Hương wins bronze at Asian wrestling champs

Viet Nam News HÀ N?I — Ðào Th? Huong won a bronze medal at the 2017 Asia Wrestling Championships, which took place on May 10-14 in New Delhi, India.The Vietnamese wrestler defeated her Uzbekistani rival 7-0 in the final of the women’s 58kg freestyle category.Previously, on May 12, four other female Vietnamese athletes failed to win… Continue reading Hương wins bronze at Asian wrestling champs

Việt Nam tops Uzbekistan at Asian volleyball champs

Viet Nam News Japanese-born coach Irisawa Hidehiro used his best players for this match including Tr?n Th? Thanh Thúy, Nguy?n Th? Trinh and Ð?ng Th? Kim Thanh, and they quickly won their rival 25-14, 25-17, 25-16.This year’s event has attracted the participation of 13 teams divided into four groups, competing in a round robin format.The… Continue reading Việt Nam tops Uzbekistan at Asian volleyball champs

Minh wins second gold at Asian U20 chess champs

Viet Nam News HÀ N?I — Tr?n Tu?n Minh grabbed his second gold medal at the Asian Junior U20 Chess Championships, which closed in Iran on May 10. International Master (IM) Harsha Bharathakoti of India came second with 7.5 points. He was followed by Moradi Amirmasoud of the host with seven points. Last week, Minh… Continue reading Minh wins second gold at Asian U20 chess champs

Asian Games 2018 to feature 39 sports

Viet Nam News HÀ N?I — The Asian Games 2018 in Indonesia will feature 39 sports, including some new ones, the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has announced.The new additions to the games are the card game bridge, Indonesian martial art pencak silat, jujitsu, paragliding, jet ski and mountain climbing.On the other hand, cricket, which… Continue reading Asian Games 2018 to feature 39 sports

Dung wins Asian weightlifting silver

Viet Nam News HÀ N?I — Tr?n Th? M? Dung has won a silver medal at the Senior Asian Weightlifting Championships in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan on Monday. Dung lifted 87kg in the women’s 53kg snatch competition. Wei Chengji of China won the gold, lifting a total weight of 88kg, while Kaewkhong Supattra from Thailand came third… Continue reading Dung wins Asian weightlifting silver

Toàn wins gold at Asian weightlifting champs

Viet Nam News HÀ N?I — Tr?n Lê Qu?c Toàn brought home a gold medal from the Senior Asian Weightlifting Championships, currently underway in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.Toàn participated in the men’s 56kg category and lifted 124kg in the snatch, which was enough to finish at the top of the podium.The Vietnamese then came third in the… Continue reading Toàn wins gold at Asian weightlifting champs