Kento Momota beats Taiwan’s Chou

Taipei Times
Date: Nov 11, 2019
By: Staff writer, with AFP, SHANGHAI

Kento Momota won his 10th title of a remarkable year as Japan’s world No. 1 defeated Chou Tien-

Chou Tien-chen of Taiwan returns to Kento Momota of Japan during their men’s singles final at the Fuzhou China Open yesterday.
Photo: AFP

chen of Taiwan to retain his Fuzhou China Open crown yesterday.

Home hope Chen Yufei also defended the women’s title with a gritty victory over Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara.

Reigning two-time world champion Momota battled past world No. 2 Chou 21-15, 17-21, 21-18 in a repeat of last year’s final.

The 29-year-old Chou is in the unusual position of not having a coach and instead relies on his longtime physio to guide him courtside during matches.    [FULL  STORY]

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