|Vu Thi Trang was ousted from the women's singles of the Yonex Sunrise Viet Nam Open Grand Prix 2015 in HCM City on August 26. — Photo thethaovietnam.vn
HA NOI (VNS) — Top Vietnamese female badminton player Vu Thi Trang lost to Ongbumrungphan Busanan of Thailand at the Yonex Sunrise Viet Nam Open Grand Prix 2015 in HCM City on August 26.
Busanan is world No 17 and the number one seed.
The Thai player beat Trang 21-9, 14-21, 21-18 in 58 minutes of the women's singles' first round.
Tonight, Trang will pair with her teammate Vu Thi Sen in the match against South Koreans Chae Yoo Jung and Kim Hye Rin in the women's doubles.
Meanwhile, Nguyen Tien Minh will meet Leelavechabutr Kantawat of Thailand in the second round of the men's singles event. — VNS