Together with Nagal Sumit from India, Thien, Nam and Tuan will enjoy wild cards to the main round, which will see the competition of 32 players, including 22 ATP high-ranking ones.
Meanwhile, the qualifying round will witness 20 players vying for four berths to the main round, starting from October 12.
|Vietnamese top player Ly Hoang Nam. Photo: VNA
Nam is scheduled to play No. 2 seed James Duckworth from Australia, who ranks 99 th in the world, on October 13, while Thien will meet Huang Liang-chi from Taiwan ( China ) on October 12 and Tuan will play Yang Tsung-hua from Taiwan.
According to the organisation board, timetable for men’s double event will be decided on October 11.
Winners will receive an award worth US$50,000 and 90 points in ATP rankings.
The tournament is scheduled to last until October 18. Ticket for each game in the main round costs between VND110,000 (US$5) and VND500,000 (US$25).