2012 French Open Quarter finals--More emerging powers


Lee Yong Dae

2011 French Open MD Winner :Lee Yong Dae

Korea once again found doubles success, two incredible matches sending both men’s pairs to the semis after a shock upset by Shin and Eom in mixed.  Meanwhile, Tine Baun was also forced to say a last goodbye to the French crowd, beaten by young Japanese player Minatsu Mitani.

 Shin Baek Cheol and Eom Hye Won struck again on Friday, preventing another Chinese pair from advancing in the draw.  This time, the newly-formed Korean pair took down none other than the current World and Olympic champions Zhang Nan and Zhao Yunlei, in straight games, no less.... <FULL ARTICLE>