Ye Shiwen's 'unbelievable' swims are talk of the Olympics. The debacle has prompted wide debate on social media, with opinion divided on whether the players were exercising tactical nous within a poorly designed system or were guilty of failing the Olympic spirit and bringing the game into disrepute. Namespaces Article Talk. But Goode said the kind of tactical play seen Tuesday "does go on," especially in countries where the team ethic is very important. List of match fixing incidents. By The Associated Press Thu. But the Chinese sporting authorities accepted the decision and the head badminton coach apologized for the players' behavior.
Eight badminton players are disqualified from the women's doubles after being Two pairs from South Korea and one each from China and. One of the Chinese badminton players disqualified from the Olympics says she is quitting, saying her dream has been "heartlessly shattered".
The Chinese Olympic badminton doubles champion Yu Yang has announced she It did not appeal against the disqualification of the players.
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More Videos Retrieved 24 June The head coach of the Chinese badminton team, Li Yongbo, expressed contrition for what had happened. Teams blamed the introduction of a round-robin stage rather than a straight knockout tournament as the cause of the problem. But Yu and Wang, ranked No.
One of the Chinese badminton players disqualified from the Olympics for trying to lose a match has said she is quitting the sport. The head coach of the Chinese badminton team apologizes; Players from South Korea, China and Indonesia are expelled for not trying to win.
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After errors began occurring during routine shots in both matches, including shots going long and serves hitting the net, the crowd reacted angrily,   and the match between Yu Yang and Wang Xiaoli of China and Jung Kyung and Kim Ha Na of South Korea featured no rallies of more than four shots. The Daily Telegraph.
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