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Minh still in leading position at U20 event

Trần Tuấn Minh of Việt Nam is one nine masters in leading group at the World Junior and Girls U20 Chess Championship in Italy. Grandmaster (GM) Trần Tuấn Minh on Tuesday beat International master (IM) Huber Martin Christian of Austria in the second round match of the ongoing World Junior …

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Vietnamese advance at Malaysian Challenge badminton event

Nguyễn Tiến Minh advances to the next round in Malaysian Challenge event. Nguyễn Tiến Minh of Việt Nam advanced to the third round of the CELCOM AXIATA Malaysia International Challenge in Johor. The No 5 seed beat Chen Chi Ting of Chinese Taipei 21-19, 21-14 in the second round, men’s …

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HCM City 1 struggle to beat Hà Nội 2

Defending champions HCM City 1 struggled to beat Hà Nội 2 1-0 in round 10 of the National Women’s Football Championship, held in the northern province of Nam Định yesterday. The close score was an unexpected result for the fans. Hà Nội 2 are at the bottom of the rankings …

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Nam seeded No 6 at Việt Nam F2 event

Việt Nam’s top player Lý Hoàng Nam is seeded No 6 at the Việt Nam F2 Men’s Futures tennis tournament, which began yesterday in Bình Dương Province. Nam, whose latest world ranking is No 552, nine places down compared with last week, will play Ellis Blake of Australia in the …

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Arsenal ambassador Sol Campbell to visit HCMC

Former England and Arsenal player Sol Campbell sent a message to Vietnamese football fans through Arsenal’s Facebook page yesterday. In his video Campbell said he “was very excited to come to Việt Nam and let’s make it a great event. See you soon!” The well-known midfielder will visit fans in …

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Vietnamese cueist wins bronze at World Championship

Mã Minh Cẩm of Việt Nam secured a bronze medal at the Three Cushion World Championship, which ended in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, on Sunday. Mã Minh Cẩm of Việt Nam (second, right) poses with his bronze and other medallists at the Three Cushion World Championship, which ended in Santa Cruz, …

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Thang Long Warriors And Can Tho Catfish Enter VBA Final

Thang Long Warriors and Cantho Catfish have both booked spots in the Việt Nam Basketball Association (VBA) League final. In the second game of the event’s playoff round held at the Hà Nội University of Science and Technology’s Gymnasium yesterday, the Warriors defeated Hanoi Buffaloes 69-58 to enter the final. …

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Thang Long Warriors crush Hanoi Buffaloes at VBA

Thang Long Warriors crushed Hanoi Buffaloes 82-57 in the derby match of the playoffs round of the Việt Nam Basketball Association (VBA) League at Hà Nội’s University of Education Gymnasium on November 9. The Warriors took the lead in the qualifying round and appeared very confident from the start of …

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Nam enters F1 semi-final

Vietnamese top tennis player Lý Hoàng Nam booked a slot to compete in yesterday’s semi-final of the singles at the Mens’ Futures F1 tennis tournament, Becamex IDC Cup, held in the southern province of Bình Dương. Nam, world No 543, defeated Blake Ellis of Australia, world No 694, 7-5, 6-7, …

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Khôi aims to become Int’l Grandmaster

15-year-old Vietnamese International Master (IM) Nguyễn Anh Khôi aims to become an International Grandmaster (IGM) next year. Khôi spoke at the award ceremony held by the Việt Nam Chess Federation (VCF) on November 9 for his achievements in winning two gold medals at the boys’ U16 blitz and rapid event …

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