Posts Tagged ‘ Asian Games ’

Huong takes bronze in women’s 100m at Asian Games 

November 26, 2010
Huong takes bronze in women’s 100m at Asian Games 

  Vietnam’s sprint queen Vu Thi Huong won the bronze medal in the women’s 100 meter race at the 16th Asian Games 2010 in Guangzhou, China on Monday. Huong, Southeast Asian champion in the 100m and 200m categories, finished Third—11 seconds 43 behind champion Fukushima Chisato of Japan (11 seconds 33) and silver medalist Khubbieva [...]

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Vietnamese athletes head to Asian Games 

November 16, 2010
Vietnamese athletes head to Asian Games 

  A sendoff ceremony was held in Hanoi on Sunday for the Vietnamese teams heading to the 16th Asian Games in Guangzhou, China. Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan attended the ceremony to wish the athletes well at the tournament, which opens on Friday. Speaking on behalf of the Vietnamese sports teams, delegation manager Le [...]

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A successful year for Vietnamese shooting

February 8, 2010
A successful year for Vietnamese shooting

2009 was considered a successful year for Vietnam’s shooting as it topped the 33rd Southeast Asian Shooting Championship and the 25th Southeast Asian Games’ shooting event. Gunman Nguyen Manh Tuong.LookAtVietnam – 2009 was considered a successful year for Vietnam’s shooting as it topped the 33rd Southeast Asian Shooting Championship (SEASA) with 20 gold medals and the 25th [...]

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Sponsorship on offer for Vietnam’s top athletes

January 22, 2010
Sponsorship on offer for Vietnam’s top athletes

The Vietnam National Sports Administration will select the most outstanding 60 athletes from 10 sports for major sponsorship this year. Top swimmer Nguyen Huu Viet.Each athlete will be sponsored to the tune of at least US$10,000, which should cover the cost of medicines and training for the Asian Games and the Olympics.At the Sydney Olympics [...]

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National team train in China

January 17, 2010
National team train in China

LookAtVietnam – The national swimming team led by coach Dang Anh Tuan departed for China yesterday in preparation for the 16th Asian Games.The team includes outstanding swimmers who won medals at the recent Southeast Asian (SEA) Games Nguyen Huu Viet, Hoang Quy Phuoc, Pham Thi Hue, Vo Thai Nguyen, and Nguyen Van Ty.Favourite swimmer Do [...]

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No change for SEA Games cycle

December 30, 2009
No change for SEA Games cycle

The General Secretary of the Vietnam Olympic Committee told Tuoi Tre that it is not true that the Southeast Asian Games will be held every four years as some local newspapers reported recently. LookAtVietnam – The General Secretary of the Vietnam Olympic Committee Hoang Vinh Giang on December 26 told Tuoi Tre that it is [...]

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Vietnamese judokas target China

December 27, 2009
Vietnamese judokas target China

After competing successfully in the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Laos, Vietnamese judokas will compete in the continental 16th Asian Games in China. Vietnamese judokas Van Ngoc Tu (upper) deals a blow to beat a Lao athlete in the women’s 48kg class final of the Southeast Asian Games in Vientiane last week. Tu won the [...]

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Vietnam pull level with Thailand in medals race

December 17, 2009
Vietnam pull level with Thailand in medals race

Vietnam’s Vu Thi Huong clocked 23.31 in the women’s 200 meter race Indonesia and Vietnam each completed a Southeast Asian Games sprint double as Vietnam dramatically pulled level with pacesetters Thailand at the top of the medals table Wednesday. A haul of 16 golds – including three in judo, two in shuttlecock and the women’s [...]

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5th East Asian Games opens in Victoria Harbor

December 6, 2009
5th East Asian Games opens in Victoria Harbor

A spectacular performance on the water in Victoria Harbor lifted the curtain on the 5th East Asian Games in Hong Kong, one of the busiest commercial centers in the world. Fireworks explode over the Victoria Harbour during the opening ceremony of the 2009 East Asian Games in Hong Kong, south China, Dec. 5, 2009. (Xinhua/Liu [...]

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U23 Vietnam stun U23 China to win VFF Cup early

November 9, 2009
U23 Vietnam stun U23 China to win VFF Cup early

LookAtVietnam – U-23 Vietnam shocked U-23 China with a 3-1 thrilling victory Saturday in the Vietnam Football Federation Cup and reaped the title, despite the results of the last matchday on Nov. 9.The home side’s Saturday win followed their 1-0 victory over U-23 Singapore two days earlier at the My Dinh National Stadium in Hanoi. [...]

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Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

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Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...