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Vietnam draw easier group for 2020 AFC U23 contest

A draw held on Thursday saw Vietnam join group D with North Korea, Jordan and UAE for the 2020 AFC U23 Championship.

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.

Vietnam beat Hong Kong in Olympic football qualifiers

Vietnamese women beat Hong Kong 2-1 Saturday in the second match, second qualification round for 2020 Olympics.
April 07, 2019 | 10:23 am GMT+7

Vietnam women make great start in Olympic football qualifiers

Vietnam’s women’s football team beat Uzbekistan 2-1 Wednesday in the opening match of the second round of qualification for the 2020 Olympics.
April 04, 2019 | 10:19 am GMT+7

Coach Park ‘tired’ of managing both senior and junior teams

Vietnam’s South Korean football coach, who manages both the senior and junior teams, said he would prefer to coach just one of them.
February 21, 2019 | 06:30 pm GMT+7

North Korea will take part in next two Olympics: IOC Chief Bach

KCNA said Kim expressed thanks for the IOC’s support and for cooperating with North Korea 'regardless of any political climate and conditions.'
March 31, 2018 | 01:10 pm GMT+7

Kim Jong Un and Seoul envoys discuss possible inter-Korean summit

The delegation from Seoul is pushing for talks between the nuclear-armed regime and the U.S.
March 06, 2018 | 08:22 am GMT+7

On paper, Russia's Olympic podium chances strong despite ban

47 banned coaches and athletes had appealed the IOC decision but on Friday their appeals were dismissed.
February 11, 2018 | 08:55 am GMT+7

Korean unity, historic handshake as Pyeongchang Olympics open

South and North Korea last marched together at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin.
February 10, 2018 | 07:58 am GMT+7

Anti-North Korea protesters burn flags before Olympic opening ceremony

Protesters burnt pictures of the reclusive state's leader, Kim Jong Un, as around 800 people gathered for a march.
February 09, 2018 | 03:20 pm GMT+7

N Korea says no US talks planned at Olympics, Pence vows continued pressure

However, the North's high-ranking delegation will meet South Korean President Moon Jae-in and have lunch with him on Saturday.
February 09, 2018 | 08:12 am GMT+7

No Samsung phones, Nike uniforms for N.Koreans? Sanctions cloud Olympic perks

For months, South Korea has sought North Korea's participation in the hopes it will ease tensions and prevent violent incidents.
February 02, 2018 | 02:11 pm GMT+7

North Korean delegation arrives in South Korea for Olympics prep

North Korea will send 22 athletes to the Winter Games.
January 21, 2018 | 09:26 am GMT+7

Olympic flame stops in Seoul on journey to Pyeongchang

The outlook for next month's sporting extravaganza has brightened since North Korea confirmed its participation.
January 13, 2018 | 04:39 pm GMT+7

Michael Phelps becomes the first male U.S. swimmer to make five consecutive Olympics

Michael Phelps, who came out of retirement in 2014 and rededicated himself to the pool, punched his ticket to the Rio Games on Wednesday by winning the 200 metres butterfly at the U.S. Olympic trials.
June 30, 2016 | 08:23 am GMT+7
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