Vietnam win berth for 2022 Davis Cup World Group II playoffs
tranthuy02 19-09-2021, 16:09

Vietnamese tennis players at a training centre in Ho Chi Minh City (Photo: VNA)   

NDO/VNA - Vietnamese tennis players have won a ticket to the 2022 Davis Cup World Group II playoffs after beating Malaysia 2-0 at the 2021 Group III playoff round in Asia/Oceania, according to the Vietnam Tennis Federation (VTF).

During the Group III playoffs held in Jordan from September 14-18, the four-member team faced eight rivals of Hong Kong (China), Syria, Sri Lanka, Kuwait, Qatar, Jordan, Pacific Oceania and Malaysia.

Vietnam’s decisive victory against Malaysia was brought about by Ly Hoang Nam and Trinh Linh Giang.

The World Group II play-offs are scheduled to take place in March next year.

Vietnam triumphed at the Asia/Oceania Group III in 2019. They missed out on a place in World Group II after losing 0-4 to Morocco in the play-offs in 2020.