More than 250 players from eight countries and territories will compete in the Kawasaki-Biere Larue Vietnam International Series at the Tuyen Son Sport Centre in the central city of Da Nang.

The series, to be held from October 1 to 5, is part of the Badminton World Federation's (BWF) competition system.

This was announced by Vice Chairman and General Secretary of the city's badminton federation Le Nguyen Tuong Lan on September 26.

The tournament, which Da Nang will host for the first time, will see players competing in five men's and women's singles, doubles, mixed doubles events. The total cash prize amounts to 5,000 USD.

The players will also accumulate points for improving their positions in the World Rankings table.-VNA