Will Asian players perform badly in HK Open?

Discussion in 'Hong Kong / Chinese Taipei / China Open 2003' started by Cheung, Sep 25, 2003.

  1. Cheung

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    There might be a good chance of this happening.

    After German Open, the European based players get a 3 week break to prepare for the HK Open. However, the Asian players also have to cope with the Asian badminton championships.......so less rest....
     
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    Another thing that struck my mind is the climate in the QE stadium, very cold and windy. The wind would affect every player, but to go from a hot humid climate just outside the main doors, to a chilly climate in the stadium and in the Shatin sport centre as well.
     
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    This is the main reason that the Chinese team quit from the ABC (no ranking points), as Li Yongbo stated.
     

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