The national men's sepaktakraw team (Photo: SAV)

Twenty-one countries will take part in the tournament. Vietnam are among 12 teams in the top Premier Division with nine are in Division One.

Vietnam are in Group B with China and India in the double event while they play powerhouse Thailand and Indonesia in the regu (three players in each team) category.

At the last event, Thailand won four golds in both two classes for men and women. Vietnam took two silvers in the women's competitions.

This year, no women's tournament is taking place.

Source: VNA