|World No 50 Vu Thi Trang. — Photo citinews
HA NOI (VNS) — Viet Nam lost 1-3 to the European All Star team in the last match of the Axiata Cup qualifier in Indonesia yesterday.
World No 50 Vu Thi Trang was the only one to win from the team, with her 21-8, 17-21, 21-18 triumph over Kirsty Gilmour in the women's singles match.
Earlier Nguyen Hoang Nam lost 16-21, 18-21 to Brice Leverdez in the men's singles.
Huynh Nguyen Khanh and Bao Minh were defeated 8-21, 11-21 by Vladimir Ivanov and Ivan Sozonov in the men's doubles.
In the mixed doubles match, Dao Manh Thang and Pham Nhu Thao drew 15-21, 21-18 with Robert Blair and Imogen Bankier after the first two sets, but lost the third set 15-21.
Ranked sixth, Viet Nam did not qualify for the semi-finals, in which Thailand, European All Star, Malaysia and the host team will compete on Saturday. — VNS