|Nguyễn Hoàng Thiên (right) and Lý Hoàng Nam earn a berth in the Thailand F5 Futures. — Photo baomoi.com|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Nguyễn Hoàng Thiên and Lý Hoàng Nam advanced to the quarter-finals of the men’s doubles in the Thailand F5 Futures tennis tournament.
The No 3 ranked duo from Việt Nam defeated Chiu Yu Hsiang (Chinese Taipei) and Darren Polkinghorne (Australia) 6-4, 6-4 in the first round match held at the National Tennis Development Centre in the central Thai province of Nonthaburi.
Their next rivals have not yet been identified.
In the singles event, tournament’s No 3 ranked Nam will play Arata Onozawa of Japan in the first match. Thiên failed in the qualifying round. — VNS