Vietnam wins 20 gold medals at Eastern Asia Youth Chess Championship in Mongolia

Tuesday, 27/06/2017, 14:30 [GMT+7]

Vietnam wins 20 gold medals at Eastern Asia Youth Chess Championship in Mongolia

The young athletes of Vietnam chess team performed impressively at the Eastern Asia Youth Chess Championship held in Mongolia from June 17 to 26. Vietnamese players won 20 gold medals in three events: Standard, Rapid, Blitz.

 

 
Pham Tran Gia Phuc, who lately achieved a gold medal in Blitz, Boys U8 category, at the World Cadets Blitz Chess Championship for young players in Belarus, continued his excellent form at the Eastern Asia Youth Chess Championship when scooping three golds in Standard, Rapid and Blitz.
 
Source:Thethaovietnam.vn
Translated by H.N