Vietnam’s Chinese chess team won a silver medal after beating West Malaysia 2-1 at the Asian Team Chess Championship held in the Philippines from October 23-28.

China scooped a gold and Hong Kong (China) finished with a bronze.

In the women’s event, player Ngo Lan Huong took home a silver medal while Nguyen Minh Nhat Quang bagged a bronze at the U18 event for men.

The Vietnamese team groups Nguyen Thanh Bao, Tran Anh Sang, Ton That Nhat Tan, Ngo Lan Huong and Nguyen Minh Nhat Quang.

The championship drew players from 14 countries and territories.-VNA