Vietnam to host 10th annual international women`s volleyball
Hanoi: The 10th annual international women`s volleyball tournament - the VTV Eximbank Cup 2013 - will take place in Vietnam`s northern Ninh Binh province July 13-20.
The tournament will see the participation of six teams from Australia, China`s Shandong and Jiangsu, Kazakhstan, Thailand and Vietnam, competing in round robin format, and four best teams will enter the semi-finals, reports Xinhua.
The winner of the tournament will win prize of $10,000, while the runner-up will receive $7,000 and the third placed $5,000.
Last year, Japan defeated North Korea 3-1 in the final to win the tournament.