User Tag List

Page 1 of 19 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 17 of 319
  1. #1
    Regular Member chris-ccc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Posts
    26,770
    Mentioned
    3 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Thumbs up 2011 China Open SSP: Round 2 Thu 24-Nov

    .
    2011 China Open SSP: Round 2 Thursday 24-November

    For Schedule of Matches;
    http://www.tournamentsoftware.com/sp...A19&d=20111124

    For Time in Shanghai;
    http://www.worldtimeserver.com/current_time_in_CN.aspx

    For Live Streaming, kuwichert created this thread;
    http://www.badmintoncentral.com/foru...11-live-stream

    For our BC PAW Game, Sandy has posted it here;
    http://www.badmintoncentral.com/foru...REMIER-SS-2011
    .

  2. #2
    Regular Member chris-ccc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Posts
    26,770
    Mentioned
    3 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    .
    For us PAWers, we are wishing for;

    * Yao Xue (Q) to defeat Tine Baun [7] (for 38 points)
    * Han Li (Q) to defeat Petya Nedelcheva (for 32 points)


    .

  3. #3
    Regular Member kelana's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    Parmir Mountains, Silk Road
    Posts
    3,011
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by chris-ccc View Post
    .
    For us PAWers, we are wishing for;

    * Yao Xue (Q) to defeat Tine Baun [7] (for 38 points)
    * Han Li (Q) to defeat Petya Nedelcheva (for 32 points)


    .
    the immense skewed point balance really do not reflect the real potential of the players... so much in favor of the qualifiers that most rational PAWers will just "speculate at the wildest" to reap the point benefits

  4. #4
    Regular Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Location
    coming to a court near you...
    Posts
    28,044
    Mentioned
    7 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Diplomacy at its best

    Noticed how they have allocated the matches on the TV court.
    - 5 CHN (to be expected as they have the highest representation)

    - 2 DEN
    - 2 TPE
    - 2 IND
    - 2 MAS
    - 2 KOR

    Then
    - 1 HKG
    - 1 GER
    - 1 THA
    - 1 JPN

    We get to see pretty much a player from each nation on the TV court. Ironically, no INA. Did they do something to piss off the organizers or BWF? Maybe choosing the SEA Games over the HK Open?

  5. #5
    Regular Member
    Join Date
    May 2002
    Location
    Blue planet
    Posts
    1,403
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Yeah, they should show the XD match between Natsir/Ahmad and Denmark. It is probably quite even.

  6. #6
    Regular Member Loh's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2002
    Location
    Singapore Also Can
    Posts
    12,051
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Badminton: Women seeds stumble as Gade edges through at China Open

    Posted: 23 November 2011 2117 hrs


    SHANGHAI: Fourth seed Saina Nehwal and sixth seed Juliane Schenk were shock casualties at the China Open in Shanghai on Wednesday, where Dane ace Peter Gade battled all the way to avoid becoming a third victim.

    India's Nehwal was upset by Korean Youn Joo Bae 15-21, 24-22, 21-15 in a match that lasted just over an hour, while Hong Kong shuttler Yip Pui Yin dispatched with sixth seed Juliane Schenk of Germany 21-18, 19-21, 25-23.

    Schenk, apparently upset at a lineman's call, threw her racket to the floor and sat down on the court for nearly a minute, before going on to suffer her second straight first-round loss in a row.

    In the men's singles, Denmark's fourth-seeded Peter Gade had to dig deep to win his qualifying round match in a fierce showdown against 23-year-old South Korean Ho Shon-Wan, 21-13, 20-22, 22-20.

    It took Gade an hour and 22 minutes to finish off the young Korean he twice defeated before in straight sets in Indonesia and Japan.

    After the match, Gade explained that his preparations for this week's $350,000 Shanghai tournament had suffered because of a build-up of fluid in his ankle, keeping him off the practice courts for two weeks earlier this month.

    He said he picked up the Achilles tendon injury in May and it had been bothering him ever since.

    "I'm a bit annoyed I couldn't finish (Shon) off in the second (set) and also in the third," Gade said, "but he was going very sharp and very close to the line at the end of the first set.

    "But I'm very happy that I pulled through. It was a tough game. Tomorrow will be equal."

    China's top-seeded men won their matches more easily, as second seed Chen Long dispatched with Kai Wen of Hong Kong 21-14, 21-18, while fifth seed Chen Jin beat Indonesia's Dionysius Hayom Rumbaka 21-15, 21-14.

    Jin said he is eyeing Gade's fourth place world ranking since Federation rules would allow him to gain a third Olympic spot in the China team if he and teammates Lin Dan and Chen Long could finish in the world's top four in May.

    "I won't allow myself to be tired. There's only a half a year before the Olympics, so every day I must be focused."

    China's women also have London on their minds, as they compete in Shanghai.

    First seed Wang Shixian of China said after her victory over Thailand's Sapsiree Taerattanachai 21-7, 21-14 that she was focused on the narrow margin dividing her and her teammates, second-seed Wang Yihan and third-seed Wang Xi.

    "The score for Olympics rankings is not much different from the persons who are below my scores so every match is very important. Also, my opponents play very consistently so there's pressure so I have to try my best," said Wang.

    - AFP/al

  7. #7
    Regular Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2005
    Location
    Hong Kong
    Posts
    18,460
    Mentioned
    3 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    No INA players on TV court for 2 reasons:
    1. 2 out of the 3 matches involving INA players are all-INA matches. No point showing them. I expect Simon and Kido/Hendra to win.

