Vietnam Sepaktakraw women’s team secure world championship
The Vietnamese Sepaktakraw women’s team secured the championship title in the quadrant event of the 2022 King’s Cup Sepaktakraw World Championship, after defeating host Thailand 2-0 in the final on July 27.
Vietnam defeat host Thailand 2-0 in the final on July 27. (Photo: Khaosod)
In the final match, the Vietnamese quadrant team, including Nguyen Thi My, Nguyen Thi Yen, Tran Thi Ngoc Yen, Nguyen Thi Ngoc Huyen, Tran Thi Thu Hoai, and Nguyen Thi Thu Trang, won 21-15 and 23-21.
Vietnam dominated the event, winning all three group matches, each with a score of 2-0, against Malaysia, Cambodia, and Pakistan, including a victory of 2-0 against the Republic of Korea in the semi-finals.
The King’s Cup Sepaktakraw World Championship is a Sepaktakraw team event which is considered to be the most prestigious tournament in the sport, as most top national teams compete in this annual competition.
The 2022 King’s Cup Sepaktakraw World Championship is the 35th edition of the tournament, held from July 24-31 in Bangkok, Thailand.