Vietnamese athletes won two golds and one silver at the Southeast Asian Fencing Federation Championship in Singapore on September 5.
Việt Nam dominated the Southeast Asian Fencing Federation Championships’ men’s individual sabre event in Singapore on September 4.
The last Vietnamese fencer Vũ Thành An exited the Rio Olympics yesterday after registering one win and one loss in the men’s sabre event.
Olympian winner Hoàng Xuân Vinh will hunt for his second gold medal, this time in the men’s 50m pistol event tonight in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Fencer Đỗ Thị Anh will make her Olympics debut at the coming Rio Games.
Born in 1985 in Phù Linh Commune, Sóc Sơn District, Hà Nội.
Competition category: Women’s sabre
The first group of athletes representing Việt Nam left for the Rio Olympic Games on July 25, nearly two weeks ahead of the opening ceremony.
Swimmer Hoàng Quý Phước, the Southeast Asian Games 200m freestyle champion, will compete for Việt Nam at the Olympics in Brazil.
Twenty Vietnamese athletes have qualified so far for Olympics, four of them in fencing
Vũ Thành An and Nguyễn Thị Lệ Dung will represent Việt Nam at the Moscow Saber Grand Prix on May 27-29.