There is no doubt that Chinese WS is in decline. http://www.badzine.net/features/has-china’s-women’s-singles-supremacy-ended/34317/ The question is: why? 1. It's Chen Jin's fault 2. It's Zhang Ning's Fault 3. It's LYB's fault 4. It's the players' fault, especially LXR. 5. It's not their fault. Rest of the world has caught up.