|Nguyễn Hoàng Thiên (left) and Lý Hoàng Nam. — Photo plo.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Việt Nam will meet Hong Kong in group 2’s first round of the Davis Cup, Asia-Oceania zone, on February 3 in HCM City’s Phú Thọ tennis club.
Việt Nam’s team, ranked world No 57, are seeded No 4 in the Asia-Oceania zone.
Apart from world No 640 Lý Hoàng Nam, the Vietnamese team includes world No 1,443 Nguyễn Hoàng Thiên, national champion Phạm Minh Tuấn and young star Nguyễn Đắc Tiến, who won the U18 ITF title.
Nam and Thiên will play the single matches.
Hong Kong will have world No 913 Wong Hong Kit, world No 1,302 Tang Anthony Jackie, world No 1,568 Wong Chun Hun and world no. 1,511 Gastogi Karan on their side.
Việt Nam defeated Hong Kong to earn a ticket to compete in the event’s group 2 in 2015. — VNS