Liem defeats Andyka Pitra in HD chess tournament

Liem defeats Andyka Pitra in HD chess tournament

Vietnam’s top chess player, Le Quang Liem, defeated Andyka Pitra of Indonesia in Ho Chi Minh City on March 12 during the first round of the masters category of the seventh HDBank Cup International Open Chess tournament 2017.

Hanoi Buffaloes beat Hitech in play-offs

Hanoi Buffaloes beat Hitech in play-offs

Hanoi Buffaloes leveled a 1-1 score with Thai powerhouse Hitech in the second play-off match on March 12 in the Thailand Super Basketball League in Bangkok.

Saigon Heat to face Westports Dragons Malaysia

Saigon Heat to face Westports Dragons Malaysia

Vietnam’s basketball team Saigon Heat are confident of facing defending champions Westports Dragons Malaysia at the ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) at 5pm at CIS Arena in HCM City on March 11.

Ceremony to show respect to Muay Thai masters

Ceremony to show respect to Muay Thai masters

In March each year, hundreds of Muay Thai boxers from Thailand and around the world visit Ayutthaya province, one of Thailand’s old capitals, to pay respect to their teachers and past Muay Thai masters in an event, called "World Wai Khru Muay Thai Ceremony.”

Vietnam among five Asian teams at FIFA U20 World Cup

Vietnam among five Asian teams at FIFA U20 World Cup

The International Football Federation (FIFA) has closed the list of 24 teams to compete in the 2017 FIFA U20 World Cup, to be hosted by the Republic of Korea (ROK), with Vietnam among Asia’s five representatives.