सामयिक विषय: Badminton
Question: Who has won the men’s singles title of recently held Yonex Sunsrise Hong Kong Open-2016?
(a) Sameer Verma
(b) Ng Ka Long Angus
(c) Lin Dan
(d) Chen Long
- The Yonex Sunsrise Hong Kong Open-2016 was the twelfth Super series tournament of the 2016 BWF Super Series.
- The tournament took place in Kowloon, Hong Kong from November 22–27, 2016.
- Result of the tournament:
- Men’s singles:
- Winner: Ng Ka Long Angus (Hong Kong)
- Runner Up: Sameer Verma(India)
- Women’s Singles:
- Winner: Tai Tzu Ying(Chinese Taipei)
- Runnner Up:P.V Sindhu(India)
- Ng Ka Long Angus became the first male badminton player from Hong Kong to win this competition.
Question: Who has won the women’s singles title of the Thaihot China Open-2016 ?
(a) Sun Yu
(b) Saina Nehwal
(c) PV Sindhu
(d) None of these
- The Thaihot China Open 2016 was the eleventh Superseries tournament of the 2016 BWF Super Series.
- The tournament took place in Fuzhou, China from November 15–20, 2016
- Winner: Jan O Jorgensen(Denmark)
- Runner Up: Chen Long(China)
- Winner: P.V. Sindhu(India)
- Runner Up: Sun Yu(China)
- This was first World Super series title for P.V Sindhu.
- P.V Sindhu is third non-Chinese woman to win the title after Malaysia’s Wong Mew Choo in 2007 and India’s own Saina Nehwal in 2014.