At the end of the 6th game, the Vietnamese players did not have the desired results, because only Bao Tram won while Truong Son drew and Kim Phung lost.
In the 6th game of chess SEA Games 31Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son lost the opportunity to regain the top position when he was defeated by weaker opponent Tin Jingyao (Singapore) is a successful draw. This draw only helps Truong Son gain 0.5 more points to raise his total score to 4 points.
Truong Son lost points because of consecutive draws
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Truong Son’s main opponent, Ervan Mohamad (Indonesia) also drew Yeoh Li Tian (Malaysia), so he continued to lead the table with 4.5 points. Today, the players compete in games 7 and 8, if they don’t win these two games, it will be difficult for Truong Son to win the gold medal.
In the women’s group, the opportunity to win gold is also leaving the Vietnamese players when Bao Tram is clinging to 2 Indonesian players. Bao Tram won in game 6 against Frayna Janelle Mae (Philippines), but Kim Phung lost to Indonesian direct opponent Sukandar Irine Kharisma.
Bao Tram is competing with 2 Indonesian rivals
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Another Indonesian player, Citra Dewi Ardhiani, beat Azhar Puteri (Malaysia) to rise to the top.
Thus, in the women’s group, Citra Dewi Ardhiani, Sukandar Irine Kharisma and Bao Tram all have 4.5 points, but Bao Tram is temporarily ranked 3rd because of the loss of the coefficient.