Vietnamese runners outstripped their rivals to win another two gold medals for the country on December 17 at the ongoing SEA Games in Myanmar.

In the women’s 100m sprint, Vu Thi Huong finished first with a time of 11.59 seconds.

Another gold went to Do Thi Thao in the women’s 800m event, finishing in 2 minutes and 5.52 seconds.

Meanwhile, Duong Van Thai, who triumphed in the men’s 800m in the last SEA Games, only gained a bronze medal this time.

In the women’s 400m hurdles, Quach Thi Lan finished second in 58.93 seconds.

As of 4.30 pm, Vietnam ranked second with 47 golds, 41 silvers and 51 bronzes, only behind Thailand in the medal tally.-VNA