Carolina Marin of Rio Olympic champion Spain and Chen Efei of the host country will face face-to-face in women’s singles category of China Open on Sunday. In the men’s section of the tournament, Japan’s shuttler Kento Momota will face Indonesia’s Star Anthony Ginting for the title.
In the women’s singles, Marin and Efei entered the finals after winning a lot of hardships in their semi-final bouts on Saturday. In the first semifinal, China’s Efei beat Japan’s Akana Yamaguchi 21-14, 15-21, 21-14. This match lasted one hour.
In the second semi-final of the women’s singles, Carolina also crossed the Japanese barrier. Marin made no mistake in defeating Nojomi Okuhara 15-21, 21-12, 21-13 in a match that lasted for one hour and five minutes in the title match.
Anthony will face Momota
Japan’s badminton player Kento Momota defeated Shi Yuki of China in the semi-finals of the men’s singles and enter the finals. Mom to beat Yuki 21-10, 21-17 in the second semi-final of the men’s singles. Momota took 40 minutes to win this match.
In the finals, he will face Indonesian Anthony Sinisuka Ginting, who beat Chou Tien Chen of Taipei Tai of China 12-21, 21-17, 21-15 in a tough match. The match lasted one hour and 8 minutes.