Badminton China Open’s top performer Lee So-hee hopes for first gold in seven years

Women’s Singles, Women’s Doubles, and Mixed Doubles Finals
Lee So-hee seeks first title since 2016

The South Korean badminton team is aiming for its best-ever finish at the tournament in China.

South Korea has qualified for the finals of three events at the 2023 China Open Badminton Championships, which have been taking place in Changzhou, China, since May 5. 섯다 The finals will take place on Tuesday at 2 p.m.

World No. 1 Ahn Se-young (KOR) will take on World No. 2 Akane Yamaguchi (JPN) in the women’s singles final. Ahn holds an 8-12 head-to-head record against Yamaguchi.

Women’s Doubles World No. 2 Lee Sohee and Baek Hana will take on World No. 1 Chen Qingcheng and Zhai Fan (CHN). They are evenly matched at 2-2.

World No. 5 Seo Seung-jae-Chae Yu-jung will meet World No. 8 Tom Jickel-Delfin Deloux (FRA) for the first time in the mixed doubles final.

After winning three gold medals at the World Championships in Denmark last month, 온라인섯다 the Korean badminton team will be looking to repeat the feat.

If South Korea wins all three events at the tournament, it will be the best result in the history of the China Open.

South Korea’s previous best result in a single event at the China Open is two gold medals. The men’s doubles team of Lee Yong-dae and Jung Jae-sung and the mixed doubles team of Lee Yong-dae and Lee Hyo-jung won back-to-back China Open titles in 2008 and 2009 during Lee’s dominant years.

A gold medal at this event would mark the first time in seven years that Korea Badminton has won the China Open. In 2016, 카지노사이트랭크 the team of Zhang Yena and Lee So-hee won the title after defeating the Chinese team. It will be interesting to see if Lee So-hee, who won the title with Jang Ye-na seven years ago, can team up with Baek Ha-na to win the women’s doubles gold again.

A gold medal after seven years would be another sign of the resurgence of Korean badminton. 고스톱 It will also brighten the country’s medal prospects at the Hangzhou Asian Games later this month.

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