Selling fish to play Sudirman-Cup

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  1. demolidor

    demolidor Regular Member

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    "The Icelandic Badminton Association decided not to send the national team to play the Sudirman Cup in China because of financial reasons. This did not sit well with the players who then decided to try and raise the money themselves. It is the opinion of the players that the Sudirman Cup is the best team event to play because it is played in divisions according to strength. According to calculations it would cost around €12.000 to send the team."

    Continue reading: http://www.badmintoneurope.com/news_item.aspx?id=48875
     
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    Gosh.. What should i say? can't imagine that sell fish to earn the tournament fee..
     
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    I like the spirit of those players! Really awesome!
     
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    They are the 'true champion'
    Even i don't know that Iceland has badminton team :D
     
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    Excellent spirits
     
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    Wow wow wow, my hats off. To be able to participate in Sudirman 2011, they have already been the winners!
    Now I have 1 more team to support for. Go Iceland team, go Vietnam team!!! Good luck to you guys!!! ^^
     
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    Keep it up friends, I solute you !!
     
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    Bravo... this is the spirit we all should cultivate... go go go Iceland... :p
     

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