Vietnam approaches goal set at ASEAN 2022 Paralympic Games

Jakarta (VNA)- The Vietnamese delegation conquered 28 medals gold after three days of participating in the XI ASEAN Para Games (ASEAN Para Games 11), which means that he has almost achieved the goal of winning 35 to 40 gold medals in the regional sporting event, which takes place in the city Surakarta Indonesia.

On the eve in particular, the swimming team attracted the first golds of the day to the national delegation with five gold medals, followed by the athletics team, with five golds, eight silvers and two bronzes.

In chess, the Vietnamese players showed excellent performance by winning four gold, two silver and three bronze medals, while the weightlifters won another two gold and two silver medals.

a sportsman Vietnamita in the weightlifting competition (Photo: VNA)

The Vietnam visually impaired judo team also had a great day winning two silver medals.

On the same August 2, table tennis players from Vietnam bravely fought against strong opponents to win the first silver medal of the sporting event.

ASEAN Paragams 11 It will be held from July 30 to August 6 in the city of Surakarta, with the participation of 1,286 athletes, who will compete in 14 sports with 907 categories.

The ASEAN 11th Paralympic Games competitions are held in three venues, namely Surakarta, Karanganyar and Semarang.
The Vietnam sports delegation, made up of 153 members, including 120 from athletics, will compete in eight sports (athletics, swimming, weightlifting, badminton, table tennis, chess, judo and archery) and will compete for 35 to 40 medals. of gold ./.



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