Vietnamese weightlifters set the bar for Olympic medals

22/07/2021 07:04 15

Vietnamese weightlifters set the bar for Olympic medals


Weightlifting is Vietnam's biggest Olympic hope this year, with Thach Kim Tuan and Hoang Thi Duyen going all out for medals. -

In the past, Vietnamese weightlifting won one silver medal at 2008 Beijing Olympics and one bronze at London 2012, both in the men's 56 kg category. Tuan had started his career in this weight class. But when the International World Federation removed this class and replaced it with 55 kilograms, Tuan decided to move up to the 61 kg segment.

Tuan will compete on July 25 and Duyen on the 27th.

Summary content from


"Tin tức 1" shows summary content only. Please view full content from Báo VNExpress at: https://e.vnexpress.net/news/sports/vietnamese-weightlifters-set-the-bar-for-olympic-medals-4327706.html

View Latest News at Homepage or select Topic

Update all News on Báo VNExpress or select topic Sports

Download Vietnam News Android App