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Sunday, January 9, 2011

Chong Wei Champion Again

badminton player world number one Lee Chong Wei, Super Series Final rule with the third title in a row after defeating Danish player Peter Gade, in the final on Sunday (09/01/2011).

In the tournament for eight players / best mate in the super series was held in Taiwan, Malaysia-based player is beating Peter in two straight games, 21-9, 21-14. "It was nice to win it's third time here. It would be nice if Lin Dan also here because it will produce good matches for the spectators," said Lee Chong Wei was quoted as saying badminton page news on Sunday. 

Peter Hoeg Gade, according to him, is a very experienced player and is always difficult to fight it. "Peter is a very experienced player, I do not know how he can remain competitive in the age of 34 years," added Chong Wei, who is entitled to 40,000 U.S. dollars prize money for the victory. 

About his career this year, Chong Wei said he would not struggle to maintain ratings only. However, to ensure that qualified for the 2012 Olympics, he wanted to remain in the top three. "I do not want to risk injury by playing too many tournaments, but of course I will play on all Super Series Premier," he said. 

Premier Super Series is the tournament that were held this year, which consists of five tournaments with bigger prizes than any other super series, except for Malaysia which provide 400,000 U.S. dollars prize. 

Tournament is Korea (1.2 million U.S. dollar prize), the All England (350.000 U.S. dollars), Indonesia (600,000 U.S. dollars), Denmark (350.000 U.S. dollars), and China Open (350.000 U.S. dollars). 

As for Peter, who had recovered from a back injury, said he did not expect to reach the final in a tournament total of U.S. $ 500,000. "Of course I do not think made it to the finals. I'm proud of what I do in this tournament, especially after a back injury. I just came here with hopes of playing some games and do our best," said Peter, who will be absent in Malaysia Super Series (January 18 to 23). 

In the meantime, China bought three of the five titles up for grabs by winning the women's singles final, women's doubles, and mixed. The first seeded player to beat Wang Shixian Korea, Bae Youn Joo, 21-13, 21-15, to win the women's singles title and is entitled to bring home 40,000 U.S. dollars prize money. 

While the pair Wang Xiaoli / Yu Yang defeated their compatriots, Cheng Shu / Zhao Yunlei, 21-7, 21-17, to win women's doubles crown as well as 42,000 U.S. dollars prize money. 

Mixed doubles title won by a pair Zhang Nan / Zhao Yunlei couples who beat Thailand's Sudket Prapakamol / Saralee Thoungthongkam, 21-17, 21-12. The men's doubles champions won by top seed from Denmark, Carsten Mogensen / Mathias Boe, who won 21-17, 21-15 on Jung Jae Sung / Lee Yong Dae of Korea.

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