|Trịnh Linh Giang of Việt Nam is one of two Vietnamese players at the Singapore F1 Men’s Futures tennis tournament. — VNS Photo|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Lý Hoàng Nam and Trịnh Linh Giang will represent Viet Nam at the Singapore F1 Futures tennis tournament which will start today at the Kallang Tennis Centre.
Giang yesterday defeated Matsuzaki Yutaro of Japan 6-4, 6-0 and Susanto Anthony of Indonesia 6-4, 6-3 in the qualification round to win his berth in the main round where he will meet Ken Ônda of Japan who is also a qualifier.
His teammate Nguyễn Hoàng Thiên lost 3-6, 4-6 to M Rifqi Fitriadi of Indonesia and failed to advance.
Nam is the only Vietnamese left from the main round.
The No 6 player will play No 7 Siddharth Rawat from India.
The final is scheduled for Sunday with a total bonus of US$15,000 for the best athletes. — VNS