HA NOI (VNS) — Vietnamese players won their berths in the second round of the Austrian Open badminton tournament in Vienna.
National No 1 Nguyen Tien Minh defeated Indonesian Senatria Agus Setia Putra 21-6, 21-8 in the men's singles event.
The No 2 seed will next play Artem Pochtarev of Ukraine who beat Adrian Dziolko of Poland 21-15, 21-19.
On the women's side, Vu Thi Trang entered the second round after beating Chinese Zhang Shuxian 22-20, 21-17. Trang, who is No 8 seed, will play Delphine Lansac next match. — VNS