Updated  
March, 21 2014 14:00:00

Nam advances to Mitsubishi-Lancer International quarters

HA NOI (VNS) — Ly Hoang Nam of Viet Nam beat Chinese Weiqiang Zheng 6-3, 6-1 yesterday to enter the quarter-final round of the 25th Mitsubishi-Lancer International Junior Championships in Manila, the Philippines.

The No 6 seed will next meet No 4 seed Kang Ku-keon of South Korea today in the boys' singles event. Kang defeated Sameer Kumar of the USA 6-1, 6-2 yesterday.

The Vietnamese national champion also earned his berth in the doubles category together with partner Bogdan Bobrov. In the second round, the second seed pair defeated Jake Delaney and William Matheson 6-3, 6-4.

Their next match will be against Mitchell Harper and Hei Yin Andrew Li who won 1-6, 6-3 [11-9] over No 8 pair Kuan-Yi Lee and Liang Yu Richard Lin.— VNS

Send Us Your Comments:
Name:
Your E-mail address:
Title:
 

VietNamNews may edit your comments and not all emails will be published.

Highlight

PM's India visit to bolster strategic ties 4    PM's India visit to bolster strategic ties

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung begins an official visit to India today, aiming to consolidate the strategic partnership between both countries and take it to new heights.

Law to ease real estate restrictions 1    Law to ease real estate restrictions

Most National Assembly members yesterday agreed that the amended Housing Law should allow more foreigners to be eligible to buy or own houses in Viet Nam.

National team in training ahead of AFC challenge 1    National team in training ahead of AFC challenge

The Japanese coach of Viet Nam's national football team, Toshyia Miura, says that fitness and tactics will be his priorities in a 10-day training camp in the southern province of Binh Duong.

Bear bile tourism shuts down in Ha Long Bear bile tourism shuts down in Ha Long

Bear bile tourism in the northern province of Quang Ninh's Ha Long City has finally been shut down, according to the non-governmental organisation Education for Nature – Viet Nam (ENV).

Artist restores traditional values through paper Artist restores traditional values through paper

Artist Phan Hai Bang, who created a very special type of paper called truc chi, is now working with his team to bring back what he calls "old values" in a really big way.