Nadal edges out Thiem for fifth Madrid Masters

Viet Nam News MADRID — Rafael Nadal’s flawless record on clay this season continued as he outgunned the impressive Dominic Thiem to win the Madrid Masters for a fifth time 7-6 (10/8), 6-4 on Sunday.The Spaniard is now 15-0 on his favoured surface this year having also picked up his 10th titles in Monte Carlo… Continue reading Nadal edges out Thiem for fifth Madrid Masters

Garcia wins first major title in Masters playoff

Viet Nam News GolfAUGUSTA — Spain’s Sergio Garcia captured his first major golf title on Sunday after 73 failed attempts, making a birdie on the first playoff hole to defeat Justin Rose and win the 81st Masters.Garcia took his emotional, long-sought triumph over England’s Rose, the 2016 Rio Olympic champion and 2013 US Open winner,… Continue reading Garcia wins first major title in Masters playoff

Young masters bring home medals from Asian championship

Viet Nam News HÀ N?I — The Vietnamese team returned home from Uzbekistan’s Asian Youth Chess Championship with two gold, seven silver and four bronze medals.Among the successful masters, Ph?m Tr?n Gia Phúc won his title in the U8 Open standard chess category with 7.5 points from nine matches. He then pocketed a bronze medal… Continue reading Young masters bring home medals from Asian championship

Young masters win medals at Asian champs

Viet Nam News HÀ N?I — Vietnamese young masters earned four silver medals at the Asian Youth Chess Championships in Uzbekistan yesterday.Hoàng Minh Hi?u was second in the U10 Open’s blitz event, with seven points after nine matches. Sindarov Islombek of the hosts won the gold with 7.5 points.In the Girls’ U12 blitz chess, Nguy?n… Continue reading Young masters win medals at Asian champs