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National cycling race kicks off

National cycling race kicks off

The 24th Ho Chi Minh City Television Cup Bicycle Race (HTV Cup 2012) began in the central province of Quang Tri on April 14.

National boxing tourney opens in Lao Cai

National boxing tourney opens in Lao Cai

Nearly 220 boxers from 25 delegations across the country are testing their skills at the 2012 National Boxing Championships, which began in the northern province of Lao Cai on April 13.

Danang to host national U19 football finals

Danang to host national U19 football finals

The final round of the National U19 Football Tournament 2012 Kova Paint Cup will take place at Chi Lang stadium in the central city of Danang from April 16-24.

Wrestler Lua qualifies for 2012 London Olympics

Wrestler Lua qualifies for 2012 London Olympics

Vietnamese hopeful Nguyen Thi Lua has taken a berth to the world’s largest sporting event after wining a silver medal at the 2012 Olympic-Asian Wrestling Qualifiers in Kazakhstan on April 1.

U19 Vietnam will meet Indonesia in semi-finals

U19 Vietnam will meet Indonesia in semi-finals

Vietnam’s U19 football team has proceeded to the semi-finals as Group B winners after defeating Timor Leste 2-0 in the fourth round of the ongoing 2012 Hassanal Bolkiah Trophy in Brunei on March 4.

Two local volleyball teams to enter VTV Cup semi-finals

Two local volleyball teams to enter VTV Cup semi-finals

The two Vietnamese teams, Lienviet Post Bank and Vietinbank, had a chance to proceed to the sixth International Women’s Volleyball Tournament (VTV Cup-Binh Dien) after claiming victories on February 21.

Coach Mai Duc Chung leads U19 Vietnam

Coach Mai Duc Chung leads U19 Vietnam

Mai Duc Chung is now the chief coach of Vietnam’s U19 football team in their first training for the 2012 international football tournament, which will be held in Brunei from February 25 to March 5.

Quang Liem wins 7th round of UK open chess tourney

Top Vietnamese chess player Le Quang Liem defeated his Israeli rival Tamir Nabaty (Elo 2563) on January 30 in the seventh round of the 2012 Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival, which is taking place in the UK.

Hoang Thien placed 67th in world junior rankings

Hoang Thien placed 67th in world junior rankings

Vietnam’s young tennis star, Nguyen Hoang Thien, leapt 54 notches to 67th position in the latest International Tennis Federation (ITF) junior world rankings announced early this week.