Latest Badminton News and Articles

Chun Seang, Kwong Beng falter at Japan Open

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News Published: 12 September 2007
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 1054
PETALING JAYA: Back-up shuttlers Tan Chun Seang and Chan Kwong Beng failed to clear the qualifying round of the Japan Open badminton championships in Tokyo on Tuesday. Chun Seang, expected to feature as the second ranked singles player for Malaysia in the Korat SEA Games in Thailand in December, was beaten 20-22, 18-21 by Japan's former Asian junior champion Kenichi Tago in the second round of the qualifiers.

Chun Seang, who is the top junior player from the 2010-2012 Project squad under Rashid Sidek, had beaten another Japanese Koichi Saeki 21-9, 21-16 in the opening match of the qualifying round earlier. 

Kwong Beng, another SEA Games hopeful, went down 11-21, 21-14, 19-21 to South Korea's Lee Cheol-ho in the opening match of the qualifiers. 

Pei Wei Chung also failed to make it to the main draw, losing his opening match 21-15, 14-21, 13-21 to Taiwan's Liao Sheng-shiun. Chun Seang and Kwong Beng still have a chance to make amends and convince the coaches they are worthy of places in the SEA Games when they compete in the Taiwan Open next week.

 

  • No comments found

Facebook

Twitter

Google Plus

Replays: Chinese Taipei 2014

playbutton-2014-square-chinese-taipei-open
Watch Replays

Related Badminton News

  • Recent News
  • Popular
Glasgow 2014: 20th CWG opens with tribute to MH17 victims

Glasgow: The Queen and more than 40,000 spectators at the Gl

India thrash Kenya 5-0 to top badminton mixed team group

Glasgow: After thrashing Ghana and Uganda with the exact sco

Glasgow 2014: Malaysia crushes Barbados, India sweeps Ghana & Uganda

Glasgow: No tears, no drama, no contest. Malaysia got off to

Another Not-So-Smart move by BWF

Kuala Lumpur: Despite good intentions, from constant efforts

Thomas Cup Final: Congratulations to Japan, thanks to Malaysia

New Delhi: In one of the classic Thomas Cup Final of the pas

Malaysia's Thomas Cup heroes get rousing homecoming

Sepang: Hundreds of fans packed the Kuala Lumpur Internation

Recommended Videos

  • 2014 Malaysia Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 All England - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Singapore Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Hong Kong Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Japan Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 India Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 World Superseries Finals - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Korea Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 World Championships - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Denmark Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 India Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Indonesia Open - Badminton Videos
Previous Next