Tokyo Olympic Games 2020 opens with dazzling fireworks display

Tokyo Olympic Games 2020 opens with dazzling fireworks display

NDO – After over 12 months delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Tokyo 2020 Olympics officially kicks off with dazzling fireworks display at the opening ceremony held at the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo on the evening of July 23. (8 hours ago)


Vietnam’s medal chances at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

  Jul 17, 2021 16:51:38
NDO – Vietnam will be sending a 43-strong contingent to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, including 18 athletes competing in 19 events across 11 sports, with its medal hopes pinned on weightlifter Thach Kim Tuan (men’s 61kg) and Hoang Thi Duyen (women’s 59kg). 

Vietnamese athletes to receive VND1.85 billion for Tokyo Olympic gold

  Jul 15, 2021 11:31:18
NDO – Vietnamese Olympic athletes at the Tokyo 2020 Games will receive VND1.85 billion (over US$80,600) in bonuses for each gold medal win. 

Great pride for Vietnamese refereeing

  Jul 14, 2021 10:02:53
NDO – In addition to the 18 athletes who have qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, Vietnamese sport is proud to have three international-level referees invited to officiate at the largest global multi-sport event in Japan this summer. 

Vietnamese contingent given warm send-off ahead of Tokyo 2020 Olympics

  Jul 13, 2021 20:31:55
NDO – The Vietnam Olympic Committee held a ceremony in Hanoi on July 13 evening to send off the Vietnamese sport contingent ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. 

Vietnam secures two more Olympic slots in boxing and judo

  Jul 05, 2021 08:36:54
NDO – The number of Vietnam’s slots in the upcoming 2020 Tokyo Olympics has been raised to 18, with boxer Nguyen Thi Tam and judo fighter Nguyen Thi Thanh Thuy being the country’s latest Olympians. 

Swimmer Anh Vien seals Olympic place for third time

  Jul 02, 2021 14:47:36
NDO – Vietnam’s top female swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien has been included in the list of athletes competing in the upcoming 2020 Tokyo Olympics after receiving an invitation from the International Swimming Federation (FINA). 

Weightlifting earns Vietnam three more berths in Tokyo Olympics

  Jun 12, 2021 22:28:50
NDO – Weightlifters Thach Kim Tuan, Vuong Thi Huyen and Hoang Thi Duyen have qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, raising the total number of Vietnam’s official berths in the upcoming Games to 14. 

Female Vietnamese boxer qualifies for Tokyo Olympics

  Jun 11, 2021 14:53:43
NDO – Female boxer Nguyen Thi Tam in the women's 51kg category has secured Vietnam’s 11th slot at the upcoming Tokyo Olympics. 

Vietnamese badminton players secure Olympic berths

  Jun 08, 2021 09:59:22
NDO/VNA – Two Vietnamese badminton players Nguyen Tien Minh and Nguyen Thuy Linh have won berths to the Tokyo Olympic Games, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) announced on June 7. 

Taekwondo martial artist wins Vietnam’s eighth Tokyo 2020 ticket

  May 22, 2021 09:47:38
NDO – Female Taekwondo martial artist Truong Thi Kim Tuyen has successfully secured another ticket to the rescheduled Tokyo Olympic Games for Vietnamese sports. 

Rowers earn Vietnam seventh ticket to Tokyo Olympics

  May 07, 2021 15:13:45
NDO – Vietnamese rowers Luong Thi Thao and Dinh Thi Hao performed brilliantly in the Asia and Oceania Olympic qualification tournament in Japan on May 7 to officially secure their place in the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, rescheduled for this summer. 

Gymnast Dinh Phuong Thanh clinches sixth Olympic berth for Vietnam

  Apr 24, 2021 09:00:51
NDO – Gymnast Dinh Phuong Thanh has officially booked a place at the Tokyo Olympic Games this summer in the men’s individual all-around event, according to head coach of the Vietnamese national gymnastics team Truong Minh Sang. 

Vietnamese boxer downs Thai rival to qualify for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

  Mar 10, 2020 09:14:26
NDO – Nguyen Van Duong became the first Vietnamese boxer to qualify for the Olympics after knocking down his Thai opponent Chatchai-decha Butdee in Jordan on March 9 to make it through to the Tokyo 2020 Games this summer. 

Archers struck two additional Olympic berths for Vietnam sports

  Nov 29, 2019 09:51:32
NDO – Good news has come to the Vietnamese sports with archers Nguyen Hoang Phi Vu and Do Thi Anh Nguyet having both qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games in Japan.