Track and field athletes honoured for ASIAD 2018 achievements

Track and field athletes honoured for ASIAD 2018 achievements

NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Sports Administration (VSA) and the Vietnam Athletics Federation (VAF) held a ceremony in Hanoi on September 19, to commend and reward track and field athletes for the achievements they recorded at the recent Asian Games 2018 (ASIAD 2018). (Sep 20, 2018 10:59:08)

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