YONEX-SUNRISE Hong Kong Open Badminton Championships was successfully completed
Hong Kong's annual badminton competition YONEX-SUNRISE Hong Kong Open Badminton Championships has been successfully concluded on November 26. The 6-day event attracted more than 20,000 spectators. Nearly 300 athletes from 21 countries and regions staged a series of exciting matches for Hong Kong fans. Famous sports star Lin-Dan and Lee Chong Wei also have a great match in Hong Kong. Full house in Semi final and Final day. Hong Kong Badminton Association (HKBA) would like to express their gratitude to all sponsors, enterprises and organizations that sponsored the competition; and also the general public for their support.
Local Celebrities Support Hong Kong Open
The "YONEX-SUNRISE 2017 Hong Kong Open Badminton Championships" has been successfully held. Besides the star-studded line-up on the court, celebrities from different sectors of the community have come to support and enjoy this world-class event.
Lee Chong Wei Crowned Men’s Singles Title the fifth time in Hong Kong Open
Malaysian ace Lee Chong Wei tied Lin Dan’s record by winning his fifth Men’s Singles title in YONEX-SUNRISE 2017 Hong Kong Open Badminton Championships after beating China’s Chen Long in straight games 21:14, 21:19 and revenged his lost in the Olympics. Lee promised the fans to come back next year.
Tai Tzu Ying Clinched Her Third Hong Kong Open’s Women’s Singles Title
Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei clinched YONEX-SUNRISE 2017 Hong Kong Open Badminton Championships’ Women’s Singles title after straight-games victory over India’s Pusala V. Sindhu at the Hong Kong Coliseum. She became the first player successfully defended women’s singles title in the past 10 years.
Celine Tam Tsz-kwan Performed at the Opening Ceremony
‘America's Got Talent’ finalist Celine Tam Tsz-kwan performed at the opening ceremony of YONEX-SUNRISE 2017 Hong Kong Open Badminton Championships today (26 November) at the Hong Kong Coliseum before the finals commence.
Lee Chong Wei Will Take on Chen Long again after the Rio Olympics
Malaysian ace Lee Chong Wei entered the final of YONEX-SUNRISE 2017 Hong Kong Open Badminton Championships after defeating Shi Yi Qi of China by 21:19, 21:8. Lee will seek revenge for his failure to Rio Olympics final’s opponent Chen Long.
Chen Long and Tai Tzu Ying entered Men’s and Women’s Singles’ final
Chen Long and Tai Tzu Ying entered Men’s and Women’s Singles’ final of YONEX-SUNRISE 2017 Hong Kong Open Badminton Championships. Chen won a thrilling 87 minute match against Anders Antonsen of Denmark and World No.1 Tai Tzu Ying is one step closer to her fifth Superseries title after defeating Sung Ji Hyun of Korea.
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