|Two Vietnamese athletes compete in the boys’ singles final of the ASG. — Photo giaoducthoidai.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Vietnamese athletes pocketed two gold medals on the last day of the ASEAN School Games, ASG, yesterday in Singapore.
Nguyễn Anh Đức beat his teammate Lê Đình Đức 3-2 to take the title of the boys’ singles event. The duo then secured a silver medal in the boys’ doubles after losing 0-3 to Josh Chua Shao Han and Yu Zong Jun Gerald of the hosts.
Bùi Ngọc Lan and Vũ Hoài Thanh came second in the girls’ doubles. They were defeated 1-3 by Nanapat Kola and Thapanee Pormma of Thailand.
The second gold went to Nguyễn Đăng Khoa in the boys’ 1,500m freestyle. He finished with a time of 16min 7.06sec. It was his second title in ASG after the 400m IM on Sunday.
The swimming team also got a bronze medal with Lương Geremie Loic Nino winning the boys’ 50m backstroke.
Việt Nam rank fourth in the overall medal tally with a total of 20 gold medals. Thailand are on top with 29 followed by Indonesia with 25 and the host with 24 titles. — VNS
|Vietnamese delegation finish fourth at the ASEAN School Games in Singapore on Wednesday. — VNS Photo Trần Ngọc Tiến|