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Sandman: The Vietnamese snowboarder training on dunes

Sun-kissed and shaggy-haired, Nguyen Thai Binh swaps his flip flops for bulky boots ahead of snowboarding practice on the sand dunes of southern Vietnam.

Vietnam’s Lan wins Asian athletics gold

Quach Thi Lan won the gold medal in the women’s 400 meters hurdles at the Asian Athletics Championships in Qatar on Monday night.

Vietnamese man’s sacrifices to chase parkour dream

Nguyen Minh Trung, winner of the 2016 Lion City Gathering, speaks about how parkour changed his life forever.
February 08, 2019 | 09:00 am GMT+7

Disabled athlete Le Van Cong breaks world record at World Para Powerlifting Championships

The thirty-three-year-old weightlifter born with deformed legs set a new world record.
December 05, 2017 | 09:00 am GMT+7

Ronaldo stays atop Forbes list of richest athletes

The 32-year-old Portugal forward is estimated to have earned a total of $93 million.
June 08, 2017 | 03:36 pm GMT+7

Olympics-South Korea seeks Zika protection in Rio, Brits go patriotic

South Korean athletes will make their Rio Olympics entrance covered up in long sleeves and trousers, uniforms its designers say were made to protect them from Zika-carrying mosquitoes.
April 27, 2016 | 10:24 pm GMT+7

Newly crowned Olympic champion wants Russia barred from Rio Games

Australian race walker Jared Tallent has said it would be a disgrace to have to compete at the Rio de Janeiro Games in August against the man who cheated him out of London Olympic gold.
March 25, 2016 | 11:36 am GMT+7
 
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