DenmarkJan O Jorgensen
Anand Pawar received a walkover from top seed and men's singles No2 CHEN Long in the first round!
World No 4 - out !
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Yesterday Wenlong Zhou give China a winning start at Adidas China Masters 2013
Wenlong Zhou moved confidently through the men's singles qualifying rounds into the main draw on day one of the Adidas China Masters 2013 at the Olympic Sports Center Xincheng Gymnasium . World No 251 took his opening qualifying match with a good win over his compatriot Junwei Liao 21-14 21-11 to book a second-round clash with World No 26 Dionysius Hayom RUMBAKA. Earlier in the day unseeded Wenlong Zhou overcame RUMBAKA 21-19 19-21 21-10 in a match lasted 62 minutes. Men's doubles Kaixiang Huang and Si Wei Zheng produced China's second win of the two day when they defeated Phillip Chew and Sattawat Pongnairat 21-11 21-10 in just 20 minutes.
Men's doubles Chia Pin Lu and Chih Hao Wang - Chinese Taipei reached second round when they defeated seventh seeds Malaysia's Mohd Zakry Abdul Latif and Moh Fairuzizuan Mohd Tazari 21-17 21-19.
But there was disappointment for Nichaon Jindapon - she went out in the first round, beaten by 7th seed Minatsu Mitani 21-15 21-13 . Nichaon Jindapon only previos meeting with Minatsu Mitani ended in a two game defeat at the VICTOR Korea Open 2013 quarter-finals .
Seeded No5 Kenichi Tago produced a confident display to defeat China'sTianyu Gao 21-17 21-14 on the first round in Guangzhou today.
Denmark's Jan O Jorgensen seed No 6 secure a comfortable 21-17 21-15 win over his local rival Houwei Tian.
Long Chen  start his title bid against India’s Anand Pawar but his concerns come later in the draw with Kenichi Tago  , Boonsak Ponsana  , the third seed, his possible quarter-final and semi-final opponents .Tommy Sugiarto  ,Jan O Jorgensen ,Zhengming Wang  are the seeds in Pengyu Du  half, so Long Chen would avoid the Chinese No 3 WANG Zhengming until the final , but Anand Pawar received a walkover from top seed and men's singles No2 CHEN Long in the first round!
Thailand's Natcha Saengchote- Sarita Suwannakitborihan had the difficult task of taking on Yuriko Miki and Koharu Yonemoto of Japan in the women’s doubles. Miki and Yonemoto proved too much for the Thailand pairing as they were comprehensively beaten 21-7, 21-12.
In the afternoon unseeded Dong Keun Lee overcame Boonsak Ponsana 21-11 21-19 in a match that lasted 46 minutes. In the first game it was level pegging up to 3-3 however Dong Keun Lee took control and managed to place a winning margin of 21-11. The following part completely belonged to Dong Keun Lee,who led 10-5 before World No4 hit back to level 9-9 ,but the player from Korea finished first half 11:10. After the one minute interval he did not lose focus and it was the end of the road for seed No3.
Also meeting his end in the competition was men's singles seeded No4 Tommy Sugiarto. He was beaten 17-21 14-21 by unseeded Kento Momota . It was the first meeting between the two players with Tommy Sugiarto ranked 29 places higher than former World Junior Champion 2012 at No 6. The Japanese player controlled the first game but had to come from 12-9 down in the second, winning eight points in a row to lead 18-12 and continued his power play and easily grabbed the second set a big margin of 21-14.
Thursday, September 12, 2013
World No 3 let slip a golden opportunity to win the Adidas China Masters 2013!!!
Seeded No2 hopeful Pengyu Du met his match in the men' singles first round .He was beaten by unseeded Kazumasa Sakai 21-13 21-15.World No 3 let slip a golden opportunity to win the Adidas China Masters 2013.Kazumasa Sakai only previos meeting with Pengyu Du ended in a two game defeat at the Badminton Asia Championships 2011 second round - 7-21 21-23. In the first game it was level pegging up to 3-3 but the Japanese player took totally control and managed to place a winning margin of 21-13.The ending part entirely belonged to Sakai,who at any stage in the concluding part remained succesful maintaining gap and easily grabbed the second game and match.
In the first match of the day seeds No2 in the draw Jin Ma - Jinhua Tang secured a confortable 21-6 21-18 win over New Zealand's Anna Rankin and Madeleine Stapleton in just 21 minutes.
Unseeded Biao Chai - Wei Hong produced second win of the second day when they defeated seeds third Ki Jung Kim andSa Rang Kim 14-21 23-21 24-22 in the longest match so far. They now hold a 2-0 win record against their rivals ,having beaten Ki Jung Kim and Sa Rang Kim at the YONEX German Open 2013.
Yesterday's surprise Wenlong Zhou,who moved confidently through the men's singles qualifying rounds into the main draw continued his power play and overcame a mid match slump to record a hard-fought 21-15 10-21 21-13 win over Dong Keun Lee of Korea.In a battle,which lasted for an hour and two minutes,the Chinese player won the third game after trailing initially.
Friday, September 13, 2013
Biao Chai and Wei Hong continue of semi-finals
Unseeded Biao Chai - Wei Hong, which produced second win of the second day when they defeated seeds third Ki Jung Kim andSa Rang Kim continue of the semi-finals. The Chinese pair edged Indonesian's Gideon Markus Fernaldi and Markis Kido 21-17 21-16 in just over 34 minutes. After winning the opening point of the first game, the Indonesians were never ahead again and the first game ended with a well gap. Second game again after winning the opening point, the Indonesians were never ahead and the campaign ended.
