Momota to meet Chou in China Open final
SHANGHAI Badminton world champion Kento Momota fought back from a game down yesterday to defeat Olympic title-holder Chen Long and reach the men’s singles final of the Fuzhou China Open tournament.
The Japanese world No. 1 will meet Chinese Taipei’s Chou Tien-chen in today’s decider after beating China’s Chen 19-21, 21-17, 21-17.
Top seed Momota is chasing a fourth tournament victory in the World Tour calendar to add to the maiden world title he claimed in August.