New Zealand Open 2013 - getting attention from the big boys

Discussion in 'Australian / New Zealand Open 2013' started by cobalt, Mar 4, 2013.

  1. Jimmy_Goh

    Jimmy_Goh Regular Member

    Joined:
    May 14, 2007
    Messages:
    4,669
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Singapore
    Off hand, do you know how young are Ou and Tang?
     
  2. scorpion1

    scorpion1 Regular Member

    Joined:
    Oct 15, 2012
    Messages:
    5,747
    Likes Received:
    1
    Occupation:
    Exciting one
    Location:
    India
    just now checked.. Chinese players are 18 and 19 respectively
     
  3. kwun

    kwun Administrator

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2002
    Messages:
    40,280
    Likes Received:
    1,315
    Occupation:
    BC Janitor
    Location:
    Santa Clara, CA, USA
    Hoo is good. Woon on the other hand...
     
  4. Jimmy_Goh

    Jimmy_Goh Regular Member

    Joined:
    May 14, 2007
    Messages:
    4,669
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Singapore
    Both the China ladies seem quite even. I am still trying to see who is the front and who is the back court player.
     
  5. kwun

    kwun Administrator

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2002
    Messages:
    40,280
    Likes Received:
    1,315
    Occupation:
    BC Janitor
    Location:
    Santa Clara, CA, USA
    is that Pan Pan? easing into her coaching role. that hairstyle makes her look kinda old...
     
  6. Justin L

    Justin L Regular Member

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2011
    Messages:
    49,999
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Location:
    Citizen of The World
    The longest rally won by CHN but one of the partners hasn't got an efffective smash, mostly plays drop shots.
     
  7. Justin L

    Justin L Regular Member

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2011
    Messages:
    49,999
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Location:
    Citizen of The World
    That long punishing rally must have taken a toll on both pairs,they need a breather.
     
  8. Justin L

    Justin L Regular Member

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2011
    Messages:
    49,999
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Location:
    Citizen of The World
    From the start I expect Hoo/Woon to take the match, now they lost the 1st set.
     
  9. Justin L

    Justin L Regular Member

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2011
    Messages:
    49,999
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Location:
    Citizen of The World
    Both the CHN players can defend very well but only one of them can smash, the bigger one with pony tail(can't see her name on the livestream).
     
  10. Justin L

    Justin L Regular Member

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2011
    Messages:
    49,999
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Location:
    Citizen of The World
    Hoo/Woon to level up
     
  11. kwun

    kwun Administrator

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2002
    Messages:
    40,280
    Likes Received:
    1,315
    Occupation:
    BC Janitor
    Location:
    Santa Clara, CA, USA
    completely different 2nd game. the MAS girls are working much better and more fluid in their combination.

    the CHN girls have not much to answer, mostly on the defensive and not taking any initiative.
     
  12. kwun

    kwun Administrator

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2002
    Messages:
    40,280
    Likes Received:
    1,315
    Occupation:
    BC Janitor
    Location:
    Santa Clara, CA, USA
    gameplan is to attack the bigger girl tang. who has a more labored movement and weaker in defense.
     
  13. Justin L

    Justin L Regular Member

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2011
    Messages:
    49,999
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Location:
    Citizen of The World
    The CHN pair seems to have found their footing in G3.
     
  14. Justin L

    Justin L Regular Member

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2011
    Messages:
    49,999
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Location:
    Citizen of The World
    Still maintaining a healthy 6 pt lead by CHN
     
  15. Justin L

    Justin L Regular Member

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2011
    Messages:
    49,999
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Location:
    Citizen of The World
    16-11 now...
     
  16. Justin L

    Justin L Regular Member

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2011
    Messages:
    49,999
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Location:
    Citizen of The World
    Only 4 pt lead now
     
  17. Justin L

    Justin L Regular Member

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2011
    Messages:
    49,999
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Location:
    Citizen of The World
    17-13 crunch time soon
     
  18. Justin L

    Justin L Regular Member

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2011
    Messages:
    49,999
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Location:
    Citizen of The World
    Only 2 pt lead, whittled away many
     
  19. Justin L

    Justin L Regular Member

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2011
    Messages:
    49,999
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Location:
    Citizen of The World
    19-15 to CHN
     
  20. Justin L

    Justin L Regular Member

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2011
    Messages:
    49,999
    Likes Received:
    3,404
    Location:
    Citizen of The World
    19-17, can they take it?
     

Share This Page