He gained 0,166 points less than the gold medal winner Feng Zhe from China. A bronze medal was awarded to French gymnast Hamilton Sabot.
Marcel Nguyen took the first silver in the Artistic Gymnastics men’s Individual All-Around event, the only medal that the German gymnastics team has won after 76 years.
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Vietnam's Hoang Xuan Vinh won the silver in the Olympic men's 50 meter pistol event on Wednesday after making history last weekend by winning his country's first gold medal. South Korea's Jin Jong-oh shot his way back from the brink of elimination to win his third consecutive gold in the event. With a steadier hand in the final rounds, Jin prevailed over Vinh. Kim Song Guk of North Korea won the bronze in his first ever international final. Vinh, a 41-year-old a serving army colonel who first learned to shoot with AK47 rifles, made history in Rio overnight on August 7…... [read more]
My triumphed in the Junior Ball event with 12.6 points. She was followed by Chloe Hay of Australia (12.1 points) and Arisa Tanthathoedtham of Thailand (11.65 points).It was My’s fifth medal at the tournament.On June 18, she grabbed a silver in the Hoop event with 13.1 points. She was behind Alexandra Kiroi of Australia who grabbed 13.3 points. Australian Ashari Gill was third with 12.4.My’s other silver medals were in the Clubs and Ribbon classes. Her first medal was a bronze in the junior individual event on Saturday.The junior team was third in the team’s category.Also on June 17, Vietnamese…... [read more]
With the first two gold medals, Myanmar now ranks first in the total ranking. Six countries, host Myanmar, Malaysia, Laos, Cambodia, Singapore andThailand are playing in the six-day sport of four Chinlone events fromDecember 4 to 9. Chinlone is a traditionalsport in Myanmar somewhat similar to sepak takraw. Each member of thesix-athlete team enters the circle marked on the floor one after anotherfor dribbling a Chinlone with several set touches without letting itfall during 10-minute section. The teams play three-sets, 10 minutes in each set and every single touch is observed for points or reductions. The 27th SEA Games will…... [read more]
HA NOI (VNS)— Nguyen Thanh Binh clinched a silver medal in the men's English billiards singles event at the ongoing Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games in Incheon, South Korea yesterday.Binh was narrowly edged out by overall victor Chaithanasakun Praprut of Thailand in the final match.Earlier, he defeated Praprut's fellow countryman Sjaritthurakarn Thawat in the quarter finals and overcame Gilchrist Peter Edward of Singapore in the semis.Elsewhere, in the women's U55kg kick boxing point fighting discipline, Dao Thi Thoan grabbed a bronze medal after losing to Hattab Farah Ali Sudqi of Jordan in the semi-finals.In the men's U74kg point fighting…... [read more]
Nguyen Thi Lua (first, right) (Source: vietbao.vn)Hanoi (VNA) - Vietnam's Nguyen Thi Lua won a silver medal at the Asian Wrestling Championships that ended in Thailand on February 21.Lua, competing in the women's 53kg category, lost to China's Pang Qianyu in the final match.Her teammates Vu Thi Hang and Kieu Thi Ly finished third in the women's 48kg and 55kg pools, respectively.The Vietnamese team ranked 12th after five days of competition.Iran topped the table with nine titles, followed by Kyrgyzstan and China.The wrestlers will next compete in the continental qualifier tournament that will be held from March 17 to 21…... [read more]
Giangfinished first in the women’s Changquan (long fist) category with 9.68points while Myanmar’s Yan Ni Tan was placed second with 9.60 points.The first gold medal of Vietnam was also earned by aWushu artist, Duong Thuy Vi, who topped the women’s Taolu Jianshu eventon December 7. Therefore, the country’s Wushu team has completed its target of one to two gold medals in the Taolu category. Vietnam set a goal of gaining at least 70 gold medals at the 27th SEA Games, which will last until December 22. At the last competition held in Jakarta two years ago, the countryranked third, winning…... [read more]
aigon Heat won their second match at the ASEAN Basketball League on Saturday at their home turf in HCM City, defeating Laskar Dreya South Sumatra of Indonesia 70-48 at the Canadian International School's indoor court.— Photo tuoitre.vn HCM CITY (VNS) — Saigon Heat won their second match at the ASEAN Basketball League on Saturday at their home turf in HCM City, defeating Laskar Dreya South Sumatra of Indonesia 70-48 at the Canadian International School's indoor court. The second win helps them maintain second place in the ranking table behind Hitech Bangkok City, which also won twice. Next, Saigon Heat will…... [read more]
Vietnam’s General Department of Sports has been criticized over the last week for its choice of representatives in Vietnam's delegation at the 2016 Rio Olympics in Brazil. The attention has been focused on the absence of doctors and coaches for judo and badminton athletes within the Vietnamese delegation. Instead of reserving the limited number of spots for those who could assist the athletes’ performance, the department is accused of sending sports officials instead so they can "learn from the experience". This issue has been raised on numerous occasions at previous Olympics and other sporting events, and has once again sparked…... [read more]
Shooter Hoang Xuan Vinh, who is the sole medal winner for the Vietnamese Olympics delegation this year, has declined a proposal to award him the Labor Hero title, saying his success is made up of collective efforts. Labor Hero is an an honor awarded by the president to individuals who have accomplished “outstanding achievements in labor and creation”. Vinh made history in Rio, Brazil on August 7 when he bagged the gold after a near-perfect final shot in the men's 10-meter air pistol. Four days later, he won the silver in the Olympic men's 50 meter pistol, making him the…... [read more]
London bound: Gymnast Do Thi Ngan Thuong becomes the ninth athlete from Viet Nam to win a spot at the London Olympics. — File Photo HA NOI — Gymnast Do Thi Ngan Thuong will compete at the Olympics as the first reserve athlete on the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) list following her performance at a tournament in London during January. In recent international tournaments, several athletes who already grabbed tickets to London suffered injuries, which will force them to miss the world's biggest sporting event. Second reserve Jordan Rae of New Zealand has filled the remaining berth. Thuong will…... [read more]