Vietnam to host three Men’s Futures tennis tourneys

(VOV) -The Vietnam Tennis Federation (VTF) and the Tan Binh Import - Export Corporation (TANIMEX) will co-host three Men’s Futures tennis events in the southern province of Bac Lieu from March 25-31 and Ho Chi Minh City from April 1-14.

Following the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) rankings, 18 players have earned wild card entries, 13 of which were granted to the host.

As Vietnam’s top player, Do Minh Quan is pursuing trainer certification in Florida, USA, and cannot attend the event. The three wild cards for the men’s main draw are veteran Le Quoc Khanh and two younger players, Nguyen Hoang Thien and Ly Hoang Nam.

With a total cash prize of US$10,000 each, the three Men’s Futures are expected to draw more than 70 professional players from 21 countries and territories, including Algeria, Australia, Austria, Cambodia, France, Denmark, China, Indonesia, Italia, Japan, Thailand, Taiwan and Hong Kong (China).