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Fifth VTV Binh Dien int’l volleyball tournament opens

In Uncategorized on January 12, 2011 at 7:10 am

Fifth VTV Binh Dien int’l volleyball tournament opens

QĐND – Saturday, January 08, 2011, 20:28 (GMT+7)

Fifth VTV Binh Dien international volleyball tournament was inaugurated in the sports centre in Dong Nai province on January 8.

This year the event attracted three leading teams of the championships in 2010, including LienViet bank, Vietsopetro and VTV Binh Dien-Long An. In addition, the organising board invited foreign teams from Thailand, China and Australia.  

The first prize is worth US$10,000, the second, third and fourth prizes are US$6,000, US$4,000 and US$1,000, respectively.

In addition, one style prize and seven individual prizes will be awarded.

Source: VOV

Source: QDND

National beach volleyball tournament starts

In Uncategorized on August 13, 2010 at 3:23 pm

National beach volleyball tournament starts

QĐND – Friday, August 13, 2010, 21:1 (GMT+7)

The four-day National Beach Volleyball Tournament, part of the 4th National Sports Games 2010, was held on August 12th at the My Khe Beach in Danang City by the General Department of Sports and Physical Training, the Vietnam Volleyball Federation, and the city’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

8 men’s and 7 women’s professional teams from Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, the Army, Khanh Hoa, Hai Phong and Danang were drawn into 4 groups to play a round robin, with the top two advancing to the semi-finals and the finals.

According to the organising panel, this is the third time the event was introduced at the National Sports Games.

Already teams from Khanh Hoa, Hai Phong and Ho Chi Minh City are tipped as the favorites.

Source: Tin The Thao/ Photo: VNA

Translated by Duy Minh

Source: QDND

Vietnam defends title at Int’l Volleyball Tournament

In Uncategorized on August 1, 2010 at 7:21 pm

Vietnam defends title at Int’l Volleyball Tournament

QĐND – Sunday, August 01, 2010, 21:10 (GMT+7)

The national women’s volleyball team won the gold medal at the VTV-Ferroli Volleyball Tournament by beating Ukraine’s Vingroup 3-2 in the final on July 31.

Vietnam had a very favourable start, winning 25-23 and 25-15 in the first two sets. However, the Vingroup team equalized by winning 25-20 and 25-21 in the third and fourth sets.

In the final set, Vietnam played with spirit and defeated the opponent 15-10.

In addition to securing the gold medal, Vietnam’s Do Thi Minh won the best player award, while Vingroup’s 17-year-old Degtyarova was voted the most beautiful player.

Source: VOV

Source: QDND

VTV volleyball tournament kicks off

In Uncategorized on July 26, 2010 at 3:18 pm

VTV volleyball tournament kicks off

QĐND – Monday, July 26, 2010, 21:39 (GMT+7)

PANO – The International Women’s Volleyball Tournament for the VTV Ferroli Cup took place on July 25th in the central highland province of Dac Lac. This is the second time the province hosted the event.

The tournament, organised by Vietnam Television (VTV), drew the participation of 6 domestic and foreign teams, including the national team, the VTV Binh Dien Long An team, Malaysia’s youth team, Thailand’s youth team, Thailand’s Suansunanta team, and Ukraine’s Vingroup team.

At the opening match, Vietnam’s VTV Binh Dien Long An team won 3-0 over Malaysia’s youth team.

According to the event’s organising board, the champions will get a prize of US$5,000, the runners-up US$3,000, the third US$2,000 and the fourth, US$1,000. In addition, nine other prizes will be presented to athletes.

The event will last until July 31st.

Translated by Duy Minh

Source: QDND

National Beach Volleyball tourney underway

In Uncategorized on May 14, 2010 at 5:01 pm

National Beach Volleyball tourney underway

QĐND – Friday, May 14, 2010, 22:22 (GMT+7)

The 2010 National Beach Volleyball Tournament No1 began on May 13 in the central province of Quang Ngai to acknowledge the 120th birthday of the late President Ho Chi Minh and the 1000th anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi.

The event was jointly organised by the Vietnam Volleyball Federation and Quang Ngai’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism to compete for PV Gas Cup (PetroVietnam Low Pressure Gas Distribution Company).

Tanking part in the two-day event are 70 athletes from 22 men’s and women’s teams across the country including Quang Nam, the Fourth Army Corps, Khanh Hoa, Hai Phong, Da Nang, Tan Binh, Tanimex, Hong Bang University (Ho Chi Minh City) and the host, Quang Ngai province.

The teams were divided into four groups and the best two in each group will compete in the quarterfinals, with the winners going on to the semi-finals and the final.

The National Beach Volleyball Tournaments Numbers 2 and 3 will be held in the coastal provinced of Khanh Hoa and Ba Ria-Vung Tau by the end of this year.

Source: Vietnam+

Source: QDND

Central province to host Tanimex beach volleyball cup for 1st time

In Vietnam Sports on November 13, 2009 at 4:38 am

Tanimex duo Cam Hong-Hong Loan (the further side) play in the 2008 Tanimex Cup last November in Ho Chi Minh City. They were the champions. (Filed photo: VNExpress)

Ninh Thuan Province on the central coast will host a national-level beach volleyball tournament for the first time from November 20 to 22. By Thursday, 23 teams have confirmed participation in Tanimex Cup there.

Ho Chi Minh City-based Tanimex Company, the tournament organizer, announced here Thursday that 12 male and 11 female teams had put their names down for this year’s competition, which is also a final test for selection of the national squads competing in December’s Southeast Asian Games in Laos.

This is also the first time the annual event is held outside HCM City since its inception in 2007. The first two editions took place here, and Tanimex teams won in both the men’s and women’s competitions.

This year, the 23 teams will compete at the beach resort of Long Thuan, Phan Rang-Thap Cham City, Ninh Thuan from November 20 to 22.

The host province, in its first participation in the national event, will send one female and one male team, the organizer said.
Tanimex will send two female and two male teams. HCM City’s Tan Binh District will send three female and two male teams, as the central province of Khanh Hoa will. The other teams come from Quang Nam, Danang, Hai Phong and a military unit.

Tanimex said it would see fierce competition from other teams this time.

Vietnam Television will broadcast live the opening and closing ceremonies, the openers, semifinals and finals on the VTV3 and VTV9 channels. HCM City Television will do the same on HTV2 channel.

Vietnam’s beach volleyball teams for the SEA Games in Laos will be set up based on performance by players in the Tanimex Cup.

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