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Vietnam’s kata queen named WKF commission member

Hanoi,November 22 (VNA) - Vietnamese karate martial artist Nguyen Hoang Ngan has beenappointed as a member of the World Karate Federation (WKF) Athletes Commission,according to Vu Son Ha, head of the karate section of the National SportsAdministration.

Nganis considered the “Kata queen’ of Vietnam. She is member of the Ministry ofPublic Security team.

The32-year-old athletes won gold medals in 2006 and 2008 at the World KarateChampionships. She won gold in the World Games in 2009, a gold medal at theKobe Osaka International World Cup in 2007, a silver medal at the Asian Gamesin 2014 and many golds at the Southeast Asian Games.

Lastyear, Ngân and her teammates Do Thi Thu Ha and Nguyen Thi Hang won the onlygold medal for Vietnam at the Asian Karate Federation Championships, held inYokohama, Japan.