Nguyễn Thị Ánh Viên grabbed a Best Female Athlete of the Year while Nguyễn Huy Hoàng was the Best Male Athlete of the Year at the fifth Victory Cup, the awards recognising sportspeople’s contribution in 2019 which was held yesterday in Hà Nội.
The 2020 Techcombank HCM City International Marathon, slated for December this year, is expected to see the participation of more than 16,000 runners.
Coach Trần Văn Sỹ has helped many of his athletes winning. Among them are six champions at the 30th SEA Games. He has been honoured as one of best coaches of 2019.
Việt Nam's success at the 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games was won thanks to the hard work of hundred of athletes who brought home nearly 100 golds, and many of them were first-time competitors.
Nguyễn Thị Oanh crossed the finish line and lay down on the ground, exhausted.
After 11 days of competition, Việt Nam closed the event with 98 golds, 85 silvers and 105 bronzes to rank second in the medal tally.
Vietnamese runner Nguyễn Thị Oanh took two gold medals on the penultimate day of the SEA Games in the Philippines yesterday.
Vietnamese runner Nguyễn Thị Oanh opened the 10th day of the SEA Games with a gold medal in the women’s 5,000m this morning.
Trần Ngọc Thúy Vi opened the day by topping the women’s singles with 21.2 points, followed by Chawisa Intakul of Thailand with 20.3 points.