Only four Vietnamese athletes have so far qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics while the country aims to have 20.
VOV.VN - The head coach of the Vietnamese senior national team Park Hang-seo and Vietnam’s U22 side were recognised as the best foreign coach and best team of 2019 during the Victory Cup gala which took place in Hanoi on January 15.
VOV.VN - Track-and-field athlete Nguyen Thi Oanh has been honoured as the nation’s most outstanding athlete of 2019 following a national vote conducted by the General Department of Sports and Physical Training which concluded on December 30.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc presented first-class Labour Orders to members of Vietnam’s SEA Games 30 sporting delegation and swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien during a ceremony in Hanoi on December 22 which comprised of athletes and coaches who took part in the competition.
VOV.VN - A number of athletes representing Vietnam at the 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games 2019 were able to secure more than one gold medal for the sporting delegation at the competition which concluded in the Philippines on December 11. Here are some of the most prominent athletes to enjoy multiple gold medal wins:
VOV.VN - The 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games 2019 concluded in New Clark City in the Philippines on December 11 with a festival showcasing spectacular music and lighting before the official flag handover to Vietnam who will host the 2021 event.
VOV.VN - The sporting delegation representing that nation secured their 98th gold medal in the beach handball event during the final day of the 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games 2019 in the Philippines on December 11.
Vietnamese swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien on December 6 pocketed two more gold medals at the ongoing 30th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 30) in the Philippines.
Young Vietnamese swimmer Nguyen Huy Hoang bagged a gold medal and broke the SEA Games record in the men’s 1,500m freestyle of himself with a time of 14:58:14 on December 5.
The Vietnamese sports delegation won five gold and many silver and bronze medals of December 4, the fourth day of the ongoing SEA Games in the Philippines.
A record number of Vietnamese athletes will compete at the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in the Philippines later this year, and they are all gunning for glory.
VOV.VN -Talented swimmer Nguyen Huy Hoang has become the first Vietnamese athlete to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
VOV.VN -Nguyen Thi Anh Vien, Vietnam’s top female swimmer, suffered failure in the qualifying round for the 200m individual medley at the ongoing 18th FINA World Championship in the Republic of Korea on July 21 as she finished tenth with a time of 2 minutes 17:79 seconds.
Hopes are high for Vietnam’s top female swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien at the upcoming 30th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 30) to be held in the Philippines this November.
A total of 30 billion VND (almost 1.3 million USD) will be invested to help prepare 27 head coaches and 66 athletes for key international contests in the next few years, according to deputy head of the Vietnam Sports Administration Tran Duc Phan.
Vietnam stood at the 17th place in the medal standings of the 18th Asian Games (ASIAD 2018) on August 21 with another two silver medals and one bronze medal but some of its golden hopes suffered failure during the day.
Weightlifter Trinh Van Vinh clinched a silver medal for Vietnam at the ongoing 2018 Asian Games (ASIAD) in Indonesia on August 21.
All members of the Vietnamese delegation for the 18th Asian Games (ASIAD 2018) in Indonesia officially began training on August 16, so as to deliver their strongest performances at the quadrennial continental event.
Top Vietnamese swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien is confident she will change her medal’s colour at the upcoming Asian Games (ASIAD) in Indonesia.
Vietnamese swimming star Nguyen Thi Anh Vien aims to change the colour of her medal at the upcoming 2018 Asian Games (ASIAD 18).