Vietnam Women's Team won Gold medal at the Asian Team Chess Championship

Viet Nam bagged one gold and one silver at the Asian Team Chess Championship in Isfahan, Iran on Dec. 27.

The women's team including Grand Master Nguyen Thi Thanh An, Hoang Bao Tram and FIDE Master Luong Minh Hue won gold after beating Iran B in the final game.


It is the first gold medal for the women's team in ten years after winning silver in Singapore in 1995 and again India two years ago.


The silver medal was carried off by the male team.