    2. The other one involves Towi/Butet vs an aging ex WC winner. I think Towi/Butet will beat them.

  8. #8
    Regular Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2005
    Location
    Hong Kong
    Posts
    18,460
    Mentioned
    3 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    I notice the potential WO match in XD involving Hong Wei/Pan Pan and Tao Jiaming/Xia Huan as the winner will possibly face Towi/Butet in the QF. I expect the CHN coach to let Hong/Pan win as they had beaten the INA pair once.

  9. #9
    Regular Member kelana's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    Parmir Mountains, Silk Road
    Posts
    3,011
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Exclamation SURNAME First name - incorrect and inconsistent addressing

    Quote Originally Posted by Loh View Post
    Posted: 23 November 2011 2117 hrs
    ...
    China's top-seeded men won their matches more easily, as second seed Chen Long dispatched with Kai Wen of Hong Kong 21-14, 21-18, while fifth seed Chen Jin beat Indonesia's Dionysius Hayom Rumbaka 21-15, 21-14.
    ...
    - AFP/al
    WEN Kai is a mainland China's player, the Q3 winner

    SURNAME First name (for Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese players)

    Too bad that BWF registered some Chinese players incorrectly such as HUAN Xia whereas Xia is incorrectly treated as the surname, accordingly TS is also wrong as well as having some of ITS OWN inconsistencies in putting the names of Chinese players, therefore one will find the confusing addressing like:

    WD: Jinhua TANG/HUAN Xia (CHN)
    WD: JING Xie/BAO Yixin (CHN)
    XD: TAO Jiaming/HUAN Xia (CHN)

    whereas in all instances here the TANG, HUAN, JING, BAO, TAO, WEN and so on constitute the SURNAME.

    The two-syllable Chinese names will be especially tough to recognize for those unfamiliar with them (which one is surname or first name) once it's put incorrectly.

    All involved parties are just reckless and ignorant!

    And why don't they just CAPITALIZE THE SURNAME (like in passport way) to identify it more easily and properly???
    Last edited by kelana; 11-23-2011 at 10:10 PM.

  10. #10
    Regular Member luvina's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Indonesia
    Posts
    844
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by badMania View Post
    No INA players on TV court for 2 reasons:
    1. 2 out of the 3 matches involving INA players are all-INA matches. No point showing them. I expect Simon and Kido/Hendra to win.

    2. The other one involves Towi/Butet vs an aging ex WC winner. I think Towi/Butet will beat them.
    IMHO,
    1. Yes, me too... Nowadays it seems Taufik is lack motivation and Markis/Hendra still tough opponent for their young teammate.
    2. Ehmmm... sometimes Tontowi/Butet inconsistent. But, hopefully they can win today!

  11. #11
    Regular Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Kuala Lumpue
    Posts
    1,838
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    i bet Koo/Tan would not survive in 2nd round as they played not so aggresive in 1st round, how they gonna expect to play against the german pair that so aggresive...

  12. #12
    Regular Member lucida's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Shanghai, China
    Posts
    109
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    I can't believe it. CCTV, the national TV network of China, is not telecasting China Open but a curling match. It seems nobody cares about badminton any more.

  13. #13
    Regular Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Citizen of The World
    Posts
    15,742
    Mentioned
    6 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Wang Xin - Porntip, expect short rallies as both players are fond of attacking at the first instance, should be exciting to watch

  14. #14
    Regular Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Location
    coming to a court near you...
    Posts
    28,044
    Mentioned
    7 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Looks like it's up to my cutie Jung Kyung Eun to beat Pan Pan

    14-14

  15. #15
    Regular Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Location
    coming to a court near you...
    Posts
    28,044
    Mentioned
    7 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

  16. #16
    Administrator kwun's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2002
    Location
    Santa Clara, California, United States
    Posts
    35,948
    Mentioned
    54 Post(s)
    Tagged
    2 Thread(s)

    Default

    the wonders of modern technology. we are driving down the highway and i am here sitting on the passenger seat watching china open streaming, tethering via my phone!

  17. #17
    Administrator kwun's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2002
    Location
    Santa Clara, California, United States
    Posts
    35,948
    Mentioned
    54 Post(s)
    Tagged
    2 Thread(s)

    Default

    is that taufik playing in the background?

Page 1 of 19 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 ... LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. 2011 China Open SSP: Round 1 Wed 23-Nov
    By chris-ccc in forum Hong Kong Open / China Open 2011
    Replies: 279
    : 11-24-2011, 09:09 PM
  2. 2011 China Masters: Day 2 - Round 1 on Wed 14-Sep
    By chris-ccc in forum Chinese Taipei GP Gold / China Masters 2011
    Replies: 205
    : 09-20-2011, 05:12 AM
  3. 2011 China Masters: Day 3 - Round 2 on Thursday 15-Sep
    By chris-ccc in forum Chinese Taipei GP Gold / China Masters 2011
    Replies: 237
    : 09-20-2011, 01:44 AM
  4. Indonesia Open PSS 2011 - Day 3 Round 16 (23 Jun 2011)
    By etudiant in forum Thailand / Singapore / Indonesia Open 2011
    Replies: 749
    : 06-24-2011, 12:20 AM
  5. China Open Super Series 2007 First Round and Second Round Quater Finals
    By BeiYu in forum Badminton Tournament Video Sharing
    Replies: 24
    : 11-30-2007, 03:23 AM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •