The tournament will see 10 men’s teams competing, including HCM City, Thể Công and Bình Dương, along with five women’s teams, such as Thanh Hoá, Vĩnh Long and Bình Điền Long An.
To prepare for the tourney, teams had training sessions with each other to hone their skills.
Khánh Hoà and Bình Điền Long An are the favorites to win in the men’s and women’s category.
The best volleyballers will be chosen for the national teams to compete at the upcoming international tournament. It will end on June 2.
Nguyen Thi Thanh Tram and Pham Le Tuyet Ngan won the women's title at the National Beach Volleyball Tournament, held in the Central Highlands province of Dac Lac. — Photo baotainguyenmoitruong.vn HA NOI (VNS) — Nguyen Thi Thanh Tram and Pham Le Tuyet Ngan won the women's title at the National Beach Volleyball Tournament, held in the Central Highlands province of Dac Lac.Nguyen Trong Quoc and Nguyen Thanh Vinh triumphed in the men's category.Forty-eight players from teams from across the country, such as Hai Phong, Da Nang, Khanh Hoa and HCM City, participated in the four-day tournament.Dac Lac hosted a…... [read more]
Seven volleyball teams from southern provinces will compete in Ben Tre today for the Sanatech Cup 2013.According to the event's organising board, each side will be permitted to include two foreign players. They will play in round robin format.This is an annual event as southern teams prepare for the national volleyball tournament beginning in August and the second round of the PV Oil Cup in October.In other volleyball news, Long An took the men's title at the National Youth Volleyball Tournament ended in Hau Giang on Thursday.Ninh Binh and Military Zone 9 finished in second and third place, respectively.In the…... [read more]
The 2010 National Beach VolleyballTournament No1 began on May 13 in the central province of Quang Ngai toacknowledge the 120 th birthday of the late President Ho Chi Minh andthe 1000 th anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi. The event was jointly organised by the Vietnam Volleyball Federationand Quang Ngai’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism to competefor PV Gas Cup (PetroVietnam Low Pressure Gas Distribution Company). Tanking part in the two-day event are 70 athletes from 22 men’s andwomen’s teams across the country including Quang Nam, the Fourth ArmyCorps, Khanh Hoa, Hai Phong, Da Nang, Tan Binh, Tanimex, Hong BangUniversity (Ho…... [read more]
This year’s event has drawn the participation of 60 young athletes from Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Haiphong and the Military, including 20 women and 40 men. The gymnasts will compete for 50 sets of medals in the freestyle, still rings, high bar, parallel bars, balance beam and uneven bars. Male competitors are divided into age groups ranging from 8 to 18 years, while females will compete in age groups from 8 to 15 years. The tournament will last through to June 13. Local gymnast clinches gold at international tourney Vietnamese-German athlete wins gold medal at European gymnastics champs... [read more]
International women’s cycling race opens in Binh Duong The week-long event involves 150 cyclists from 10 teams: An Giang, Binh Duong, Duoc Domesco Dong Thap, Dong Da Hanoi, Vinh Long, the Army, HCM City, Thanh Hoa, Hoa Binh and Son La. They are divided into two groups: one for under-16 and another for 17-18 years old. Both males and females will compete in different distances: 20km, 25km, 30km, 40km, 60km and 120km.The tournament was organized by the Ba Ria-Vung Tau Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism in co-ordination with the Vietnam Motor-Bicycle Sports Federation.... [read more]
HCM City triumphed in the men's combat event at the National Junior Taekwondo Tournament which concluded in the northern province of Lao Cai on Monday.— Photo bao;aocai.vn HCM CITY (VNS) — HCM City triumphed in the men's combat event at the National Junior Taekwondo Tournament which concluded in the northern province of Lao Cai on Monday. The team brought home five gold medals, six silvers and four bronzes. Binh Duong came in second with four golds, four silvers and one bronze. Third place went to the Police with four golds, two silvers and six bronzes. On the women's side, the…... [read more]
One hundred marksmen from 11 teams across the country will be competing at the event including teams from the Army, Thanh Hoa, Quang Ninh, Hai Duong, the Ministry of Public Security, Vinh Phuc, Dong Nai, Ho Chi Minh City, Quang Nam, Danang and host, Hanoi. The shooters will compete as individuals and teams, in under-16 and under-18 age groups. First, second and third prizes will be given to the best teams, and shooters who break previous records will receive special awards. The event aims to provide an opportunity for the young marksmen to gain more experience, hone in their skills,…... [read more]
The National Junior Shooting Tournament got off to a bang yesterday at the Ha Noi-based National Sports Centre. The event attracted 122 young shooters from nine strong teams across the country, including Ha Noi, the Military and HCM City. Male athletes will compete in 14 disciplines, while female sharpshooters will take aim in 10 categories. The event will finish on August 30. — VNS... [read more]
The tournament draws the participation of 16 qualified teams.The final, scheduled on November 18, will be broadcast live on television.The organizers will present VND 80 million to the champions, VND 60 to the runners-up and VND 40 to two third teams. After the opening ceremony, a match between the teams from the Hanoi University of Science and Technology and Hue University ended with the draw score of 1-1. Translated by Lam Anh... [read more]
Basketball tournament for pupils opens in HCM City Second Asian U16 Basketball Tournament kicks off in Khanh Hoa The tournament, which attracted 120 teams from across the country, aimed to help local young basketball players improve their skills and select the best athletes for the national team.The winners of the event will receive a prize of VND15 million in cash, while the first and second runners-up will receive VND12 million and VND10 million, respectively.The top team will have the chance to attend a one-month training course in Japan. They will also represent Vietnam at the Southeast Asian junior basketball tournament,…... [read more]