Beiwen Zhang Through to Round of 16 at BWF World Championships 2022
Play continued at the BWF World Champinoships 2022 on August 23, 2022 in Tokyo, Japan at Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium. U.S. athletes were on court to compete in Women’s Singles, Women’s Doubles and Mixed Doubles for the second day of the tournament.
In Women’s Singles, Beiwen Zhang, No. 16 seed, faced France’s Léonice Huet. Zhang won in two games, 21-8 and 21-14. She faces South Korea’s No. 3 seed An Se Young next.
Iris Wang faced China’s No. 9 seed He Bing Jiao. She was defeated by the Chinese player, 13-21 and 7-21.
In Women’s Doubles, Francesca Corbett and Allison Lee faced Scotland’s Julie MacPherson and Ciara Torrance. The American pair were defeated, 18-21 and 3-21.
In Mixed Doubles, Vinson Chiu and Jennie Gai faced China’s Guo Xin Wa and Zhang Shu Xian. The American pair were defeated, 14-21 and 14-21.