Weightlifters have brought the first gold medals home for Việt Nam in 2020 after winning 10 titles at the ongoing Roma 2020 Weightlifitng World Cup in Italy.
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.
Archer Lộc Thị Đào won a golden hat-trick at the 30th SEA Games. Now she wants a berth at the Tokyo Olympics in 2020.
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.
The Vietnamese taekwondo team failed to hit its targets at the last two Southeast Asian Games, but the team is ready to shine again at this year's Games in the Philippines in December.