Vietnam concluded their 2023 AFF U23 Championship campaign in style, narrowly beating Indonesia in a nail-biting penalty shootout on August 26 to lift the overall trophy in a convincing fashion. Let’s take a look at Vietnam’s title defence route in Thailand.
A national badminton tournament for Vietnamese people in Laos kicked off on August 26 in Vientiane on the occasion of the 78th anniversary of Vietnam’s August Revolution and National Day (September 2).
After holding Indonesia to a 0-0 draw after 120 minutes of the final, Vietnam defeated their strong rivals 6-5 in a dramatic penalty shootout to win the 2023 Southeast Asian U23 Championship on August 26.
The Vietnamese Xiangqi (Chinese chess) team has finalised a list of six athletes to participate in the upcoming 19th Asian Games (ASIAD) in Hangzhou, China, according to the Sports Authority of Vietnam’s Xiangqi unit.
The VnExpress Marathon Marvelous Nha Trang 2023 event took place in Nha Trang city, the south-central coastal province of Khanh Hoa, on August 13, with the participation of more than 11,000 domestic and foreign runners.
A Karate tournament of the Vietnamese community in Japan titled "Suzucho Karate-do Kanto Open 2023" took place at Tokyo dojo on August 12, bringing together dozens of athletes from Vietnamese karate clubs across the country.
The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) and the Indonesian Consulate General in the city organised ASEAN Fun Walk 2023 on August 12, drawing the participation of approximately 1,000 local and foreign runners.
The Department of Culture and Sports of Da Nang city in collaboration with the Pulse Active Company launched Manulife Da Nang International Marathon 2023 at a opening ceremony at Bien Dong (East Sea) park on August 5.
Vietnam officially wrapped up their 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup campaign with a 0-7 defeat against the Netherlands in their last Group E clash at New Zealand’s Forsyth Barr Stadium on August 1 afternoon.
The July 22 game between Vietnam and the US during the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 in New Zealand drew 6.26 million viewers, making it the most-watched football telecast in the US since last year’s men’s World Cup final, according to Fox Sports.