Fuzhou China Open 2019 kicked off on the 5th November and the first round competition of the upper half was held at the same day. The No. 1 seeded player of women's singles, Dai Ziying from Taipei China, was expected to fight against Spanish athlete Marin. During the competition, Dai Ziying won the first game at 21:16, 13:1 in the second game; she then advanced to the top 16 because Marin announced to opt out of the game.
“Actually, every time I come to the mainland, I always can receive a lot of support, so I am very happy to play here.” Dai Ziying said. She continued that many games follow one by one recently, and she hopes to adjust the physical condition to a more normal one and to have a good performance.
He Bingjiao, Chinese player of women’s singles, met Pornpawee Chochuwong who come from Thailand, and defeated the opponent at 2:0. In the second round, He Bingjiao’s opponent will be a 17-year-old Korean “genius girl”, An Se Yong. Another Chinese athlete Chen Xiaoxin encountered famous Japanese player Okuhara in the first round and lost the game at 0:2.
Zheng Siwei/ Huang Yaqiong, No. 1 seeded players of mixed double, also named “Yasi”. They promoted to the next round by defeating German players Marvin Seidel/ Linda Efler at 2:0. Lu Kai/ Chen Lu lost two games and were knocked out by Korean players Seo Seung Jae/ Chae Yujung.
After the game, Zheng Siwei said that he is currently experiencing the ups and downs, still looking for a suitable state, and there were some mistakes in the competition, so he hopes to get through the period of bad state as soon as possible. Huang Yaqiong also said that because there are numerous intensive competitions currently, she has little time for training and hopes to have a good performance in the following games and then make plan for next stage.
In men’s double, He Jiting / Tan Qiang competed against Russian players Ivanov / Sozonov and won at 2:1. Han Chengkai/Zhou Haodong, faced Japanese team Takuro Hoki /Yugo Kobayashi in the first round, who advanced to the next round by winning the last two games after one loss. In women’s double, Li Wenmei/Zheng Yu fight against Indian team Ponnappa/Sikki and won easily at 2:0.
Fuzhou China Open 2019 is part of the World Tour Super 750. At the end of the year, there are 11,000 championship points awaiting badminton players from all over the world. More than 250 athletes from 22 countries and regions in the world will compete here for champions of all games.
Above content comes from China News.
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