Vietnam received a rain of gold medals on May 11 afternoon at the 32nd Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games) in Cambodia.
Nguyen Linh Na earned a gold medal in women's heptathlon, while Nguyen Thi Huyen bagged gold in women's 400m hurdles and Nguyen Thi Thu Ha snatched gold in the women’s 800m event.
Nguyen Linh Na earns a gold medal in women's heptathlon.
The same day, Trieu Thi Phuong Thuy and Bui Yen Ly brought home two golds in Kun Khmer, a combat sport originated in Cambodia, raising the total number of gold medals their team earned in the sport to five.
The same day, swimmer Nguyen Huy Hoang won a gold after coming first in the 400m freestyle with three minutes and 49.50 seconds.
2 Bac Giang athletes bag medals at SEA Games 32
May 7 morning, athlete Pham Tien San (born in Tan Yen district, Bac Giang
province) competed at duathlon event (combining running and cycling) in the 32nd
SEA Games. He
successfully defended the gold medal.
Mascots, logo, and motto of SEA Games 32
Two rabbits dressed in outfits from Cambodia’s traditional martial art of Bokator are the mascots at the 32nd Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 32), which takes place in the country from May 5-17.
Deputy PM encourages Vietnamese sports delegation at SEA Games
On the occasion of attending the opening ceremony of the 32nd Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 32), on May 4, Deputy Prime Minister Tran Luu Quang visited the Vietnamese sports delegation, at Morodok Techo National Sports Complex, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.