Tennis players to play in RoK

Two of Vietnam's top junior tennis players will compete in the Seogwipo Asia/Oceania Closed International Junior Tennis Championships in November.

Nguyen Hoang Thien and Ly Hoang Nam are expected to show surprise at the tournament, which will run in Jeju, the Republic of Korea (RoK), from November 6-11.

Thien is 135th in the world youth rankings and will be seeded 10th in the competition, while Nam, who is 295th, is ranked 27th seed.

The favourite to claim the trophy is the host's Hyeon Chung, who is 20th in the world youth rankings.

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