Men’s canoeists clinch Myanmar’s first gold of 28th SEA Games

Vice President U Nyan Tun seen togther with gold medalists Myanmar canoeists Sai Min Wai and Win Htike.a
Vice President U Nyan Tun seen togther with gold medalists Myanmar canoeists Sai Min Wai and Win Htike.a

Canoeists Sai Min Wai and Win Htike on Saturday captured Myanmar’s first gold medal of the 28th SEA Games in the men’s C2 doubles 1000-meter race here.
The winning pair finished in a time of 3:43.814, ahead of Indonesian duo Yunus Muhammad and Tarra Anwar in 3:44.950 and the Philippines’ Ojay Fuentes and Hermie Macaranas in 3:58.377.

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Vice President U Nyan Tun presented the Myanmar canoeists with their medals after watching the race with Union Minister for Sports U Tint San and deputy ministers.
In the C1 1000m men’s event, Myanmar’s Thant Zin Oo snared Silver in a time of 4:06.707, behind Indonesian gold medalist Marjuki in 4:02.349. The Philippines’ Hermie Macaranas took bronze.
In the K1 1000m kayak event, Aung Myo Thu from Myanmar took bronze, finishing behind Lucas Teo, of Singapore, and Wichan Jaitieng, of Thailand.

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