|The National Team’s Badminton Championship is in ongoing in Thái Nguyên Province. — Photo tbdn.com.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — The National Team’s Badminton Championship is in progress in Thái Nguyên Province with the participation of nearly 90 players.
Among 14 teams, eight are competing in the men’s category.
All the nation’s strongest players such as Nguyễn Tiến Minh of HCM City, Vũ Thị Trang and Nguyễn Thị Sen of Bắc Giang, Lê Thu Huyền and Đỗ Hồng Nam from Hà Nội are taking part in the tournament.
The first round of the event saw Hà Nội beating Đà Nẵng 4-1 in the women’s category. On the men’s side, Public Security won 4-1 over Hải Phòng and Bắc Ninh defeated Thái Nguyên 3-2.
The third championship will have a purse of VNĐ400 million to decide to winner.
Semi-finals and finals will be aired live on VTV6 from 2pm on Friday and Saturday. — VNS