Rowing pair Lường Thị Thảo and Đinh Thi Hảo set up Việt Nam's best result at an Olympics after their performance yesterday in Tokyo.
Nguyễn Thùy Linh created problems for world No 1 Tai Tzu-ying before losing her match at the Tokyo Olympics' women's single badminton tournament on Monday.
A 43-strong Vietnamese delegation will head to the Tokyo Olympics later this month, led by deputy general director of the Việt Nam Sports Administration Trần Đức Phấn.
Swimmer Nguyễn Thị Ánh Viên will compete in her third Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, next month.
The COVID-19 pandemic influences every corner of life and athletes are being forced to adapt to uncertain schedules.
Vietnamese athletes have only secured a quarter of the 20 qualification slots that sports bosses are aiming for at the Tokyo Olympics and with just four months left until the Games, the heat is on.
Vietnamese swimmers will have chance to earn their Olympics slots this May.