|Lý Hoàng Nam. — Photo vnecdn.net|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Việt Nam have been promoted to Davis Cup, Asia/Oceania Zone Group II.
Việt Nam defeated Qatar 3-0 in the play-off match of Davis Cup, Asia/Oceania Zone Group III on Saturday to secure their place in the higher group.
Before entering the game, Việt Nam topped Group A with three wins against Pacific Oceania, Cambodia and Malaysia. While Qatar were the runners-up of Group B with two wins and one loss.
In the first men’s singles match, Trịnh Linh Giang defeated Jabor Al-Mutawa 6-4, 7-5. While in the second men’s singles match, Lý Hoàng Nam defeated Mubarak Shannan Zayid 6-4, 7-6.
In the men’s doubles match, Phạm Minh Tuấn and Lê Quốc Khánh bested Issa Shanan Al Harrasi and Mousa Shanan Zayed 6-3, 6-2.
With this win, the Vietnamese team have been awarded VNĐ200million (US$8,700). — VNS