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Vietnam’s female swimmer wins two golds at Speedo Sectionals

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Swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien (Source: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) - Vietnam’s top female swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien won two golds and one silver at the Speedo Sectionals 2017 tournament held in Indianapolis, the US from March 30 to April 2.

Vien finished first in the women’s 400m medley with a time of 4:44.94. She continued her dominance in the 200m freestyle with a time of 2:00.51.

The Can Tho-born swimmer also came to second in the 400m freestyle after clocking a time of 4:16.45.

Overseas Vietnamese swimmer Le Nguyen Paul also performed well. Paul won gold in the men’s 200m medley with a time of 2:03.86. He also took silver medals in the 100m butterfly with a time of 55.34secs and 100m backstroke with a time of 56.18secs.

To prepare for coming international tournaments, Vien and Hoang Quy Phuoc are training abroad. Phuoc is training in Hungary.

Lam Quang Nhat and Tran Duy Khoi are training in Thailand from April 1 to June 20 and then they will leave for China from July 1.-VNA
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