11:12 | 02/04/2019 Society
The first National Men's and Women's Tennis Championships (VTF Pro Tour 200-1) - Hung Thinh Cup 2019 opened in Quy Nhon city in the central coastal province of Binh Dinh on April 1, attracting 55 athletes from six teams, including many top Vietnamese tennis players.
|The VTF Pro Tour 200-1 opens in Quy Nhon city, Binh Dinh, on April 1 - Photo: VTF|
The tournament, with a total prize of VND200 million and 200 bonus points, marks the opening for the 2019 VTF Pro Tour system run by the Vietnam Tennis Federation (VTF).
The event is held jointly by the VTF in collaboration with the Binh Dinh provincial Department of Culture and Sports until April 7, featuring competitions in men's singles, women's singles, men's doubles and women's doubles.
With the participation of top Vietnamese tennis players, such as Trinh Linh Giang (Hai Dang Tay Ninh), Nguyen Van Phuong (Becamex Binh Duong), Pham Minh Tuan (Hung Thinh - Ho Chi Minh City), Tran Thuy Thanh Truc (Hung Thinh - HCM City) and Phan Thi Thanh Binh (Da Nang), the tournament promises to offer the audience dramatic matches as well as high professional quality.
On the first day of the tournament the Hanoi team was quite successful as they collected four wins. Today, the seeded players will come to the court.