|Phạm Thị Huệ (left) and Phạm Thị Hồng Lệ celebrate with the national flag after winning the women’s 5,000m event of the Singapore Open Track and Field Championship. — Photo zing.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Việt Nam won four gold medals at the ongoing 80th Singapore Open Track and Field Championship.
Phạm Thị Huệ and Nguyễn Văn Lai won gold in the women’s and men’s 5000m, respectively. Their recorded times were 17:33.67 and 15:20.29, respectively.
The 5,000m race also had a silver medal winner in the women’s category in Phạm Thị Hồng Lệ, who finished after Huệ with a time of 17:39.84.
Earlier, Việt Nam dominated the 3,000m steeplechase events on Wednesday.
Lê Trung Đức came first in the men’s category, clocking 9:15.09.
Two-time Southeast Asian Games winner Nguyễn Thị Oanh topped the women’s pool with a time of 10:42.53. — VNS