Illustrative image (Photo: tinthethao365.com.vn)

Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam, for the first time, has taken a gold medal at the Southeast Asian Kendo Championship held in Bangkok, Thailand.

The men’s Team A triumphed after beating Singapore A and Thailand B in the semi-final and final, respectively.

Meanwhile the men’s Team B finished third to take the bronze.

On the women’s side, Singapore A were the gold winner, followed by Thailand A.

Vietnam A and Singapore B came third.-VNA