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2017 Badminton Asia Championships to open in Wuhan

Source: hubei.gov.cn 03/16/2017 03:03:08

The 2017 Badminton Asia Championships will take place at Wuhan Sports Center from April 25 to 30. More than 300 players from over 20 Asian countries will gather in Wuhan to compete for the championship titles in men's singles, women's singles, men's doubles, women's doubles, and mixed doubles.

By then, badminton fans may have access to watch battles between Lin Dan and Lee Chong Wei, or Chen Long and Lee Chong Wei.

Li Yongbo, the head coach of the Chinese national badminton team, said the player list for the 2017 championships has not been decided, however, the best players will attend the championships.


The ticket price for the qualification matches in the first three successive days varies from RMB 100 to RMB 300. The first match will start at 10:00 A.M. on April 25. The quarter-finals will start at 4:00 P.M. on April 28, with the tickets priced at RMB 100, 200, 300, and 500. The semi-finals will begin on April 29 with the price of tickets set at RMB 200, 300, 500, and 800. Tickets for the finals on April 30 will be sold at RMB 300, 500, 800, and 1000. Tickets can be booked now on any authorized website like Damai.cn. Those who wish to attend can take either Metro Line 3 or Line 6 to the Wuhan Sports Center.