Latest Badminton News and Articles

Malaysia's doubles need to work on their service

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News Published: 01 April 2014
Posted by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 985

Kuala Lumpur: One obvious problem for the Malaysian men's doubles players in the Malaysia Open Grand Prix Gold was their serves. Hoon Thien How-Tan Wee Kiong, Goh V Shem-Lim Khim Wah and Tan Boon Heong-Ow Yao Han seems didn't know how to serve properly.

Hoon Thien How and Tan Wee Kiong lost in the first round of the Malaysian Open GP Gold event last week.
Hoon Thien How and Tan Wee Kiong lost in the first round of the Malaysian Open GP Gold event last week.

Hoon Thien How and Tan Wee Kiong lost in the first round of the Malaysian Open GP Gold event last week.


When Lim Khim Wah- Goh V Shem played against Singapore’s Danny Bawa Chrisnanta-Chayut Triyachart in the final, their service were either


hit the net or got caught with their poor service-return, not to mention few of their service were faulted.

“It is clear that our pairs were faltered on their service and service-return,” said Malaysia's men's doubles coach, Pang Cheh Chang.

“Thien How, Yao Han and Boon Heong had their bad moments in service; they felt especially distracted when their service was faulted few times by the umpire."

“After Khim Wah and V Shem had few bad serves, they naturally became more cautious; this actually gave them more pressure to try to get their serve corrected during the game."

“I admit this is a problem, and we need to fix this so that our pairs can put this behind them and start playing with confidence.”

These pairs will compete in the Indian Open Superseries starting on Wednesday. Thien How-Wee Kiong will face Kang Jun-Liu Cheng of China in their first match; Khim Wah-V Shem will play India’s Manu Attri-B. Sumeeeth Reddy in the first round. However, Boon Heong-Yao Han are going to play a tough opener against Denmark’s Mathias Boe-Carsten Mogensen. We wish them good luck!

  • No comments found

Facebook

Twitter

Google Plus

YouTube

Replays: Malaysia Open 2015

2015 Malaysia Open Badminton Videos

Watch Replays

  • Recent News
  • Popular
Tan Boon Heong and Koo Kien Keat to reunite

Kuala Lumpur: A lot of badminton fans were heartbroken after

We want Lee Chong Wei! (video)

Lee Chong Wei was born into a poor family in Malaysia on Oct

Lin Dan, Chong Wei Feng march on at Badminton Asia Championships

Wuhan: After a pretty quiet day one at Badminton Asia Champi

Lin Dan joins torch relay for 2014 Youth Olympics

Nanjing: Two times Olympic gold medalist Lin Dan was one of

Carolina Marin Receives Sport Merit Royal Order

Madrid: The winner of 2014 BWF Badminton World Championships

The love story of Derek Wong and Vanessa Neo

By Cheryl Tay The love story of Singapore badminton players

Recommended badminton news for you