The first couple of Vietnamese sports to go down in SEA Games history
Specifically, in the men’s singles individual fast chess final at the 31st SEA Games, chess player Truong Son overtook Singaporean rival Tin Jingyao to win the Gold Medal.
At the same time, Truong Son’s wife, Thao Nguyen, also defeated chess player Gong Qianyun (Singapore) to win the Gold Medal.
The above result helps Truong Son and Thao Nguyen become the first Vietnamese sports couple to win the Gold Medal at the same time at the 31st SEA Games but with two different contents.
Truong Son and Thao Nguyen together won the Gold Medal at the 31st SEA Games.
Truong Son had an illustrious career when he won the U10 world championship in 2000. He also won four Gold medals at the first SEA Games when he was 15 years old. Up to now, chess player Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son has reached the milestone of 8 Gold medals at the Southeast Asian Games.
As for Thao Nguyen, this is the second time she won the Gold Medal at the SEA Games, after the first time in 2011. The number one female player in Vietnam was part of the team that won the bronze medal in chess at the 2010 Asian Games.
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