Wenlong Zhou,who moved confidently through the men's singles qualifying rounds into the main draw and got the better over Junwei Liao , Dionysius Hayom Rumbaka and Dong Keun Leecrashed out of the quarter - finals. He was beaten 21-14 21-11 by
other qualifier Wan Ho Son .Wan Ho Son had only one meeting with Wenlong Zhou ended a two game defeat at the Li Ning China Masters 2011 first round.
Jan O Jorgensen controlled the first game but had to come from 9-7 down , winning four points in a row to lead 11-9 before taking the contest on their first match point.
In second part Kento Momota hit back,however had to come from 8-4 down and then recover to lead 11-9 and 15-10 , after four consecutive points . After winning the opening first and second point of the concluding game, Kento Momota was never ahead again. Seeded No6 began to apply the pressure as he moved into an 10-2 lead. The gap gradually widened at 15-3. However, Momota produced a late three-point burst before Jan O Jorgensen won the next six points to claim victory -
21-17 17-21 21-6.
Sho Sasaki overcame his compatriot Kenichi Tago fifth seed 21-18 21-8 in a match that lasted 39 minutes. Kenichi Tago took a fluctuating opening game and lose the first four points then recover to lead 10-9 .Sho Sasaki kept pace with him up to 15-15 to move ahead by converting his first game point. The second game looked a formality for unseeded Sasaki,who lost just eight points. He was always in control in the ending part and winning five points in a row to lead 5-2,over and over again consecutive points and win the match.Kenichi TAGO now holds a 2-1 win record against his team-mate in ranking events and for the last time at Odense Sports Park in the DENMARK SUPER SERIES 2010.
Saturday, September 14, 2013
Porntip survived against World No1 !!!
It was the end of the road for unseeded Biao Chai and Wei Hong in the men's doubles
competition . They suffered a 21-14 18-21 13-21 to Hiroyuki Endo & Kenichi Hayakawa in their semi-final tie. It was the second meeting between Japanese players (and second success) and their local rivals ,which produced three wins in the firsts two day at the Adidas China Masters 2013 over Ki Jung Kim - Sa Rang Kim , Jiting He - Peng Wang and Gideon Markus Fernaldi- Markis Kido. The last meeting were at the YONEX German Open 2013 .
Also meeting their end in the competition were the pairing of Xiaolong Liu-Zihan Qiu in the men's doubles competition .They were beaten 21-13 21-12 by top seeds Sung Hyun Ko - Yong Dae Lee in match that lasted 33 minutes . Sung Hyun Ko - Yong Dae Lee led 3-0 in the opener before Xiaolong Liu-Zihan Qiu hit back to lead 4-3. Until the end first part top seeds controlled results at any stage and finished a huge margin . In the second game it was level pegging up to 10-10 before Sung Hyun Ko - Yong Dae Lee took control to ease away for victory.
Porntip Buranaprasertsuk survived a big scare against top seed Xuerui Li. Unseeded World No18 had to stretch herself fully to overcome the stiff challenge from her local favorite before registering a 16-21 21-15 20-22 win in nearly an hour .Porntip Buranaprasertsuk controlled the first game but had to come from 10-9 down , winning four points in a row to lead 13-10 .In the concluding part of opener Porntip Buranaprasertsuk lead 17-16 , she added few succesful points and pulled first game. In the second game it was level pegging up to 10-10 before World No1 took control and won six consecutive points to lead 15-10 so that easily close the second part . Porntip Buranaprasertsuk led 6-4 in the decider before Xuerui Li hit back to lead 14-11 ,but World No 18 kept pace with her for the rest of the game to move ahead by converting her second game point.
Sunday, September 15, 2013
Yesterday survive - today let slip gold
In the local derby top seeds Xiaoli Wang and Yang (F) Yu secured 21-17 21-16 win over Jin Ma -Jinhua Tang in their opening match . Jin Ma &Jinhua Tang had never a game of the their team-mate in four meetings , having faced most recently of ISTORA GELORA BUNG KARNO STADIUM at the Djarum Indonesia Open 2013 semi-finals.
In the second match of the day Sung Hyun Ko &Yong Dae Lee took title with a tortured 25-23 21-19 victory over Hiroyuki Endo & Kenichi Hayakawa in a final lasting 59 minutes. It was the third meeting between two pairs .World No1 now hold 2-0 record against their competitors,having beaten Endo - Hayakawa at the Li Ning China Open last year semi-finals.
Blighted hopes had in women's singles final match. Xin (F) Liu also look jaded in the middle stages her final match up against Thai star Porntip Buranaprasertsuk but came back strongly to win 21-4 13-21 21-12.
Tournament surprise Wan Ho Son - Korea survived yesterday in his semi-finals match against Sho Sasaki,but today failed to stop home -fan hope Zhengming Wang and his campaign ended in match lasted 74 minutes. He let slip a golden opportunity to win his second consecutive title after victory at the Yonex Chinese Taipei Open 2013 when he was beaten 17-21 21-16 21-18 in the men's singles final by his local opponent.
In the last mixed doubles final Nan Zhang and Yunlei Zhao secured 21-18 21-12 win according to expectation over unseeded Yeon Seong Yoo - Hye Won Eom.