|Nguyễn Tiến Minh is up in world badminton ranking. — File Photo|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Vietnamese badminton players strongly attacked the world rankings in the latest release by the Badminton World Federation.
In the singles ranking, national No 1 Nguyễn Tiến Minh made four steps up to No 39. His teammate and wife Vũ Thị Trang is up to No 36. Nguyễn Thùy Linh took her biggest step up from No 93 to No 85.
In the doubles, Đỗ Tuấn Đức and Phạm Hồng Nam are up to No 77 of the men’s category and Nguyễn Thị Sen and Vũ Thị Trang place No 56, three steps up, in the women’s class. Among them Đỗ Tuấn Đức and Phạm Như Thảo registered their best result ever at No 41.
Players will take part in an annual international tournament, the Ciputra Yonex Sunrise International Challenge, in Hà Nội, later this month. — VNS