Indian tennis player wins Vietnam Open hinh anh 1Indian tennis player Saketh Myneni

Saketh Myneni of India was crowned champion of the Vietnam Tennis Open-ATP Challenger in HCM City on October 18.

The No 4 seed defeated No 8 Jordan Thomson of Australia 7-5, 6-3 in the men's singles final.

Saketh is ranked No 168 in the world. The 27-year-old won gold and silver medals at the Asian Games in 2014.

He has earned nine Men's Futures' singles titles and one Challenger, with the Vietnam Open Challenge being his second title.

Saketh later was awarded a silver medal in the doubles event. He paired with fellow-countrymen Sanam Singh, losing 1-6, 6-3, 8-10 to Tristan Lamasine and Nils Langer.-VNA