02 Jun 2022 | 22:09 | LATEST POSTS
At the 31st Southeast Asian Games, Vietnamese tennis has achieved remarkable results with 1 gold, 2 silver and 3 bronze, among which the Tay Ning players have made great contributions. Specifically, Vietnam’s No. 1 Lee Hoang Nam won the men’s singles gold medal and successfully defended his title at the 30th SEA Games. In addition, Zheng Lingjiang won the men’s singles silver medal and the men’s team bronze medal; overseas Vietnamese tennis player Chanelle Van Nguyen won the women’s team silver medal and women’s singles bronze medal; Nguyen Van Fang won the men’s doubles bronze medal.
In the men’s singles competition, the final was an internal competition between Li Huangnan and teammate Zheng Lingjiang, and Huang Nan won. It was Li Hoang Nam’s second consecutive gold medal in men’s singles at the Southeast Asian Games, a historic feat for Vietnamese tennis at the region’s largest sports festival. “I am very happy and happy because this is the SEA Games held at home and I have prepared very seriously. I would like to share this joy with my teammate Trinh Linh Giang, who has been training with me for many years and has A very successful result at the SEA Games, creating an exciting final,”- shared Hoang Nam.
Nguyen Thanh Ngoc, Chairman of the Tay Ninh Provincial People’s Committee, presented the medals to the athletes
With this achievement, Ly Hoang Nam has received nearly 2 billion VND in rewards from Tay Ninh Province, Vietnam Tennis Federation, Hai Dang Tennis Club owner, etc. and sponsors. Training committee members and successful athletes have also received awards from Tay Ninh Province and the Vietnam Tennis Federation. The federation also presented a certificate of merit to Mr. Thai Chang Jiang, chairman of the Hai Dang Club of Tay Ninh, who has made many contributions to Vietnamese tennis.
Nguyen Thanh Ngoc, Chairman of the Tay Ninh Provincial People’s Committee, delivered a speech at the ceremony to congratulate Vietnam Sports on the complete success of the 31st SEA Games. Bring back the famous medal. “This achievement does not come naturally, but comes from the hard work and hard work of the athletes, as well as the right investment attention from sponsors, Xining Sports Industry and Haidang Tennis Club.” – said Mr Ngoc.
On this occasion, the Vietnam Tennis Association announced that it will support the Vietnamese tennis team to participate in the second group of the Davis Cup play-off in March 2022 with VND 230 million.
From May 29th, Huang Nan, Zheng Lingjiang and strong Vietnamese players will participate in three consecutive professional tennis events hosted by Haidang Xining here.