|National No 1 Vũ Thị Trang will take lead of Việt Nam at the Badminton Asia Team Championship in Malaysia. — Photo webthethao.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Việt Nam will participate in the women’s category at the Badminton Asia Team Championship in Alor Setar, Malaysia from February 6 to February 11.
Thirteen teams are divided in four different groups.
The team are in Group Y together with Thailand, the Philippines and the hosts.
The best players of Đinh Thị Phương Hồng, Đỗ Thị Hoài, Nguyễn Thị Sen, Nguyễn Thùy Linh and Vũ Thị Trang are Vietnamese representatives at the tournament which will be held at Sultan Abdul Halim Stadium.
The men’s side will see 15 squads in which China, Indonesia, Chinese Taipei and Japan are top candidates.
The championship will works as the Asian qualification event towards the 2018 Thomas and Uber Cup finals in Thailand in May. — VNS