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Golfers compete to support poor

FLC Golf Links will host a tournamnent to support poor people in Thanh Hoa Province.

The AMD Golf Challenges 2015 – Swing for the Poor will be organised at the FLC Samson Golf Links in Thanh Hoa Province on December 26-27. More than 300 golfers, both semi-professionals and amateurs, have registered to compete for total prize money of nearly VND20 billion (US$889,000). Apart from the …

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Vietnam secures 6 gold medals at ASEAN Para Games

Vo Huynh Anh Khoa broke a record in men's 100m freestyle-S9.

Vietnam’s athletes secured six gold medals at the 8th ASEAN Para Games in Singapore on Saturday with two new records in swimming and weightlifting. Vo Huynh Anh Khoa broke Games record with 1.01.45 during men’s 100m freestyle-S9 at the OCBC Aquatic Center on the biennial event’s second day. Two other …

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Garcia wins dramatic Ho Tram Open playoff

Up and down: Sergio Garcia blasts a shot out of the bunker to within 15 feet on the second playoff hole

The inaugural Ho Tram Open finished yesterday with as much drama as when the first players teed off four days ago. The windswept first and second days brought a lot of drama, while the final day ended with a four-way playoff on the 18th hole between Sergio Garcia, Himmat Rai, …

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Koreans book place in U21 final

Final countdown: South Korea are favourites for the Interantional U21 Football Tournament. They beat Singapore 3-0 last night.

Lee Dong-jun scored twice and Kim Dea-won added a third to help South Korea U19s cruise to victory over Singapore U21s in the second semi-final of the International U-21 Football Tournament. The Korean team will play Viet Nam’s Hoang Anh Gia Lai U21s in the final on Sunday at HCM …

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Hoang Anh-Gia Lai reach finals

Battle for the ball: Hoang Anh Gia Lai striker Nguyen Cong Phuong (right) vies for a ball against Viet Nam U21's Lam Ti Phong during their U21 Football Tournament in HCM City yesterday. HAGL won 3-2 in the penalty shoot-out.

Hoang Anh Gia Lai U21s beat Viet Nam U21s 3-2 on penalties after a 2-2 draw in regular time in the first semi-final of the International U21 Football Tournament in HCM City yesterday. Gia Lai will play the winners of the second semi-final between South Korean U19s and Singapore today. …

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Vietnam beat strong Thailand 4-2 in Thanh Nien U-21 football

Vietnam Under-21 players celebrate a goal against Thailand on November 22

Attacking play fetched Vietnam a 4-2 win over Thailand at the Thanh Nien Newspaper Under-21 International Football Championships in Ho Chi Minh City on Sunday. The Vietnamese team, selected from last month’s U-21 national championship, took an early lead in the sixth minute when Van Thanh went past two Thai …

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Suarez, Neymar humiliate Real in 4-0 ‘Clasico’ romp

Luis Suarez scores the fourth goal for Barcelona during their clash with Real Madrid at the Bernabeu on November 21, 2015.

MADRID, Nov 21 — Barcelona dealt a stinging blow to Real Madrid’s title hopes when Luis Suarez and Neymar continued their scintillating form to fire the champions to a stunning 4-0 victory in the La Liga ‘Clasico’ on Saturday. Suarez struck twice either side of goals from Neymar and captain …

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Viet Nam set sights on final at U21 event

Belief: Viet Nam coach Pham Minh Duc believes his team has what it takes to reach the final of the International U21 Football Championship in HCM City.

Coach Pham Minh Duc of Viet Nam is targeting a berth in the final of the International U21 Football Championship. “I do not see any problems for my team as yet. They are in a good mood and have reached their peak in terms of performance. The players are excited …

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