VOV.VN - At the close of competition on Wednesday, August 30, Malaysia held the lead in the medal table at SEA Games 29. Vietnam took fifth in total number of gold, silver and bronze and third in the number of gold medals.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese athletes won 168 medals – 58 gold, 50 silver and 60 bronze – at the just-concluded SEA Games 29, turning in inspiring performances but with 15 fewer gold medals than last year.
VOV.VN - Vietnam ranked third in the medal tally as of 9.30am on August 23 with 16 gold medals at the ongoing 29th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Malaysia.
Vietnam wrapped up the Asian Men’s and Women’s Junior and Youth Weightlifting Championship with four golds, nine silvers and 12 bronze medals on July 27 in Kathmandu, Nepal.
VOV.VN -Vietnamese athletes secured three medals – one gold and two silver – at the second leg of the of the Asian Grand Prix Series in Jianhua, China yesterday (Apr. 27).
Young boxers from Vietnam won a gold, three silver, and two bronze medals at the ASEAN Youth Boxing Championships which concluded in Saraburi, Thailand, on March 6.
VOV.VN -Taekwondo fighters from Vietnam struck gold fine tuning their axe kicks and hammer fists at a French open competition that took place January-14-16 in the city of Lille, France.
Following a successful year in sports in 2016, Vietnam is gearing up for even better results next year, according to the National Sports Administration.
VOV.VN -Vietnamese students won 5 medals in the Apprentice (7-9 age group) category at Wecode 2016, which was held in Jakarta, Indonesia on November 27.
Vietnam pocketed one silver and two bronze medals at the first Wushu Taolu World Cup, which ended November 20 in Fuzhou in southeast China’s Fujian province.
The Republic of Korea ranked first in the second Vietnam International Judo Championship 2016 by winning 10 golds, and three bronzes.
Hosts Vietnam triumphed in the Asian Beach Games 5 (ABG5) after 10 competition days, bagging 52 gold, 44 silver and 43 bronze medals in 14 sports.
The Vietnamese delegation joining the Paralympic Rio 2016 arrived at Tan Son Nhat Airport in Ho Chi Minh City on September 21 in the warm welcome of leaders of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and fans.
Vietnamese swimmer Vo Thanh Tung and javelin athlete Cao Ngoc Hung won medals at the 2016 Rio Paralympics in Brazil on September 13.
Vietnam topped the Southeast Asian Fencing Federation Championships, which closed in Singapore on September 6.
As of August 19, Vietnam was ranked 45th in the medal table of the Rio 2016 Olympics in Brazil with one gold and one silver, both won by shooter Hoang Xuan Vinh.
Vietnam’s hope for more medals at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro city Brazil is fading as its athletes performed poorly on August 8, the third day into the games.
Nearly 400 athletes from six countries and territories in Asia will compete in the 23rd HCM City International Track and Field Championships Open 2016, which is scheduled for July 29-30.
VOV.VN - Vietnam won one gold, four silver and one bronze medals at the International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) 2016, which is taking place in Hong Kong on July 6-16.
Japan topped the medal table of the Asian Junior Athletics Championships, which concluded on June 6 in Ho Chi Minh City.