Vinh Phuc win junior shooting championships

Update: June, 25/2014 - 08:15

HCM CITY (VNS) — Marksman Bui Anh Tung won gold medals in the boy's 10m air rifle individual and team events to help Vinh Phuc win the National Junior Air Rifle Championships in Da Nang on Monday.

The team finished with 10 golds, three silvers and three bronzes.

HCM City finished second with six golds while Quang Nam ended third, bagging four titles. Quang Nam's Ho Viet Sang completed the last competition day on Monday with a new record in the boy's 10m air rifle.

He marked 580 points to pass the old record of 569.

Huynh Thi Mai Khuyen of Quang Nam also set a new record in the girl's U18 Air Rifle Running Target with a result of 312.

HCM City added to the championship records in the 10m air rifle event with 985 points, surpassing the previous record by eight points. — VNS