Lin Dan ready to conquer New Zealand
It is not every day you find Lin Dan in the lineup for a Super 300. But the Chinese superstar is tipped to be the coming New Zealand Open champion, as he will enter the tournament tomorrow. In the other half of the draw we’ll find Jonathan Christie from Indonesia, who currently ranks as world number 14.
Other players entering the tournament in the mens single, who should be interesting to follow, are Tommy Sugiarto, Sai Praneeth B. and Sony Dwi Kuncoro.
In the women’s single Sayaka Takahshi from Japan, currently ranked as number 19 in the world, takes the top spot of the draw. Last to win the womens single in New Zealand where Ratchanok Intanon.