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Hanh to compete with Bolt in world champs

Hanh to compete with Bolt in world champs

Vietnamese Bui Ba Hanh will run with world’s fastest man Usain Bolt at the International Association of Athletics Federation World Championships, which will be kicked off in London on August 4.

National swim team falls short at world championships

National swim team falls short at world championships

VOV.VN - Hoang Quy Phuoc, a gold medallist in the 100m freestyle at Stockholm Swimming Open 2017 earlier this year, narrowly missed the individual men’s final yesterday, July 24, in Budapest, Hungary.

Tien Minh says farewell to BWF tourney

Tien Minh says farewell to BWF tourney

(VOV) - Nguyen Tien Minh suffered a tough loss to Danish rival Victor Axelsen 0-2 in the third round of the 2014 BWF World Badminton Championships semi-finals.

Masters set for chess world champs

Vietnam will participate in the first World Xiangqi (Chinese Chess) Federation Tournament from August 29-31 in Berlin, Germany.

Trang enters third round at worlds

Trang enters third round at worlds

Vu Thi Trang of Vietnam had a walk over into the third round of the Badminton World Federation World Championships in Denmark on August 26.

Liem secures first wins at World Chess Tournament

Liem secures first wins at World Chess Tournament

(VOV) - Vietnamese chess player Le Quang Liem gained four points in the rapid event on June 16 - the first day of the 2014 World Blitz and Rapid Championships taking place in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Gymnast Ha Thanh enters World Championship finals

Gymnast Ha Thanh enters World Championship finals

(VOV) - Vietnamese gymnast Phan Thi Ha Thanh’s 14.966 point average has placed her fourth in the women’s single vault at the World Championships in Antwerp, Belgium, earning a ticket to the tournament’s October 5 final round.

Local chess players progress at world champs

Local chess players progress at world champs

(VOV) - Vietnamese chess stars Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son and Le Quang Liem both recorded wins and draws in the ongoing 2013 World Blitz and Rapid Championships in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia, on June 7.

Vietnamese boys excel at Junior Karate World Championships

Vietnamese boys excel at Junior Karate World Championships

(VOV) - Le David and Le Jan, two Czech brothers of Vietnamese origin, achieved outstanding results at the 4th Junior Karate World Championships organized by the World Union of Karate-Do Federations (WUKF) in Serbia in October.

Aerobic athletes to compete at world champs

Aerobic athletes to compete at world champs

Trio Vu Ba Dong, Nguyen Tien Phuong and Tran Thu Ha will join 370 athletes from 36 nations at the World Championships in aerobic gymnastics in Sofia, Bulgaria, from May 31-June 3.