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Badminton ace Tien Minh hunts for SEA Games trophy

Although he has amassed a collection of prestigious titles from global and Asian competitions, top Vietnamese badminton player and world No.7 Nguyen Tien Minh has yet to win the men’s singles gold medal at the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games. Report by Nhan Dan newspaper.
National Beach Volleyball tourney underway Culture - Sports

National Beach Volleyball tourney underway

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

Two Koreas reach World Cup finals for first time

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) won an automatic berth in the 2010 World Cup finals on June 18 by finishing second in its regional group after the final qualifier, Yonhap news agency reported.