Liem loses to former world chess champion

Liem loses to former world chess champion

Vietnamese top chess player Le Quang Liem lost to legendary chess player Russian-Croatian Garry Kasparov in the rapid category at the ongoing St. Louis Rapid & Blitz tournament in the United States on August 16.

SEA Games: Archers win second medal for Vietnam

SEA Games: Archers win second medal for Vietnam

VOV.VN - Archers Kieu Anh, Nhat Le and Ngoc Huyen added a silver to the Vietnam medal account for SEA Games 29 after clinching a second-place finish in the men's team compound event.

Vietnam beat Kazakhstan at Asian volleyball event

Vietnam beat Kazakhstan at Asian volleyball event

Vietnam defeated Kazakhstan 25-22, 25-18, 21-25, 20-25, 15-5 in the fifth-eighth place match at the SMM 19th Asian Women’s Senior Volleyball Championship held in the Philippines on August 16.

Liem second in US chess event

Liem second in US chess event

Vietnamese Grandmaster Le Quang Liem ranked second at the ongoing St. Louis Rapid & Blitz tournament in the United States on August 15.

Vietnamese children equipped with life skills through rugby

Vietnamese children equipped with life skills through rugby

Vietnam’s disadvantaged children will be provided with soft skills like communication, leadership, support, and settlement of negative pressure and contradiction through the “Pass It Back” programme, which uses rugby to build resilience among young people.

SEA Games 29: Archery team aim for two golds

SEA Games 29: Archery team aim for two golds

Nguyen Tien Cuong and Loc Thi Dao are expected to win gold medals in the men’s individual three-string bow and the women’s individual one-string bow events respectively at the 29th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Malaysia.

Students to compete at Summer Universiade

Students to compete at Summer Universiade

Vietnam athletes today will leave for the 2017 Summer Universiade, the world sport games for students which will be organised in Chinese Taipei from August 19-30.

Vietnam lose to Japan at Asian volleyball

Vietnam lose to Japan at Asian volleyball

Vietnam lost to Japan 22-25, 21-25, 16-25 in the quarter-final round of the SMM 19th Asian Women’s Senior Volleyball Championship held in the Philippines on August 15.

Shooting federation offers incentives for SEA Games 29

Shooting federation offers incentives for SEA Games 29

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Shooting Federation on Tuesday, August 15, announced it would pay the shooting team a cash incentive of US$11,400 (VND300 million) if it wins more medals than any other team at SEA Games 29.

U22 Vietnam arrive at stadium amid tight security

U22 Vietnam arrive at stadium amid tight security

VOV.VN - U22 Vietnam and fans arrived at Selayang Stadium in Malaysia on Tuesday, August 15, amid tight security with only hours to go before the start of the big game with Timor Leste.