As many as 121 teams from 68 schools in Ho Chi Minh City are taking part in the MILO Cup basketball tournament, which opened in the city on May 22.
The three-week long competition is being held by the HCM City Basketball Federation with the sponsorship of Nestle MILO.
The event aims to select the best players for the HCM City basketball team that will compete at national competitions.
The organising board will award both boys and girls teams eight first prizes, eight second prizes and 16 third prizes. The two best players of the competition, which concludes on June 10, will also be given special awards.