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Vietnamese win Junior Fed Cup, Davis Cup in Colombo

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam beat Maldives 3-0 in their first pre-qualification match of the Junior Fed Cup, Asia-Oceania zone, on Monday in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam beat Maldives 3-0 in their first pre-qualification match of the Junior Fed Cup, Asia-Oceania zone, on Monday in Colombo, Sri Lanka.


Vietnam’s Junior Fed Cup pair (left) pose for photo with referee and Maldives players ahead of their match. — Photo VTF

In the first singles match, Nguyen Minh Thuy Hang beat Aishath Yala Hussain 6-1, 6-1. Hang’s teammate Nguyen Thi Phuong won 6-0, 6-2 over Mariyam Hashma Hanim. Hang and Phuong then defeated Hanim and Aishath Yumn Yumn 6-1, 6-1 in the doubles match.

In the Junior Davis Cup, Vietnam overcame Tajikistan 3-0.

Tat Thai Nguyen beat Mirzobahhodur Muminov 6-0, 6-0. Le Khanh Duy Tu defeated Gayrat Siyovushi 6-0, 6-1. Tu and Tran Quang Truong tounced Muminov and Siyovushi 6-0, 6-0.

Vietnam will next play the hosts, who on Monday beat Saudi Arabia 3-0. 

Source: VNS

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