Nguyen Thi Hoang Yen pockets a silver from the Asian Xiangqi Championship, which closed in Malaysia on December 2 (File photo)
Hanoi (VNA) - Vietnam won two silver medals at the Asian Xiangqi Championship, which closed in Malaysia on December 2.

Nguyen Thi Hoang Yen came in second in the women’s individual category after five wins, one draw and one loss.

She was defeated by China’s Chen Xing Lin, who later won the championship. Hong Kong’s Lam Ka Yan took the bronze medal.

Vietnamese men’s team secured the other medal, with six wins and one loss. China again won the title, with seven wins. Macao came in third. - VNA