|Kicking it: Players of District 8 vs District 1 in the opening day of the HCM City Open Women’s Futsal tournament on Wednesday. — Photo .bongda.com.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — The HCM City Open Women’s Futsal tournament, LS Cup 2018, has started at Thái Sơn Nam Gymnasium in HCM City.
The tournament, which is the leading event for Vietnamese female players, on Wednesday drew the participation of six teams including Hà Nội, Phong Phú Hà Nam, TNG Thái Nguyên and Sơn La.
Teams are competing in a round robin format. The top two will enter the final match.
The winner will walk away with the bonus of VNĐ20 million (US$870).
The event’s best players will be selected to take part in the upcoming Asian Women’s Futsal Championship.
On the opening day, defending champions District 8 easily beat District 1 3-1. Phong Phú Hà Nam also crushed Sơn La with the same score of 3-1. Thái Nguyên tied with Hà Nội 3-3. — VNS