VietNamNet Bridge – Hai Phong-born Nguyen Thi Le Quyen outclassed her national teammates to triumph in the women's individual 10m air mobile target rifle event at the National Shooting Championship yesterday, Oct 11.
She scored 362 points to beat Ha Noi's Cu Thanh Tu and Dang Hong Ha after 40 shots, taking home the port city's first ever gold medal.
However, Ha Noi won gold in the team event with a total 1,047 points.
In the 50m three-position (prone, knee, stand) rifle event, the Army team scored 1,695 points, 12 points clear of the Ha Noi and Ministry of Public Security teams.
Hanoian shooters dominated the men's skeet event with trio Nguyen Anh Tuan, Phung Anh Tuan and Nguyen Quoc Bao palming medals.
Tuan Anh won gold with a score of 97 points, while Anh Tuan came in second with 82 points and Bao, in third.
The trio also bagged the team gold with an accumulated 259 points.
In the women's skeet event, sharpshooters from Hai Duong dominated, winning two gold, one silver and one bronze medal.
La Phi Yen won gold with 58 points, ahead of Dinh Thi Hong Thuy and Nguyen Hai Ly.
The Hai Duong team also bagged a gold medal with a score of 171 points, while Ha Noi came second, scoring 143 points for silver. VietNamNet/Viet Nam News