Nguyễn Quang Vinh (left) and Nischal Kayastha pose for a photo before their match. — Photo courtesy of VTF
HÀ NỘI — Both men’s and women’s teams of Việt Nam won their first matches at the Junior Davis Cup and Junior Fed Cup Asia-Oceania Pre-Qualifying Tournament on Monday in Indonesia.
In the Junior Davis Cup, Việt Nam played Nepal.
Nguyễn Quang Vinh beat Nischal Kayastha 6-0, 6-0 in the first singles match. Nguyễn Hoàng Hiếu won 6-0, 6-1 over Nihal Jung Bahadur Thapa in the second.
Then, Vinh and Trương Vinh Hiển defeated Thapa and Prasidha Moktan 6-0, 6-1 in the doubles match.
Việt Nam on top of Group C will next play Guam who lost to the Philippines 3-0.
In the Fed Cup fixture, Việt Nam were against Maldives.
No 3 seed Hồ Thị Trúc Tâm trounced unseeded Sarah Ahmed Akram 6-1, 6-1 in the first single. Sophia Huỳnh Trần Ngọc Nhi made it 2-0 for the team after beating Aishath Tara Naeem 6-0, 6-0. She then in pair with Tâm won 6-1, 6-0 over Akram and Zoya Zubun Saleem in the doubles match.
They will compete against Nepal, who were defeated 3-0 by Singapore in another match of Group B, in the second match at the Sultal Hotel’s tennis courts in Jakarta. VNS