Fri. Sep 20th, 2019

Polii/Rahayu Through To Their Second Consecutive World Championships Semi-Final

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Greysia Polii/Apriani Rahayu through to their second consecutive World Championship Semi-Final by defeating Chen Qingchen/Jia Yifan in 67 minutes 25-23, 23-21. Fun fact, this is the same result for them in last year’s Quarter-Final stage and also the same opponent Chen/Jia, they won 23-21, 23-21. This is a third medal for Greysia Polii and a second for Apriani Rahayu. Greysia also won a bronze medal back in home soil in Jakarta when the World Championships was held in 2015 with Nitya Krishinda Maheswari.

Tomorrow (24/7) , they will face the same opponent in last year Semi-Final stage, Mayu Matsumoto/Wakana Nagahara. Last year they lost in straight games to them.

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