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Yonex FRENCH Open SS 2014 : Round of 16 & QUARTERFINALS (23rd & 24th October 2014)

Discussion in 'French / Bitburger Open 2014' started by CLELY, Oct 22, 2014.

  1. scorpion1

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    Saina is collapsed
     
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    Haha! My bad! But, is it true that I am seeing? WSX is leading now?? :O
     
  3. Justin L

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    C'mon, umpire, it's a grueling match , the 2nd tournament for them , why speed up ?
     
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    11 cons. points??? :O
     
  5. Justin L

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    What a comeback for WSX, incredible. She is the more tired of the two but her grit determination and controlled game won it for her. Amazing.
     
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    From down 10-15, WSX closed the match with gaining 11 consecutive points. Amazing!!

    And I have to apologize for being so hopeless before. :D
     
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    We will never see that kind of comeback for the 5x11 scoring system
     
  8. scorpion1

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    Saina totally gifted it. She has to blame herself for the loss.
     
  9. Justin L

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    That's why attacking players hate to play WSX, unless your attack is overpowering, or else she is going to frustrate and annoy you no end.
     
  10. Justin L

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    You said it.
     
  11. Justin L

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    Same here, my apologies, WSX, for writing you off.
     
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    Anyways, I feel sorry for Saina. Seemed she lost her focus suddenly. It was so close to the victory.
     
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    Resting the bodies! Back to back tournaments are too taxing. Keep in mind that lengthy and gruelling 2014 Asian Games was just over not long before the Denmark Open!!
     
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    Incredible fighting spirit by Wang Shixian, taking 11 consecutive points to achieve victory against Saina Nehwal.
     
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    Actually the two ladies are about evenly matched, so it's normal for them to take turns to win. Today's outcome is unexpected for me, esp the 3rd set magnificent comeback, that coming from a stroke rallying type player who is visibly tired as well.
     
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    Chou TC is impressive, disposing of Viktor in the end.
     
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    Yes, in 5x11 scoring system just keep on attacking. Perhaps the badminton will evolve into much similarity as table tennis :D

    Hey, i guess BWF just wanna imitate ITTF :eek: how can I not think of it???
     
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    Somebody messed with the wrong Wang today.
     
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    The better one always executes at the end of the game!
     
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    I see..i understand that but why dont they just skip the DO last week if they really wanted to rest the bodies :D
     

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