Nguyen Thi Quynh (second, left) celebrates on the podium with her gold medal at the SEA Pacific Fencing Championship in Pasig City (Photo of the organisers)

Hanoi (VNA) – Nguyen Thi Quynh pocketed a gold medal at the SEA Pacific Fencing Championship in Pasig City, the Philippines.

Quynh successfully topped the cadet girls’ sabre event, beating Drew Celso of the host country 15-13 in the final.

Her teammate Phung Thi Khanh Linh shared third place with Mohd Rais Pang Nadira Pang of Brunei.

The tournament will conclude on May 31.-VNA