Nam wins doubles tournament

Update: July, 15/2017 - 07:00
Lý Hoàng Nam pockets his third men’s doubles title after winning at the China F12 event on Friday. — File Photo
Viet Nam News

HÀ NỘI — Lý Hoàng Nam and Sun Fajing won the China F12 Men’s Futures’ men’s doubles yesterday in Shenzhen City.

The No 3 seeded Vietnamese and Chinese pair defeated Singh Karunuday of India and Alcantara Francis Casey of the Philippines, No 4 seed, 6-4, 6-4 in 76 minutes.

It is Nam’s third international trophy after victories in the Việt Nam F5 and F9 tournaments last year. In 2015 Nam and Sumit Nagal of India won the Wimbledon boys’ doubles.

Earlier in the singles event, Nam lost 4-6, 6-4, 1-6 to his partner Fajing in the quarter-finals.

Nam will return home and prepare for his next tournament at the Thailand F4 event on July 31- August 6 and the Southeast Asian Games in Malaysia in August. — VNS