Nam Định, Ninh Bình top HCM City’s int’l competition

Update: August, 01/2016 - 09:00
Viet Nam News

HÀ NỘI — Nam Định and Ninh Bình won an international track-and-field tournament, which closed at HCM City’s Thông Nhất Stadium on Saturday.

After two days of competitions, the two teams earned 11 gold medals, followed by HCM City with six medals.

There was only one national record set at the annual event, as Bùi Thị Xuân of Military team set a new record in the women’s javelin at 51.60m.

The tournament was held as many countries are preparing for the Rio Olympics, so there were only five international teams participating.

Among them, Indonesia took three gold medals, Sri Lanka won two and South Korea earned one. — VNS