Vietnam women's national volleyball team

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Vietnam women's national volleyball team
Medal record
Southeast Asian Games
Silver medal – second place 2001 Kuala Lumpur Team
Silver medal – second place 2003 Hanoi Team
Silver medal – second place 2005 Manila Team
Silver medal – second place 2007 Nakhon Ratchasima Team
Silver medal – second place 2009 Vientiane Team
Silver medal – second place 2011 Palembang/Jakarta Team
Silver medal – second place 2013 Naypyidaw Team
Silver medal – second place 2015 Singapore Team
Bronze medal – third place 1997 Jakarta Team

The Vietnam women's national volleyball team represents Vietnam in international volleyball competitions and friendly matches.

One of their greatest success was at the 2012 Asian Women's Cup Volleyball Championship in Kazakhstan, when the team finished fourth in the overall rankings.

2012 Asian Women's Cup Volleyball Championship[edit]

Vietnam qualified for the 2012 Asian Women's Cup Volleyball Championship as the seventh seeded team, based on their ranking in the 2011 Asian Women's Volleyball Championship.

In the 2012 Asian Women's Cup Volleyball Championship, Vietnam was placed in Group B together with China, Japan, Iran. Vietnam finished second in the Group. In the quarter-finals, Vietnam faced South Korea which finished fourth at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Nguyễn Thị Ngọc Hoa scored 31 points in this thrilling game in which Korea was beaten, 3-2. It was their first win over Korea as far as AVC games are concerned. The Vietnamese were outplayed by Thailand in the semi-finals. On 16 September 2012, Vietnam was beaten by the host Kazakhstan 0-3 in the bronze medal match. In the overall-rankings, Vietnam took fourth place.

Results[edit]

Asian Championship[edit]

Asian Cup Volleyball Championship[edit]

Volleyball at the Asian Games[edit]

Volleyball at the Southeast Asian Games[edit]

VTV Cup[edit]

Current Squad 2016[edit]

The following is the Vietnamese roster in the 2016 Asian Cup Championship.

No. Name Date of birth Height Weight Spike Block 2016 club
1 Doan Thi Xuan 17 May 1997 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) 60 kg (130 lb) 295 cm (116 in) 287 cm (113 in) Vietnam Vietinbank
3 Tran Thi Thanh Thuy 12 December 1997 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 63 kg (139 lb) 298 cm (117 in) 290 cm (110 in) Vietnam VTV Binh Dien
5 Pham Thi Kim Hue 3 August 1982 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 70 kg (150 lb) 298 cm (117 in) 290 cm (110 in) Vietnam Vietinbank
7 Ha Ngoc Diem 22 December 1994 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) 60 kg (130 lb) 310 cm (120 in) 295 cm (116 in) Vietnam Vinh Long
8 Nguyen Thi Kim Lien 10 February 1993 1.58 m (5 ft 2 in) 53 kg (117 lb) 220 cm (87 in) 200 cm (79 in) Vietnam VTV Binh Dien
9 Nguyen Thi Ngoc Hoa (C) 10 November 1987 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 64 kg (141 lb) 298 cm (117 in) 290 cm (110 in) Vietnam VTV Binh Dien
10 Bui Vu Thanh Tuyen 30 May 1991 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) 58 kg (128 lb) 270 cm (110 in) 265 cm (104 in) Vietnam Vietinbank
11 Nguyen Thi Hong Dao 24 July 1994 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) 65 kg (143 lb) 285 cm (112 in) 275 cm (108 in) Vietnam VTV Binh Dien
13 Nguyen Linh Chi 31 July 1990 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) 58 kg (128 lb) 280 cm (110 in) 268 cm (106 in) Vietnam Lien Viet Postbank
15 Nguyen Thi Trinh 5 September 1997 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 61 kg (134 lb) 290 cm (110 in) 286 cm (113 in) Vietnam VTV Binh Dien
16 Dinh Thi Thuy 12 April 1998 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) 67 kg (148 lb) 288 cm (113 in) 278 cm (109 in) Vietnam Vietinbank
17 Le Thanh Thuy 23 May 1995 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 62 kg (137 lb) 300 cm (120 in) 290 cm (110 in) Vietnam Vietinbank

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