Hanoi, May 19 (IANS) As many as 324 shuttlers from 15 countries and regions will take part in the Yonex Sunrise Vietnam International Challenge 2016, in Vietnam’s capital Hanoi.
The tournament will be held from May 30 to June 5 in Hanoi, the Vietnam Badminton Federation, organiser of the tournament, said in a press conference on Wednesday here, reports Xinhua news agency.
Vietnam has 54 representatives, including its top aces Nguyen Tien Minh and Vu Thi Trang. This is the eighth edition of the Yonex Sunrise Vietnam International Challenge.
The tournament has the endorsement of the Badminton World Federation and Badminton Asia. The tournament includes categories of men’s singles, women’s singles, men’s doubles, women’s doubles, and mixed doubles, according to the Vietnam Badminton Federation.