Vietnamese duo Ngô Thanh Thảo Ngân and Lê Ngọc Vân won silver medals in the girls’ U13 doubles in the Singapore Youth International Series 2017 badminton tournament which ended in Singapore on December 3.
The duo lost to Warisara Dansoonthornwong and Sarunrak Vitidsarn of Thailand 21-11 21-11 in the final.
Earlier, in the boys’ singles U19, Vietnamese No 10 seed Nguyễn Hải Đăng was knocked out in the third round. On the girls’ side, Trần Thị Hoàng Tâm and Vũ Thị Anh Thư were ousted in the second round.
Thư was expected to shine as she ranked in top 16 female badminton players at the 2017 BWF World Junior Championships in Indonesia in October.
Việt Nam sent 18 players to the tournament, competing in age groups from U13-19.