|Nguyễn Tiến Minh earns a berth in the quarter-finals of the Malaysia International Challenge. — Photo hanoimoi.com.vn|
HÀ NỘI — Husband and wife team Nguyễn Tiến Minh and Vũ Thị Trang advanced to the quarter-finals of the Malaysia International Challenge on Thursday.
Minh, No 5 seed, defeated Tan Jia Wei 21-16, 21-15 of the host nation in the third round match.
He will meet No 2 seed Lee Zii Jia, another Malaysian, in the last-eight round.
Meanwhile, his wife Trang won 21-16, 21-12 against Thailand’s Thamolwan Poopradubsil
Trang, the No 1 player, will face qualifier Mattana Hemrachatanun of Thailand in the quarter-finals. — VNS