Ahn Se-young, ranked No. 1 in the world, suffered from pain in his right knee after taping at the end of the first game against Chen Yu-pei (25), who is ranked third and is from his hometown, but overcame it to win 2-1 (21-18, 17-21, 21-8) and win the long-awaited gold medal.
It was a blood fight for an hour and a half. The previous day, China’s No. 2 player He Bing Zhao (25) was devastated 2-0 (21-10, 21-13).
Ahn Se-young, who contributed to the Korean team’s first gold medal in this event in 29 years, won two gold medals in the women’s team final against China on the 1st. She became the first Korean player to win a women’s singles title at the Asian Games in 29 years since Bang Soo-hyun at the 1994 Hiroshima Games. 스포츠토토사이트
Ahn Se-young trailed 5-8 early in the first game of the day as if she had not warmed up, but immediately made 8-8. He then ran away to 13-11 due to the opponent’s mistake and successful attack following a bold net run at 11-11, widening the gap.
And with an 18-17 lead, Ahn Se-young collapsed on the court complaining of pain in her right knee and received medical treatment. However, Ahn regained his coolness and finished the first game 21-18.
In the second game, Ahn was pulled 2-7, 5-10, 6-12, 9-14, 10-15, 12-16, 14-17. Due to knee pain, the movement was worse than in the first game.
Then, at 16-18, Cheon Yu-pei’s shuttlecock hit the net and crossed over to grab a point, driving to 16-19. And he was recognized for his score by applying for a challenge, and trailed 17-19. But they lost 17-21.
In the third game, Ahn Se-young gained strength again and used various techniques such as hairpins, leading 5-0, 6-1, 8-2, 10-4, 11-5, 13-6, 17-7, 18-8 and 19-8.