INDEPENDENT pair Ong Yew Sin-Teo Ee Yi (pic) are in all probability the most effective performers on the Malaysian Open however they should step up their sport in the event that they need to seize one of many two spots for the Olympic Video games in Paris in 2024.
The World No. 7 Yew Sin-Ee Yi, who rely extra on their talent and easy coordination to defeat their opponents, want so as to add extra weapons to their arsenal, particularly an attack-oriented model to have a greater likelihood of beating the highest 10 pairs. .
On Friday, they misplaced to world No. 1 Fajar Alfian-Rian Ardianto of Indonesia on the Axiata Enviornment after a superb begin.
Aggressiveness coupled with their pure abilities make them as robust as Fajar-Rian, who mixed assault and talent to succeed in eight finals and win 4 of them final yr.
There are extra duels sooner or later between the 2 pairs however the Malaysians must be motivated and able to change their method to proceed to rise underneath new coach Rosman Razak.
However, Badminton Affiliation of Malaysia doubles teaching director Rexy Mainaky urged his doubles gamers to get out of their consolation zones.
World champions Aaron Chia-Soh Wooi Yik misplaced to their Chinese language opponent Liu Yu Chen-Ou Xuanyi within the second spherical whereas Goh Sze Fei-Nur Izzuddin Rumsani misplaced within the first spherical to a different Chinese language pair Liang Weikeng-Wang Chang. In ladies’s doubles, Pearly Tan-M. Thinaah was knocked out within the opening spherical.
“If you wish to achieve success, get out of your consolation zone. Whenever you change into world class, it’s important to put your self underneath strain,” stated Rexy.
“When a goal is ready, do not say we pressured you. The gamers need to be courageous.
“We take Argentina for instance. They misplaced to Saudi Arabia (within the World Cup) however then, rose once more to win the Cup. We need to see one thing like this from our gamers.”
Rexy believes that 2020 Tokyo Olympic Video games bronze medal winners Aaron-Wooi Yik can obtain extra however the critical work should begin now to construct the Olympics which has simply began on the Malaysian Open.
“Once they attain the end line, they need to cross it, with out hesitating and letting others defeat them,” reminded Rexy.
The message can be supposed to encourage younger pretenders Man Wei Chong-Tee Kai Wun (males’s doubles), who additionally misplaced within the first spherical, to drag up their socks and show that their victory on the Taiwan Open final yr there was no flash within the pan.
Rexy additionally inspired the gamers to be pro-active and never simply comply with the coaching however take part by analyzing their shortcomings and on the lookout for extra coaching to change into higher gamers.