Joyful start for Europeans at the World Championships  
Published on 10/08/2011     Source : Badminton Europe

Even she has proved to be able to beat some of the best players in the world rankings, Carolina Marin created a big upset in yesterday's second round of the BWF Yonex World Championships. The Spanish teenager and current European Champion in U17 and U19 throws Eriko Hirose of Japan out of the tournament. In a 70 minute battle the 18 year-old beat the 15th seed Hirose in three games 21-23, 21-16, 21-16 and earned a ticket for the last 16 stage.

Marin will now face Shao Chieh Cheng of Taiwan. "I am really happy about the performance and the result. But ...

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