Update: 16:35 | 05/12/2018
(BGO) – The athletes of Bac Giang sports delegation saw a successful competition day on December 4 at the ongoing National Sports Festival 2018.
In the morning, two athletes Nguyen Anh Tuan and Phung Manh Tu in shuttlecocking game excellently competed with the host Hanoi and gained a gold medal in men’s doubles with a score of 2-0 (20-20 and 21-18). It was the first time the shuttlecocking team of Bac Giang province has ever bagged a gold at a sports festival.
Nguyen Anh Tuan (right) and Phung Manh Tu after being crowned at shuttlecocking’s men’s doubles.
Later, chess player Doan Thi Van Anh also brought back a good news. At the final match of the standard chess’s singles category, she defeated Pham Thi Thu Hien (Quang Ninh province) and closed the tournament with 7.5 points that
At the same event, chess player Vo Thi Kim Phung took a draw with Nguyen Thi Thanh An (Ho Chi Minh city team), thus earned a bronze medal.
Doan Thi Van Anh in the final chess match with Pham Thi Thu Hien.
Thanks to 2 more golds and 1 bronze, as of 17:30 on December 4, Bac Giang sports delegation secured the nineteenth ranking in the medal tally with a total of 6 gold medals, 2 silver medals and 5 bronze medals as well as second position in the medal table for mountainous provinces after Thai Nguyen delegation (6 golds, 3 silvers