Vietnamese martial art practitioners won the first gold medal at the event. (Photo: sggp.org.vn)

Accordingly, martial art practitioners Chau Tuyet Van, Nguyen Thi Le Kim and Nguyen Thi Mong Quynh overcame the host country’s rivals to take the gold in the women’s team event. The Korean team bagged the silver medal, while the Thai and Filipino athletes won bronze medal.  

This year, Vietnam sent five martial art practitioners to compete in the event and they will complete other events on September 3.

Translated by Chung Anh