|VUS HCM City team win men’s team 4km time trial event. — VNS Photo|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — VUS HCM City defended their men’s team 4km time trial on November 2 in Hòa Bình Province.
The reign champions’ quartet of Lê Văn Duẩn, Mai Nguyễn Hưng, Trương Nguyễn Thanh Nhân and Nguyễn Trường Tài met no worthy rivals during their race, grabbing their sixth consecutive title.
Đồng Tháp and Military came second and third.
Later, the women from Bình Dương easily won the 3km time trial after their main rivals from An Giang withdrew.
Đồng Tháp and VUS HCM City were runners-up.
In the men’s doubles 500m, VUS HCM City’s Lê Nguyệt Minh and Nguyễn Dương Hồ Vũ successfully brought home the gold.
Nguyễn Minh Triết and Nguyễn Thành Tâm from An Giang bagged the silver, while Đỗ Tuấn Anh and Nguyễn Vũ Linh of Đồng Tháp won the bronze.
Duo Nguyễn Thị Thật and Phương Trang kept An Giang on top of the ranking with their sixth title in the women’s doubles 500m.
Athletes are participating in the men’s and women’s 150km mass start for both individual and team titles from Kỳ Sơn District to Mai Châu District to Hòa Bình City. — VNS