Nhan Dan Online – The National Outstanding Players Table Tennis Tournament 2013 officially concluded on October 5, after three days of competition in the northern port city of Hai Phong.
In the men’s single event, first prize went to Dinh Quang Linh from the Army team with 22 points, Nguyen Van Ngoc from Hai Phuong province placed second with 20 points while Dao Duy Hoang Anh from Ho Chi Minh City took third place.
Mai Hoang My Trang from Ho Chi Minh City topped the women’s event with 23 points, Phang Hong Truong Giang and Nguyen Thi Viet Linh from the Ministry of Public Security team took second and third prizes, respectively.
The tournament attracted the participation of 28 prominent contestants representing nine teams from across the country, who competed for men’s and women’s singles titles in a round robin format.
The three-day event offers the opportunity for outstanding players to be selected to the national table tennis team and compete in the 27th Southeast Asian Games in Myanmar later this year.
(Source: VNA- Translated by Nhan Dan Online)