In the 3 events of Esports at the 2022 Southeast Asian Student Games, the Vietnam Union student team won 1 gold and 2 medals after 3 days of competition.
The 2022 Southeast Asian Student Sports Festival is the 20th congress held, bringing together student athletes from 11 countries in the region, competing in 23 sports with 212 events. , such as: Athletics, archery, fencing, swimming, table tennis, volleyball, football… For the first time at the congress, Esports became an official sport with medals, with 3 contents: Men’s, women’s and male and female teammates of Lien Quan Mobile.
The 2 representatives of the Vietnam Alliance to attend the 2022 Southeast Asian Student Sports Festival are the two champions of Clash of Campus 2022: Thang Long University (women’s content) and Hung Yen University of Technical Education (men’s content). The matches took place from August 2 to August 5 and were livestreamed on Lien Quan Mobile’s media channels.
In the men’s and women’s team events, the Vietnamese Lien Quan won two bronze medals after losing to Thailand and Laos. Despite a very favorable start to the day when we won by a margin against the Thai team, our team did not keep up its performance, leading to regretful losses in the next matches.
As for the women’s team event, the Vietnamese female students competed somewhat impatiently and had many bad performances in the qualifying round, but in the final round, the girls of Thang Long University competed. calm and extremely steady. Thailand is a formidable opponent and this has been proven during the 5 games of the Finals, however, the maturity in fighting style has brought home the gold medal for the Vietnamese student sports team.
The gold medal in the women’s team event in Lien Quan Mobile is also the best achievement ever of this Esports subject. This is an emotional victory, raising the status of Vietnamese female athletes in regional sports.