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China’s Wang Yihan Finds Success at Yonex Open Chinese Taipei 2015

China’s badminton players showcased their dominance at the Yonex Open Chinese Taipei 2015 tournament. Wang Yihan, who had been struggling with poor form, made a remarkable comeback by claiming the Women’s Singles title. Chen Long triumphed in the Men’s Singles category, while Fu Haifeng and Zhang Nan secured victory in Men’s Doubles. Greysia Polii and Nitya Krishinda Maheswari from Indonesia emerged as winners in Women’s Doubles, and Ko Sung Hyun and Kim Ha Na from Korea took home the Mixed Doubles title.

Wang Yihan’s Unexpected Triumph

Wang Yihan, ranked World No. 8, surprised everyone with her exceptional performance throughout the tournament. She hadn’t won a title in nine months, but she proved her prowess by defeating formidable opponents. In the quarter-finals, she faced off against her compatriot Wang Shixian and staged an impressive comeback after losing the first game. Wang Yihan then went on to defeat Ratchanok Intanon, a skilled Thai player, in straight games. In the final, she outclassed her longtime rival Li Xuerui, winning 21-10 21-9.

Chen Long’s Continued Success

Chen Long’s incredible season continued as he secured victory in the Men’s Singles category. In a highly anticipated match against Malaysia’s Lee Chong Wei, Chen displayed his resilience and managed to emerge victorious in three closely contested games. Chen Long defeated Chou Tien Chen in the finals, winning the title with a final score of 15-21 21-9 21-6.

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Other Standout Performances

Gideon Markus Fernaldi and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo from Indonesia had an impressive run in the Men’s Doubles, defeating top-seeded pairs on their way to the finals. However, they were outclassed by the Chinese duo Zhang Nan and Fu Haifeng in the title match.

Greysia Polii and Nitya Krishinda Maheswari from Indonesia emerged as winners in the Women’s Doubles category after a spectacular week of competition. They overcame tough challenges from several Japanese pairs, including the top seeds, and secured victory over China’s Luo Ying and Luo Yu in the final.

In Mixed Doubles, Korea’s Ko Sung Hyun and Kim Ha Na caused an upset by defeating the top-seeded pair of Zhang Nan and Zhao Yunlei in the quarter-finals. They went on to claim the title by defeating their compatriots Shin Baek Choel and Chae Yoo Jung in the final.

Surprising Upsets

The tournament witnessed a few surprising upsets, including the early exit of some Chinese pairs. Xu Chen and Ma Jin, the reigning Indonesian Open champions, were defeated by Hong Kong’s Lee Chun Hei and Chau Hoi Wah in the second round. Another Chinese pair, Lu Kai and Huang Yaqiong, also suffered an early defeat to Indonesia’s Ronald Alexander and Melati Daeva Oktaviani. Liu Cheng and Bao Yixin, another strong Chinese pair, fell to Indonesia’s Praveen Jordan and Debby Susanto in the quarter-finals.

Conclusion and Call to Action

The Yonex Open Chinese Taipei 2015 tournament showcased the skill and talent of some of the best badminton players in the world. Wang Yihan’s remarkable comeback, Chen Long’s consistent success, and the impressive performances of other players made this tournament a thrilling experience for fans. To stay updated on the latest badminton news and upcoming tournaments, visit Carnegiecentre.com.

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FAQs

Q: Who won the Women’s Singles title at the Yonex Open Chinese Taipei 2015?
A: Wang Yihan from China emerged as the winner of the Women’s Singles category.

Q: Which Chinese players won titles at the Yonex Open Chinese Taipei 2015?
A: Wang Yihan, Chen Long, Fu Haifeng, and Zhang Nan from China claimed titles in various categories.

Q: Were there any surprising upsets in the tournament?
A: Yes, the tournament saw a few surprising upsets, with some Chinese pairs being eliminated early on.

Q: Who were the winners of the Mixed Doubles category?
A: Ko Sung Hyun and Kim Ha Na from Korea triumphed in the Mixed Doubles category.

Q: Where can I find the results of the Yonex Open Chinese Taipei 2015 tournament?
A: For detailed results of the tournament, visit Carnegiecentre.com.

Summary

The Yonex Open Chinese Taipei 2015 showcased the outstanding skills of badminton players from around the world. Wang Yihan made a triumphant return to form by winning the Women’s Singles title, while Chen Long continued his successful season with a victory in the Men’s Singles category. Chinese players also dominated the Men’s Doubles category with Fu Haifeng and Zhang Nan emerging as champions. Greysia Polii and Nitya Krishinda Maheswari from Indonesia claimed the Women’s Doubles title, and Ko Sung Hyun and Kim Ha Na from Korea secured victory in Mixed Doubles. The tournament was filled with exciting matches and surprising upsets, making it a memorable event for badminton enthusiasts. Stay updated on the latest badminton news by visiting Carnegiecentre.com.

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