• Short Summary

    The Asian zone final of the World Team Badminton Championships opened in New Delhi on February 22, with the men's teams challenging for the Thomas Cup, and the women's teams competing for the Uber Cup.Convincing wins by Indonesian and South Korean players highlighted the first series of matches.In the opening women's singles event in the Uber Cup, Ivanna Lie of Indonesia (nearest camera) won easily against Thailand's Cheuycham Vilailak 11-3, 11-6.In the Thomas Cup, Sung Han Hook of South Korea (nearest camera) had a hard fight overcoming a fierce first set challenge by Nepal's Pratap Adhikari before winning 15-9, but breezed through the second set 15-0.Chandra Krishna of Nepal, (far court) was unable to mount any effective challenge against South Korea's Choi Byung Bak.Choi overwhelmed his opponent 15-2, 15-1.

  • Description

    1.
    UBER CUP: GVs Ivanna Lie of Indonesia winning opening singles match against Cheuycham Vilailak of Thailand (far side) (3 shots)
    0.37

    2.
    GV Cameramen photographing players
    0.39

    3.
    THOMAS CUP: GVs Sung Han Hook of South Korea serving, winning against Prakash Rana of Nepal (far court), crowd watching (2 shots)
    1.14

    4.
    THOMAS CUP: GV Choi Byung Hak, South Korea, winning over Chandra Krishna of Nepal
    1.35




    Initials BB/BB



    BADMINTON

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The Asian zone final of the World Team Badminton Championships opened in New Delhi on February 22, with the men's teams challenging for the Thomas Cup, and the women's teams competing for the Uber Cup.Convincing wins by Indonesian and South Korean players highlighted the first series of matches.In the opening women's singles event in the Uber Cup, Ivanna Lie of Indonesia (nearest camera) won easily against Thailand's Cheuycham Vilailak 11-3, 11-6.In the Thomas Cup, Sung Han Hook of South Korea (nearest camera) had a hard fight overcoming a fierce first set challenge by Nepal's Pratap Adhikari before winning 15-9, but breezed through the second set 15-0.Chandra Krishna of Nepal, (far court) was unable to mount any effective challenge against South Korea's Choi Byung Bak.Choi overwhelmed his opponent 15-2, 15-1.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8PX06X4HFFQJG7Z3EJL8FQ5WQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA8PX06X4HFFQJG7Z3EJL8FQ5WQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/02/1984
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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