China’s world domination in women’s doubles ends

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  • Saturday, 04 Aug 2018

Chen Qingchen of China, left, plays a shot as she and her partner Jia Yifan compete against Greysia Polii and Apriyani Rahayu of Indonesia in their womens badminton doubles quarterfinal match at the BWF World Championships in Nanjing, China, Friday, Aug. 3, 2018. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)

THE decline of the Chinese national badminton team is becoming more obvious now.

After a slide in the men and women’s singles, it’s the turn of their women’s doubles after their long domination at the World Championships ended.

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