Vietnam to field 568 athletes to SEA Games 29

Saturday, 06/05/2017, 14:20 [GMT+7]

Vietnam to field 568 athletes to SEA Games 29

According to the General Department of Sports and Physical Training, Vietnam’s sports delegation will take part in SEA Games 29 in Malaysia with around 750 people, in which there are 105 coaches, 323 female athletes and 245 male athletes.

 

 
Vietnamese athletes will compete in 31 events and are expected to win gold medals in 16 events. Reportedly, Vietnam’s sports delegation sets target to secure about 49 to 62 golds and place third on the final rankings.
 
Some of the sports which Vietnam’s athletes did not register include long-distance swimming, water polo, cricket, equestrian, hockey, ice hockey, figure skating, lawn bowls, netball, rugby, squash, triathlon, and water ski.
 
Source: thethaovietnam.vn
Translated by H.N