15:38 | 25/02/2020 Society
Việt Nam's young tennis stars are to taking part in the Junior Davis Cup and Junior Fed Cup Asia Oceania Pre-qualifying 2020 in Indonesia from February 24 to 29.
|Việt Nam's Junior Davis Cup and Fed Cup teams in Indonesia — Photo courtesy of VTF|
The Junior Davis Cup team is made up of Phạm Hoàng Hiếu, Nguyễn Quang Vinh and Trương Vinh Hiển. Vinh is the defending champion of the Asian Tennis Federation U14 & Under Junior Series Đà Nẵng Cup 2019 – Grade A.
They will play Nepal in the first match.
The Junior Fed Cup includes Sophia Huỳnh Trần Ngọc Nhi, Hồ Thị Trúc Tâm and Nguyễn Minh Thuý Hằng. Tâm is best-ranked player of the team at No 2741 in the junior world ranking. She is seeded No 3 at the tournament.
Việt Nam first will face Maldives.
The tournaments, in which 11 men and seven women squads take part, are held at the Sultan Hotel’s tennis courts in Jakarta.
Three best teams of each event will earn places in the qualifying rounds in Kuching, Malaysia on March 30-April 4 for the female players and April 5-10 for the male.