Top Vietnamese badminton players will leave late this week to compete in the Sudriman Cup 2015, to be held in Dongguan in China, from May 10 to 17.

The team includes world number 29 Nguyen Tien Minh, world number 58 Vu Thi Trang and world number 280 Pham Cao Cuong.

The competition in the tournament has been divided into four groups, with 12 teams competing for the title in the elite group. There are eight teams in the second and third group and seven teams in the fourth group.

Vietnam are in the third group, along with the Czech Republic, Turkey, Australia and Italy, as well as South Africa, Austria and Switzerland.-VNA