World No 12 Nguyen Tien Minh won a silver medal at the Yonex Australian Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament on April 8 in Sydney.

It was the first final match of the year for Minh who lost 11-21, 12-21 in 53 minutes to China ’s Chen Jin, the No. 1 seed.

It was Minh’s fourth loss to Jin, ranked fifth in the world.-VNA