Hong Kong Mixed Doubles team, 6th seed Lee Ka Yi / Wong Chi Him from Pool C, beat the 16th seed, Ngamorasert Supakorn / Buranakul Nopchanok from Thailand by 2-0 in 9 minutes. In the second match, Lee / Wong performed their excellent teamwork and beat the 11th seed, Korean Yang Yeonsoo / Lee Dongiun 2-0, the team that successfully upset the stronger seed yesterday.
And 5th seed Tong Tsz Wing / Tang Ming Hong participated in the Pool D matches today. They defeated the 13th seed Pakistan Gul Sadia / Zaman Farhan 2-0 in the first match, then once again won the 12th seed, Dalida Yvonne Alyssa / Pelino David William from the Philippines in another straight two.
For the Singles events, both Hong Kong, China representatives advanced to the Quarter-finals. Women's No. 3/4 seed Chan Sin Yuk Simmi knocked out 9/16 seed YEUNG Weng Chi from Macau, China by 3-0, while No. 2 seed Ho Tze Lok Tomato also eliminated her opponent, 9/16 seed Pakistani Sadiq Noor Ul Huda in straight games to enter the next round. And Men's 3/4 seed Lau Tsz Kwan Alex and 5/8 seed Leung Chi Hin Henry suppressed the 9/16 seed Japanese Hayashi Naoki and Korean player Na Jooyoung by 3-1 respectively.
Our two Mixed Doubles teams will attend their last pool match tomorrow morning to fight for their spots to the Quarters, which will be held in the afternoon. Our four Singles players will participate in the evening's Round of 8, while Lau Tsz Kwan Alex will face his compatriot, Leung Chi Hin Henry.
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