Young local tennis player shines at Selangor ATF U14 tournament

VOV.VN -Vietnam’s talented young tennis player Pham La Hoang Anh achieved two title wins at the Selangor 2nd PREC ATF 14&U Grade A 2019 as the youth tournament reached its conclusion in Malaysia.

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Vietnam’s talented young tennis player Pham La Hoang Anh (left) (Photo: Hai Dang/Thanh Nien)
During the final match of boy’s singles event, Hoang Anh recorded a victory over Rahmani Kasma of Iran, who is currently fourth in the Asia U14 rankings. The 2-1 victory ensured that the Vietnamese player ended the tournament as champion.

The result has served to give Hoang Anh a boost, climbing to 14th place in U14 Asia rankings, becoming the highest-placed Vietnamese player in the process.

In the men’s doubles event, Hoang Anh was joined by Nguyen Minh Phat as the pair recorded a 2-0 win over the Malaysian pair Zaman and Ibrahim to finish with a gold medal.

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Vietnamese tennis player Huynh Tran Ngoc Nhi (second from left) (Photo: HTF)

Elsewhere in the girl’s singles event, Huynh Tran Ngoc Nhi concluded the tournament in fourth and 32nd in the U14 Asia ranking, the highest position that a young female Vietnamese tennis player has ever achieved.

Nhi was joined by Yu Chi Chan of Indonesia as the pair won the girl’s doubles event, defeating Lee Jaeah of the Republic of Korea and Jo Leen Saw of Malaysia.

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