Les Bleues close to the feat against Hong Kong at the World Teams

The France team came very close to the feat this Sunday morning in Chengdu, China. Opposed to Hong Kong, one of the eight seeds of the competition and favorite of the group, the Blue pushed their opponents to play a fifth meeting, before losing 3-2.

Led 2-0 after the defeats of Prithika Pavade against Doo Hoi Kem (3-1) and Jianan Yuan against Zhu Chengshu (3-1), the French women returned to equality thanks to the victory of Pauline Chasselin over Lee Ho Ching (3-0), and the performance of Jianan Yuan against Doo Hoi Kem, world n°7 (3-1). Pavade, in charge of the deciding match, then lost 3-1 to Zhu Chengzhu.

“I’m disappointed to lose this match, but we did our best, believes Pauline Chasselin. It was a very difficult match, we were a bit nervous at 0-2. In the game, it was 50-50, but I would have liked to win. I hope to continue this momentum for the next game. »



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