At the opening ceremony

Five male teams are the Military, Ho Chi Minh City, Sanest Khanh Hoa, Trang An Ninh Binh and Ha Tinh teams while in the female teams represent the Military, Quang Ninh Coal, Duc Giang-Hanoi Chemicals, Ha Phu Thanh Hoa, and Ninh Binh Doveco.

These teams in each category will compete in a round-robin format to select the best teams for the semi-final and final rounds.

The finale and awarding ceremony will take place on September 26.

A game between the Military and Quang Ninh Coal teams right after the opening ceremony

The tournament is considered a chance for the athletes to hone their skills and for the participating teams to prepare for joining the coming ninth National Sports Festival.

Translated by Minh Anh