at AFC tournaments next year

Three Vietnamese football clubs will directly enter the finals of the Asia Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League and AFC Cup in 2021 following the AFC’s recent changes to qualifying rules.Under the new rules, the champion of the 2020 V.League

Vietnam wins gold at International Olympiad in Informatics

All four Vietnamese students competing at the International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) successfully brought home prizes, including a gold, during its online format which ran from Sept. 13 - 23. A notable success for the Vietnamese team was Bui Hong

Over 2,200 people take part in Quang Ninh’s Olympic Run Day for Public Health

More than 2,200 runners took part in the Olympic Run Day for Public Health and the 50th provincial mountain running race held in Ha Long City, the northern province of Quang Ninh on September 20.The runners were from local governmental

AFC Cup 2020 cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic

   The 2020 edition of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Cup, Asia’s second-tier club competition, has been cancelled amid the COVID-19 fears, the AFC Executive Committee announced on September 10. The competition had been suspended since last March due to

Vietnam Football Federation has new technical director

Japanese expert Yusuke Adachi has become the new Technical Director of the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) as a decision announcing his position was released in Hanoi on September 9.The contract between Yusuke and the VFF lasts from July

Vietnamese teenage player wins US tennis tournament

Vietnam’s teenage tennis star Dong Khanh Linh triumphed at the One Love Tennis Labor Day Jr Open in the US on September 7.The 13-year-old won the U14 category event. Although Linh wasn’t among the seeded players, the youngster